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Welcome to Dunavant ...

Dunavant is located in Spotsylvania County<1>.

Dunavant is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Dunavant is within the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Dunavant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Dunavant - they are located in Alabama and Kansas.

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

Communities near Dunavant ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
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    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Dunavant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,492 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg<4>
  • Culpeper [Culpeper County]
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    • Culpeper [Culpeper County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Dunavant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,214 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Culpeper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Culpeper<4>
  • Remington [Fauquier County]
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    • Remington [Fauquier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Dunavant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 661 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Remington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Remington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Remington<4>
  • Storck [Stafford County]
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    • Storck [Stafford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Dunavant
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wilderness [Orange County]
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      • Wilderness [Orange County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Dunavant
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    • Brockroad [Spotsylvania County]
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      • Brockroad [Spotsylvania County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Dunavant
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    • Hartwood [Stafford County]
    • Stafford Lakes Village [Stafford County]
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      • Stafford Lakes Village [Stafford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Dunavant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stafford Lakes Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stafford Lakes Village
    • Hartwood Village [Stafford County]
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      • Hartwood Village [Stafford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Dunavant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Indian Town [Orange County]
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      • Indian Town [Orange County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Dunavant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Town have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Town

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dunavant ...

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

Adding Dunavant to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dunavant 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 Dunavant was on a map titled Map of Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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

The official website for Spotsylvania County: www.spotsylvania.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 Spotsylvania, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dunavant - 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' (or 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- Dunavant) 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 Dunavant. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DunavantOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dunavant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3614, Longitude: -77.6663    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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