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Welcome to Millwood ...

Millwood is located in Clarke County<1>.

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

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

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

Millwood is within the (504) area code.

Communities Also Named Millwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Millwood: This one is located in Clarke County and the other is located in Gloucester County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 31 communities that are also named Millwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland (3), Missouri, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (6), Texas, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Millwood ...

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

  • Petersburg (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petersburg
    • Petersburg lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Millwood and is located in Fauquier County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
  • Winchester (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
    • Winchester lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Millwood and is located in Winchester City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,700 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<5>
  • Front Royal (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Front Royal
    • Front Royal lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Millwood and is located in Warren County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,389 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Front Royal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Front Royal<5>
  • Purcellville (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purcellville
    • Purcellville lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Millwood and is located in Loudoun County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purcellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purcellville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Purcellville<5>
  • Strasburg (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
    • Strasburg lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Millwood and is located in Shenandoah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,716 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<5>
  • Charles Town (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charles Town
    • Charles Town lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Millwood and is located in Jefferson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,015 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charles Town
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charles Town<5>
  • Ranson (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranson
    • Ranson lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Millwood and is located in Jefferson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,360 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ranson has also been known as:
    • Corporation of Ranson
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranson<5>
  • Berryville (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryville
    • Berryville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Millwood and is located in Clarke County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,369 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville<5>
  • Stephens City (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stephens City
    • Stephens City lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Millwood and is located in Frederick County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,106 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephens City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephens City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephens City<5>
  • Middletown (13 miles [20.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
    • Middletown lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Millwood and is located in Frederick County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,424 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Millwood ...

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

Adding Millwood to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Millwood 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 Millwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Millwood

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Clarke County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Clarke County: www.co.clarke.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 Clarke, 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 Millwood - 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 from Point A (ie- Millwood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0696, Longitude: -78.0378       In this case, the coordinates for Millwood 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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