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Welcome to Highland Springs ...

Highland Springs is located in Henrico County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Highland Springs: Highland Spgs. (or less commonly used: Highland Spngs. or Highland Sprngs.)

Highland Springs is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Highland Springs is within the boundaries of the (804) area code.

Communities Also Named Highland Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Highland Springs - they are located in California (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Highland Springs ...

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

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    • Richmond [Richmond City]

      • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Highland Springs
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    • Hopewell [Hopewell City]

      • Hopewell [Hopewell City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Highland Springs
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    • Ashland [Hanover County]

      • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Highland Springs
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    • East Highland Park [Henrico County]

      • East Highland Park [Henrico County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Highland Springs
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    • Mechanicsville [Hanover County]

      • Mechanicsville [Hanover County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Highland Springs
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    • Varina [Henrico County]

      • Varina [Henrico County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Highland Springs
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    • Chamberlayne [Henrico County]

      • Chamberlayne [Henrico County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Highland Springs
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    • Cherry Gardens [Richmond County]

      • Cherry Gardens [Richmond County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Highland Springs
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    • Bensley Village [Chesterfield County]

      • Bensley Village [Chesterfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Highland Springs
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    • Bensley [Chesterfield County]

      • Bensley [Chesterfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Highland Springs
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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 Highland Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Highland Springs.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Highland Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Henrico County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Henrico County: www.co.henrico.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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Highland Springs - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Highland Springs) 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 Highland Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Highland Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Highland Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5460, Longitude: -77.3278       In this case, the coordinates for Highland Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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