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Welcome to Joplin ...

Joplin is located in Prince William County<1>.

Joplin is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Joplin: (703) & (571)<3>

Communities Also Named Joplin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Joplin - they are located in Arkansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Joplin ...

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

  • Manassas [Manassas City]
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    • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Joplin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas<5>
  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
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    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Joplin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,036 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg<5>
  • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City]
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    • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Joplin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,478 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manassas Park have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas Park<5>
  • Dumfries [Prince William County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumfries
    • Dumfries [Prince William County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Joplin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,922 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumfries
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dumfries<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Indian Head [Charles County]
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      • Indian Head [Charles County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Joplin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,802 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Head have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Head
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Head<5>
    • Occoquan [Fairfax County]
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      • Occoquan [Fairfax County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Joplin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,086 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Occoquan have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Occoquan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Occoquan<5>
    • Quantico [Prince William County]
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      • Quantico [Prince William County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Joplin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 553 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quantico have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quantico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quantico<5>
    • Clifton [Fairfax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
      • Clifton [Fairfax County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Joplin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 293 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clifton<5>
    • Combat Village [Prince William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Combat Village
      • Combat Village [Prince William County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Joplin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Combat Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Combat Village
    • Montclair [Prince William County]
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      • Montclair [Prince William County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Joplin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montclair have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montclair
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montclair<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joplin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Virginia

About Prince William County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Prince William County: www.pwcgov.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 Prince William, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joplin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Joplin) 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 Joplin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Joplin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joplin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5611, Longitude: -77.3848    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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