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Welcome to Blake Village ...

Blake Village is located in Prince Edward County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Blake Village: Blake Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Blake Village is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Blake Village is located in the (434) area code.

Communities near Blake Village ...

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

  • Farmville [Prince Edward County]
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    • Farmville [Prince Edward County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Blake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,846 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmville<5>
  • Crewe [Nottoway County]
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    • Crewe [Nottoway County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Blake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,129 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crewe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crewe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crewe<5>
  • Keysville [Charlotte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keysville
    • Keysville [Charlotte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Blake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 781 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keysville<5>
  • Charlotte Court House [Charlotte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlotte Court House
    • Charlotte Court House [Charlotte County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Blake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 512 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlotte Court House have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlotte Court House
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlotte Court House<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Drakes Branch [Charlotte County]
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      • Drakes Branch [Charlotte County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Blake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 501 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drakes Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drakes Branch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drakes Branch<5>
    • Burkeville [Nottoway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burkeville
      • Burkeville [Nottoway County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Blake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burkeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burkeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burkeville<5>
    • Pamplin City [Appomattox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pamplin City
      • Pamplin City [Appomattox County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Blake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 228 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pamplin City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pamplin City<5>
    • Phenix [Charlotte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phenix
      • Phenix [Charlotte County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Blake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 213 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phenix have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phenix
    • Abilene [Charlotte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abilene
      • Abilene [Charlotte County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Blake Village
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abilene
    • Darlington Heights [Prince Edward County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darlington Heights
      • Darlington Heights [Prince Edward County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Blake Village
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darlington Heights

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blake Village ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Prince Edward County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Prince Edward County: www.co.prince-edward.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 Prince Edward, 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 Blake Village - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Blake Village) 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 Blake Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blake Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blake Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2399, Longitude: -78.4636       In this case, the coordinates for Blake Village 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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