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Welcome to Millington ...

Millington is located in Albemarle County<1>.

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

Millington is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Millington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Millington - they are located in Connecticut, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, Oregon, Quebec and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Millington ...

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

  • Charlottesville (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlottesville
    • Charlottesville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Millington and is located in Charlottesville City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,950 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville<5>
  • Waynesboro (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
    • Waynesboro lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Millington and is located in Waynesboro City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,741 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<5>
  • Elkton (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkton
    • Elkton lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Millington and is located in Rockingham County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,914 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton<5>
  • Grottoes (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grottoes
    • Grottoes lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Millington and is located in Augusta County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,864 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grottoes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grottoes<5>
  • Stanardsville (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanardsville
    • Stanardsville lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Millington and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 393 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanardsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanardsville<5>
  • Ivy (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
  • Mountfair (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountfair
    • Mountfair lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Millington and is located in Albemarle County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountfair
  • Logan Village (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan Village
    • Logan Village lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Millington and is located in Albemarle County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan Village
  • Crozet (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Ednam Village (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ednam Village
    • Ednam Village lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Millington and is located in Albemarle County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ednam Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ednam Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Millington ...

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

Adding Millington to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Millington in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Millington was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Millington in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Millington on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Millington

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Albemarle County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

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 Albemarle, 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 Millington - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Millington) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1235, Longitude: -78.6122       In this case, the coordinates for Millington 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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