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Welcome to Goodall ...

Goodall is located in Hanover County<1>.

The location of Goodall has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Goodall is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Goodall: (804)

Communities near Goodall ...

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

  • Richmond (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
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    • Richmond lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Goodall and is located in Richmond City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 232,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<5>
  • Ashland (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Goodall and is located in Hanover County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Rockville (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
  • Vontay (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
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    • Vontay lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Goodall and is located in Hanover County
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  • Wyndham (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyndham
    • Wyndham lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Goodall and is located in Henrico County
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  • Gwathmey (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gwathmey
    • Gwathmey lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Goodall and is located in Hanover County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gwathmey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gwathmey
  • Hunton (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunton
    • Hunton lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Goodall and is located in Henrico County
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  • Short Pump (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
  • Glen Allen (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
  • Hewlett (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
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    • Hewlett lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Goodall and is located in Hanover County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hewlett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hewlett

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goodall ...

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

Adding Goodall to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Goodall on a map titled Rand McNally Map (1911).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Goodall

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

The official website for Hanover County: www.co.hanover.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 Hanover, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Goodall - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Goodall) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goodall. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7826, Longitude: -77.6369       In this case, the coordinates for Goodall have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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