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Welcome to Belmont ...

Belmont is located in Spotsylvania County<1>.

Belmont is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Belmont is located in the (540) area code.

Adding Belmont 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 Belmont 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 Belmont elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Belmont on a Rand McNally Map (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Belmont ...

While we believe that this Belmont is located in Spotsylvania County, we know of another 7 Virginia communities named Belmont. Those communities are located in the following counties: Charlottesville City, Fairfax, Loudoun, Montgomery, Prince William, Stafford and Warren County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 88 communities that are also named Belmont - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (4), Idaho, Illinois (3), Indiana (3), Kansas (6), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (3), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (6), Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (3), Tennessee (6), Texas, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Belmont ...

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

  • Orange [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orange
    • Orange [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Belmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange<4>
  • Louisa [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisa
    • Louisa [Louisa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Belmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,733 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisa have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisa<4>
  • Gordonsville [Louisa County]
  • Mineral [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral
    • Mineral [Louisa County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Belmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 523 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glenora [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenora
      • Glenora [Spotsylvania County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Belmont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenora
    • Paytes [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paytes
      • Paytes [Spotsylvania County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Belmont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paytes
    • Logan [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan
      • Logan [Spotsylvania County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Belmont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan
    • Margo [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Margo
      • Margo [Spotsylvania County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Belmont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Margo
    • Lewiston [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewiston
      • Lewiston [Spotsylvania County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Belmont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewiston
    • McHenry [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McHenry
      • McHenry [Spotsylvania County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Belmont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McHenry

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belmont ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Virginia

About Spotsylvania County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spotsylvania County: www.spotsylvania.va.us/

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 Spotsylvania, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Belmont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Belmont) 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 Belmont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Belmont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1538, Longitude: -77.8662    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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