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Welcome to Jeffress ...

Jeffress is located in Mecklenburg County<1>.

Jeffress is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Jeffress is located in the (434) area code.

Communities near Jeffress ...

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

  • Chase City [Mecklenburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chase City
    • Chase City [Mecklenburg County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Jeffress
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,217 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chase City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chase City<4>
  • Stovall [Granville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stovall
    • Stovall [Granville County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Jeffress
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 420 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stovall have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stovall
  • Boydton [Mecklenburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boydton
    • Boydton [Mecklenburg County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Jeffress
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 410 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boydton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boydton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boydton<4>
  • Clover [Halifax County]
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    • Virgilina [Halifax County]
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      • Virgilina [Halifax County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Jeffress
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 135 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virgilina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virgilina<4>
    • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsburg
      • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Jeffress
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsburg<4>
    • Henrico [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henrico
      • Henrico [Mecklenburg County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Jeffress
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrico
    • Shiny Rock [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shiny Rock
      • Shiny Rock [Mecklenburg County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Jeffress
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiny Rock
    • Aarons Creek [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aarons Creek
      • Aarons Creek [Halifax County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Jeffress
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aarons Creek
    • Bullock [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bullock
      • Bullock [Granville County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Jeffress
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bullock have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bullock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bullock<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jeffress ...

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

Adding Jeffress to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Jeffress on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Mecklenburg County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Mecklenburg, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jeffress - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jeffress) 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 Jeffress. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from JeffressOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jeffress. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6539, Longitude: -78.5372    
<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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