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Welcome to Hunton ...

Hunton is located in Henrico County<1>.

Hunton is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Hunton is located in the (804) area code.

Communities near Hunton ...

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

  • Richmond [Richmond City]
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    • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Hunton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 232,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<4>
  • Ashland [Hanover County]
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    • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Hunton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<4>
  • Atlee Station [Hanover County]
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    • Atlee Station [Hanover County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Hunton
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  • Chamberlayne [Henrico County]
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    • Chamberlayne [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Hunton
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dumbarton [Henrico County]
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      • Dumbarton [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Hunton
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    • Lakeside [Henrico County]
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      • Lakeside [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Hunton
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    • Short Pump [Henrico County]
    • Wyndham [Henrico County]
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      • Wyndham [Henrico County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Hunton
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    • Tuckahoe [Henrico County]
    • East Highland Park [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Highland Park
      • East Highland Park [Henrico County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Hunton
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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 Hunton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hunton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hunton ...

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

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About Henrico County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hunton. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Henrico, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hunton - 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- Hunton) 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 Hunton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HuntonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hunton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6884, Longitude: -77.4995    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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