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Welcome to Madison Heights ...

Madison Heights is located in Amherst County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Madison Heights: Madison Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Madison Heights is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Madison Heights lies within the (434) area code.

Communities Also Named Madison Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Madison Heights - they are located in Alabama, Michigan, Mississippi and New Jersey.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Madison Heights.

Communities near Madison Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Madison Heights.

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    • Amherst [Amherst County]

      • Amherst [Amherst County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Madison Heights
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    • Appomattox [Appomattox County]

      • Appomattox [Appomattox County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Madison Heights
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    • Woodbine Village [Lynchburg City]

      • Woodbine Village [Lynchburg City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Madison Heights
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    • Boonsboro [Bedford County]

      • Boonsboro [Bedford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Madison Heights
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    • Sweet Briar Station [Amherst County]

      • Sweet Briar Station [Amherst County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Madison Heights
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    • Concord [Campbell County]

      • Concord [Campbell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Madison Heights
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    • Forest [Bedford County]

      • Forest [Bedford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Madison Heights
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    • Rustburg [Campbell County]

      • Rustburg [Campbell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Madison Heights
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    • Timberlake [Campbell County]

      • Timberlake [Campbell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Madison Heights
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    • Beckham [Appomattox County]

      • Beckham [Appomattox County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Madison Heights
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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 Madison Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Madison Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Madison Heights ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Amherst County: www.countyofamherst.com/

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 Madison Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Madison Heights) 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 Madison Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Madison Heights

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Madison Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4310, Longitude: -79.1231       In this case, the coordinates for Madison Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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