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Welcome to King George ...

King George is located in King George County<1> and is the County Seat for King George County.

The location of King George has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

King George is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for King George: (540)

Communities near King George ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
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    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of King George
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,036 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg<5>
  • Colonial Beach [Westmoreland County]
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    • Colonial Beach [Westmoreland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of King George
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,619 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Beach<5>
  • Bowling Green [Caroline County]
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    • Bowling Green [Caroline County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of King George
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowling Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,175 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowling Green
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowling Green<5>
  • Quantico [Prince William County]
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    • Quantico [Prince William County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of King George
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quantico have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quantico
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quantico<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Port Royal [Caroline County]
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      • Port Royal [Caroline County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of King George
      • Estimated population in 2019: 206 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<5>
    • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County]
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      • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of King George
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Tobacco Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15 people
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    • Fairview Beach [King George County]
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      • Fairview Beach [King George County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of King George
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview Beach
    • Somerset Beach [King George County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset Beach
      • Somerset Beach [King George County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of King George
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerset Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset Beach
    • Alden [King George County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alden
      • Alden [King George County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of King George
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alden
    • Ninde [King George County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ninde
      • Ninde [King George County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of King George
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ninde

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for King George ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About King George County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for King George County: www.king-george.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 King George, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around King George - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- King George) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in King George. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2682, Longitude: -77.1844       In this case, the coordinates for King George have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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