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Welcome to Auburn ...

Auburn is located in Fauquier County<1>.

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

Auburn is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Auburn lies within the (540) area code.

Adding Auburn to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Auburn in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Auburn elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Auburn on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Auburn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 46 communities that are also named Auburn - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming (2).

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

Communities near Auburn ...

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

  • Manassas [Manassas City]
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    • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Auburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas<5>
  • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City]
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    • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Auburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,478 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manassas Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas Park<5>
  • Warrenton [Fauquier County]
  • Haymarket [Prince William County]
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    • Haymarket [Prince William County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Auburn
    • 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>
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    • Middleburg [Loudoun County]
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      • Middleburg [Loudoun County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Auburn
      • 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>
    • Remington [Fauquier County]
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      • Remington [Fauquier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Auburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 658 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Remington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Remington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Remington<5>
    • Clifton [Fairfax County]
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      • Clifton [Fairfax County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Auburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 293 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clifton<5>
    • The Plains [Fauquier County]
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      • The Plains [Fauquier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Auburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 236 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Plains<5>
    • Catlett [Fauquier County]
    • Nokesville [Prince William County]
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      • Nokesville [Prince William County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Auburn
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nokesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nokesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nokesville<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 Auburn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Auburn.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Auburn. 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 Auburn.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Auburn ...

Looking for more information about Auburn? 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 Auburn, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Auburn.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Fauquier County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Auburn. 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 Auburn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Auburn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Auburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7029, Longitude: -77.7008       In this case, the coordinates for Auburn 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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