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Welcome to Farmville ...

The town of Farmville is primarily located in Prince Edward County and is the County Seat for Prince Edward County. A portion of Farmville extends into Cumberland County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Farmville has a population of 7,872 people<2> (see below for details).

Farmville is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Farmville is located in the (804) area code.

Websites for Farmville ...

Official Website: www.farmvilleva.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Farmville had an population of 7,872 people. This is a decrease of 4.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Farmville had a population of 8,216 people (or 35.16% of the total population of Prince Edward County). This makes Farmville the county's most populous community.

The population of Farmville represents 0.1% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 43rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,216 people, the population of Farmville increased 20.03% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,845 people).

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

Communities Also Named Farmville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Farmville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Farmville ...

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

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    • Crewe [Nottoway County]

      • Crewe [Nottoway County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crewe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Keysville [Charlotte County]

      • Keysville [Charlotte County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keysville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Dillwyn [Buckingham County]

      • Dillwyn [Buckingham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillwyn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Burkeville [Nottoway County]

      • Burkeville [Nottoway County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burkeville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Pamplin City [Appomattox County]

      • Pamplin City [Appomattox County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pamplin City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Blake Village [Prince Edward County]

      • Blake Village [Prince Edward County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blake Village
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Hampden - Sydney [Prince Edward County]

      • Hampden - Sydney [Prince Edward County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampden - Sydney
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Cotton Town [Cumberland County]

      • Cotton Town [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cotton Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Abilene [Charlotte County]

      • Abilene [Charlotte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abilene
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Darlington Heights [Prince Edward County]

      • Darlington Heights [Prince Edward County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darlington Heights
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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 Farmville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Farmville.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Farmville. Our list includes 16 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Farmville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Farmville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Virginia

About Prince Edward County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Farmville: www.farmvilleva.com/

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>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 Farmville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Farmville) 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 Farmville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Farmville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farmville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2971, Longitude: -78.3994       In this case, the coordinates for Farmville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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