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Welcome to Lake Monticello ...

Lake Monticello is located in Fluvanna County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Lake Monticello: Lk. Monticello

Lake Monticello is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lake Monticello is located in the (434) area code.

Communities near Lake Monticello ...

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

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlottesville
    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Monticello
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,266 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville<5>
  • Louisa [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisa
    • Louisa [Louisa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Lake Monticello
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,733 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisa<5>
  • Gordonsville [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonsville
    • Gordonsville [Louisa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Lake Monticello
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,624 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordonsville<5>
  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Lake Monticello
    • Estimated population in 2019: 618 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Columbia [Fluvanna County]
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      • Columbia [Fluvanna County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Lake Monticello
      • Estimated population in 2016: 80 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
    • Rose Hill [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rose Hill
      • Rose Hill [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Monticello
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rose Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Hill
    • Shadwell [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shadwell
      • Shadwell [Albemarle County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Monticello
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shadwell
    • Belmont [Charlottesville City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
      • Belmont [Charlottesville City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Monticello
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
    • Cobham [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobham
      • Cobham [Albemarle County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Lake Monticello
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobham
    • Locust Grove [Charlottesville City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Grove
      • Locust Grove [Charlottesville City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Monticello
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Monticello ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fluvanna County: www.co.fluvanna.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 Fluvanna, 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 Lake Monticello - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lake Monticello) 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 Lake Monticello. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake Monticello

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Monticello. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9232, Longitude: -78.3347       In this case, the coordinates for Lake Monticello 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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