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Welcome to Lake Barcroft ...

Lake Barcroft is located in Fairfax County.

The location of Lake Barcroft has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Lake Barcroft: Lk. Barcroft

Lake Barcroft is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Websites for Lake Barcroft ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fccc.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Lake Barcroft, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Lake Barcroft ...

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

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    • Arlington [Arlington County]

      • Arlington [Arlington County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Lake Barcroft
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    • Alexandria [Alexandria City]

      • Alexandria [Alexandria City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Lake Barcroft
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    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]

      • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Lake Barcroft
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    • Rockville [Montgomery County]

      • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Lake Barcroft
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    • Manassas [Manassas City]

      • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Lake Barcroft
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    • College Park [Prince George's County]

      • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Lake Barcroft
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    • Fairfax [Fairfax City]

      • Fairfax [Fairfax City] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Lake Barcroft
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    • Herndon [Fairfax County]

      • Herndon [Fairfax County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Barcroft
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    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]

      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Lake Barcroft
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    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]

      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Lake Barcroft
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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 Lake Barcroft. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lake Barcroft.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Barcroft ...

Looking for more information about Lake Barcroft? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fairfax County: www.co.fairfax.va.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Barcroft - 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 from Point A (ie- Lake Barcroft) 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 Lake Barcroft. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake Barcroft

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Barcroft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8479, Longitude: -77.1558       In this case, the coordinates for Lake Barcroft have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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