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Welcome to Groveton ...

Groveton is located in Fairfax County.

Groveton is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Groveton: (703) and (571)<2>

Communities near Groveton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Groveton and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
College Park (MD)   [Map]   32,303   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greenbelt (MD)   [Map]   23,489   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Hyattsville (MD)   [Map]   18,333   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
New Carrollton (MD)   [Map]   13,023   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Takoma Park (MD)   [Map]   17,885   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Alexandria   [Map]   160,035   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Groveton.

Communities Also Named Groveton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Groveton: This one is located in Fairfax County and the other is located in Prince William County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 7 communities that are also named Groveton - they are located in Michigan, New Hampshire, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Groveton. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Groveton. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Groveton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Groveton:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Groveton ...

Looking for more information about Groveton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Groveton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Groveton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Groveton.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fairfax County: www.co.fairfax.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Groveton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Groveton. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Groveton) 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 Groveton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Groveton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Groveton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7673, Longitude: -77.0847     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Groveton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Groveton.

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