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Cheriton, Virginia

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The location of Cheriton

Welcome to Cheriton ...

The town of Cheriton is located in Northampton County.

The location of Cheriton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Cheriton has a population of 451 people<2> (see below for details).

Cheriton is near sea level<3>.

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

Cheriton is located in the (757) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cheriton had a population of 487 people. This makes Cheriton the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 487 people, the population of Cheriton decreased 2.4% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 499 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Cheriton had an population of 451 people. This is a decrease of 7.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.62% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Cheriton.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cheriton. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cheriton. 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 Cheriton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cheriton ...

Looking for more information about Cheriton? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Cheriton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cheriton.

Communities near Cheriton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Exmore   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Cheriton

Belle Haven   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Cheriton

Located in Accomack County

Nassawadox   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Cheriton

Eastville   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the North (N) of Cheriton

Cheapside   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the South (S) of Cheriton

Jamesville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the North (N) of Cheriton

Pleasant Cove Village   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the North (N) of Cheriton

Onemo   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Cheriton

Located in Mathews County

Beaverlett   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Cheriton

Located in Mathews County

Savage Town   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Cheriton

Located in Accomack County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cheriton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cheriton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Cheriton) 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 Cheriton. 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 Cheriton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cheriton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2920, Longitude: -75.9686     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cheriton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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