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Welcome to Darlington Heights ...

Darlington Heights is located in Prince Edward County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Darlington Heights: Darlington Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Darlington Heights is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Darlington Heights is within the boundaries of the (434) area code.

Adding Darlington Heights to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Darlington Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Darlington Heights - they are located in New Jersey and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Darlington Heights ...

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

  • Farmville [Prince Edward County]
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    • Farmville [Prince Edward County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Darlington Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,846 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmville<5>
  • Appomattox [Appomattox County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Appomattox
    • Appomattox [Appomattox County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Darlington Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,794 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Appomattox
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Appomattox<5>
  • Keysville [Charlotte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keysville
    • Keysville [Charlotte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Darlington Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 781 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keysville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Darlington Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 512 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlotte Court House have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Darlington Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 501 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drakes Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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>
    • Pamplin City [Appomattox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pamplin City
      • Pamplin City [Appomattox County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Darlington Heights
      • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Darlington Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 213 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phenix have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Darlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abilene
    • Cullen [Charlotte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cullen
      • Cullen [Charlotte County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Darlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cullen
    • Blake Village [Prince Edward County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blake Village
      • Blake Village [Prince Edward County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Darlington Heights
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blake Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Darlington Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Prince Edward County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Darlington Heights. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Darlington Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Darlington Heights) 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 Darlington Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Darlington HeightsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Darlington Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1999, Longitude: -78.6044    
<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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