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Welcome to Gold Hill ...

Gold Hill is located in Buckingham County<1>.

Gold Hill is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Gold Hill is within the boundaries of the (434) area code.

Communities Also Named Gold Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Gold Hill - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (2), Nevada (2), New Mexico, North Carolina (3), Oregon, Utah, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Gold Hill ...

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

  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Gold Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 618 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<5>
  • Dillwyn [Buckingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillwyn
    • Dillwyn [Buckingham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Gold Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 442 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillwyn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillwyn<5>
  • Columbia [Fluvanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Fluvanna County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Gold Hill
    • Estimated population in 2016: 80 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
  • Trents Mill [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trents Mill
    • Trents Mill [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Gold Hill
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trents Mill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lakeside Village [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside Village
      • Lakeside Village [Cumberland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Gold Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
    • Weber City [Fluvanna County]
    • Buckingham [Buckingham County]
    • Cumberland [Cumberland County]
    • Fork Union [Fluvanna County]
    • Alcoma [Buckingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcoma
      • Alcoma [Buckingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Gold Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alcoma

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gold Hill ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Buckingham County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gold Hill. 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 Buckingham, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gold Hill - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gold Hill) 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 Gold Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gold Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gold Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6237, Longitude: -78.3703    
<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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