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Welcome to Jarratt ...

The pronunciation of Jarratt: JAYR-att<1>

The town of Jarratt is primarily located in Greensville County. A portion of Jarratt extends into Sussex County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Jarratt has a population of 597 people<2> (see below for details).

Jarratt is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Jarratt: (434)

The ZIP code for Jarratt: 23867<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jarratt had a population of 638 people (which is 5.21% of the total population of Greensville County). This makes Jarratt the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 638 people, the population of Jarratt increased 8.32% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 589 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Jarratt had an population of 597 people. This is a decrease of 6.43% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.36% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Jarratt.

Communities near Jarratt ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Adams Grove   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Capron   [Map]   155   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Drewryville   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Emporia   [Map]   5,282   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Grizzard   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Henry   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Jarratt ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Jarratt - it's located in Ontario.

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

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 Jarratt. 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 Jarratt. 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 Jarratt.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jarratt ...

Looking for more information about Jarratt? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Jarratt, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jarratt.

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

The official website for Greensville County: www.greensvillecountyva.gov/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jarratt.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jarratt - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Jarratt). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jarratt or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Jarratt. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jarratt) 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 Jarratt. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jarratt

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jarratt. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8142, Longitude: -77.4682     [Map].

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