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Welcome to Cumnor ...

Cumnor is located in King and Queen County<1>.

Cumnor is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Cumnor: (804)

Communities near Cumnor ...

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

  • West Point [King William County]
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    • West Point [King William County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Cumnor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,310 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<5>
  • Tappahannock [Essex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tappahannock
    • Tappahannock [Essex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Cumnor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,400 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tappahannock have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tappahannock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tappahannock<5>
  • Warsaw [Richmond County]
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    • Warsaw [Richmond County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Cumnor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<5>
  • Urbanna [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urbanna
    • Urbanna [Middlesex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Cumnor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 457 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urbanna have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urbanna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urbanna<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Millers Tavern [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millers Tavern
      • Millers Tavern [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millers Tavern
    • Walkerton [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkerton
      • Walkerton [King and Queen County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkerton
    • Bowlers Wharf [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowlers Wharf
      • Bowlers Wharf [Essex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowlers Wharf
    • Dunnsville [Essex County]
    • Romancoke [King William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Romancoke
      • Romancoke [King William County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romancoke
    • Nesting [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nesting
      • Nesting [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nesting have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nesting

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cumnor ...

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

Adding Cumnor to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cumnor 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 Cumnor was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Virginia

About King and Queen County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 King and Queen, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cumnor - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cumnor) 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 Cumnor. 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 CumnorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cumnor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7249, Longitude: -76.8833    
<4>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.
<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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