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Welcome to Atoka ...

Atoka is located in Fauquier County<1>.

The location of Atoka has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Atoka is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Atoka lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Atoka is located in the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Atoka ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Atoka - they are located in Kentucky, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atoka.

Communities near Atoka ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Atoka.

  • Leesburg [Loudoun County]
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    • Leesburg [Loudoun County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Atoka
    • Estimated population in 2019: 53,727 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leesburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leesburg<5>
  • Petersburg [Fauquier County]
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    • Petersburg [Fauquier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Atoka
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
  • Purcellville [Loudoun County]
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    • Purcellville [Loudoun County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Atoka
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,178 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purcellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purcellville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Purcellville<5>
  • Warrenton [Fauquier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrenton
    • Warrenton [Fauquier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Atoka
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,027 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Berryville [Clarke County]
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      • Berryville [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Atoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,371 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville<5>
    • Haymarket [Prince William County]
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      • Haymarket [Prince William County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Atoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,676 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haymarket have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haymarket
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haymarket<5>
    • Middleburg [Loudoun County]
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      • Middleburg [Loudoun County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Atoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleburg<5>
    • Round Hill [Loudoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Hill
      • Round Hill [Loudoun County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Atoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 656 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Round Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Round Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Round Hill<5>
    • Hamilton [Loudoun County]
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      • Hamilton [Loudoun County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Atoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 629 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<5>
    • Boyce [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyce
      • Boyce [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Atoka
      • Estimated population in 2019: 627 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boyce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boyce<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atoka. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atoka.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atoka. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Atoka.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atoka. See our Newspapers Page for Atoka.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atoka ...

Looking for more information about Atoka? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Atoka, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Atoka.

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About Fauquier County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atoka. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fauquier County: www.fauquiercounty.gov/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Fauquier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atoka - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atoka) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atoka. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9757, Longitude: -77.8094       In this case, the coordinates for Atoka have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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