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Belle Haven, Virginia
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Welcome to Belle Haven ...

Belle Haven is located in Fairfax County.

A typical abbreviation for Belle Haven: Belle Hvn. (or less commonly used: Belle Havn.)

Belle Haven is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Belle Haven: (703) and (571)<2>

Communities near Belle Haven ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Bladensburg (MD)   [Map]   9,608   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
College Park (MD)   [Map]   32,275   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Greenbelt (MD)   [Map]   23,909   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hyattsville (MD)   [Map]   18,449   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
New Carrollton (MD)   [Map]   12,868   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Takoma Park (MD)   [Map]   17,765   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Belle Haven.

Communities Also Named Belle Haven ...

While we believe that this Belle Haven is located in Fairfax County, we know of another 3 Virginia communities named Belle Haven. Those communities are located in the following counties: Accomack, Roanoke and Virginia Beach City.

Beyond Virginia, there are 9 communities that are also named Belle Haven - they are located in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland and Minnesota.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Belle Haven. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Belle Haven. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Belle Haven.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Belle Haven:

Websites for Belle Haven ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belle Haven ...

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

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Belle Haven. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Belle Haven - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Belle Haven.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Belle Haven. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Belle Haven) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Belle Haven. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Belle Haven

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belle Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7854, Longitude: -77.0634     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Belle Haven.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Belle Haven.