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Welcome to Ivy ...

Ivy is located in Albemarle County<1>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Ivy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Ivy - they are located in Arkansas, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Ontario, Oregon, Tennessee (2), Texas (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Ivy ...

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

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
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    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Ivy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,950 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville<4>
  • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City]
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    • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Ivy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,741 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<4>
  • Grottoes [Augusta County]
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    • Grottoes [Augusta County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Ivy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,864 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grottoes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grottoes<4>
  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
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    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Ivy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<4>
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    • Stanardsville [Greene County]
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      • Stanardsville [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Ivy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanardsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanardsville<4>
    • Barracks [Albemarle County]
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      • Barracks [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Ivy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barracks have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barracks
    • Huntington Village [Albemarle County]
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      • Huntington Village [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Ivy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington Village
    • University Heights [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Heights
      • University Heights [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Ivy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for University Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Heights
    • Crozet [Albemarle County]
    • Logan Village [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan Village
      • Logan Village [Albemarle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Ivy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ivy ...

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

Adding Ivy to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

The Communities of Virginia

About Albemarle County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

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 Albemarle, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ivy - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ivy) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ivy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IvyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ivy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0564, Longitude: -78.5962    
<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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