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Welcome to Crimora ...

Crimora is located in Augusta County<1>.

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

Crimora is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Crimora lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Crimora ...

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

  • Staunton [Staunton City]
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    • Staunton [Staunton City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Crimora
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,190 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Staunton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Staunton<5>
  • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City]
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    • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Crimora
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,741 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<5>
  • Bridgewater [Rockingham County]
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    • Bridgewater [Rockingham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Crimora
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,162 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgewater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgewater<5>
  • Grottoes [Augusta County]
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    • Grottoes [Augusta County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Crimora
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,864 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grottoes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grottoes<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dayton [Rockingham County]
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      • Dayton [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Crimora
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,642 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<5>
    • Mount Crawford [Rockingham County]
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      • Mount Crawford [Rockingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Crimora
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Crawford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Crawford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Crawford<5>
    • Fishersville [Augusta County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fishersville
      • Fishersville [Augusta County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Crimora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fishersville<5>
    • Afton [Nelson County]
    • Foothill Village [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foothill Village
      • Foothill Village [Albemarle County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Crimora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foothill Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foothill Village
    • Lyndhurst [Augusta 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 Crimora. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crimora.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crimora ...

Looking for more information about Crimora? 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 Crimora, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crimora.

Adding Crimora to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Crimora in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Crimora was on a map titled Map of Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Augusta County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Augusta County: www.co.augusta.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 Augusta, 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 Crimora - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crimora) 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 Crimora. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CrimoraOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crimora. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1540, Longitude: -78.8503       In this case, the coordinates for Crimora 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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