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Beaumont, Virginia
(Powhatan County)

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Welcome to Beaumont ...

Beaumont is located in Powhatan County<1>.

When the people of Beaumont refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Beaumonter<2>

Beaumont is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Beaumont is located in the (804) area code.

Communities Also Named Beaumont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Beaumont: This one is located in Powhatan County and the other is located in Goochland County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 21 communities that are also named Beaumont - they are located in Alberta, California (2), Colorado, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Mississippi, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Quebec (2), Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Beaumont ...

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

  • Columbia [Fluvanna County]
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    • Columbia [Fluvanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Beaumont
    • Estimated population in 2016: 80 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<6>
  • Sandy Hook [Goochland County]
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    • Sandy Hook [Goochland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Beaumont
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  • Clinton [Cumberland County]
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    • Clinton [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Beaumont
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  • Lakeside Village [Cumberland County]
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    • Lakeside Village [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Beaumont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Masons Corner [Amelia County]
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      • Masons Corner [Amelia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Beaumont
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    • Montpelier [Hanover County]
    • Short Pump [Henrico County]
    • Tuckahoe Village [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuckahoe Village
      • Tuckahoe Village [Henrico County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Beaumont
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    • Wyndham [Henrico County]
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      • Wyndham [Henrico County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Beaumont
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    • Midlothian [Chesterfield County]

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 Beaumont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Beaumont.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beaumont ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Powhatan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Beaumont refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Beaumont may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beaumont - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beaumont) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beaumont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beaumont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaumont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6653, Longitude: -77.9093    
<5>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.
<6>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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