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Welcome to Laurel Park ...

Laurel Park is located in Henry County<1>.

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

Laurel Park is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Laurel Park is located in the (276) area code.

Communities Also Named Laurel Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Laurel Park: This one is located in Henry County and the other is located in Henrico County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 10 communities that are also named Laurel Park - they are located in Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Laurel Park ...

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

  • Eden [Rockingham County]
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    • Eden [Rockingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Laurel Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eden<5>
  • Martinsville [Martinsville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsville
    • Martinsville [Martinsville City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Laurel Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,355 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsville<5>
  • Stoneville [Rockingham County]
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    • Stoneville [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Laurel Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,261 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stoneville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoneville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stoneville<5>
  • Ridgeway [Henry County]
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    • Ridgeway [Henry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Laurel Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 688 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeway<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Villa Heights [Henry County]
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      • Villa Heights [Henry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Laurel Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Villa Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villa Heights
    • Collinsville [Henry County]
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      • Collinsville [Henry County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Laurel Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<5>
    • Fieldale [Henry County]
    • Reed Creek Village [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reed Creek Village
      • Reed Creek Village [Henry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Laurel Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reed Creek Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reed Creek Village
    • Horse Pasture [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horse Pasture
      • Horse Pasture [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Laurel Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horse Pasture
    • Sandy Level [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Level
      • Sandy Level [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Laurel Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy Level have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Level

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Laurel Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Henry County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.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 Henry, 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 Laurel Park - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Laurel Park) 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 Laurel Park. 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 Laurel ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Laurel Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6887, Longitude: -79.8006       In this case, the coordinates for Laurel Park 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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