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Welcome to Lara ...

Lara is primarily located in Northumberland County. A portion of Lara extends into Richmond County.

Lara is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Lara is within the boundaries of the (804) area code.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lara. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lara. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lara.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lara:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lara ...

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

Communities near Lara ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Tappahannock   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the West (W) of Lara

Located in Essex County

Warsaw   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Lara

Located in Richmond County

Kilmarnock   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Lara

Located in Lancaster County

Urbanna   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the South (S) of Lara

Located in Middlesex County

Irvington   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the South (S) of Lara

Located in Lancaster County

White Stone   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Lara

Located in Lancaster County

Farnham   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the West (W) of Lara

Located in Richmond County

Lankford Corner   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Lara

Located in Lancaster County

Remo   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the East (E) of Lara

Bowlers Wharf   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the West (W) of Lara

Located in Essex County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lara.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Northumberland County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Northumberland County: www.co.northumberland.va.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lara - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lara) 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 Lara. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lara

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lara. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8529, Longitude: -76.5176     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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This page was last modified: 31 Mar 2020