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Welcome to Mine Ridge ...

Mine Ridge is located in Stafford County<1>.

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

Mine Ridge is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Mine Ridge is within the boundaries of the (540) area code.

Communities near Mine Ridge ...

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

  • Fredericksburg (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
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    • Fredericksburg lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Mine Ridge and is located in Fredericksburg City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,492 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg<5>
  • Dumfries (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumfries
    • Dumfries lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Mine Ridge and is located in Prince William County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,106 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumfries
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dumfries<5>
  • Remington (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
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    • Remington lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Mine Ridge and is located in Fauquier County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 661 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Remington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Remington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Remington<5>
  • Quantico (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
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    • Quantico lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Mine Ridge and is located in Prince William County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 558 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quantico have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quantico
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quantico<5>
  • Storck (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Storck
    • Storck lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Mine Ridge and is located in Stafford County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Storck
  • Dunavant (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunavant
    • Dunavant lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Mine Ridge and is located in Spotsylvania County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunavant
  • Hartwood Village (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartwood Village
    • Hartwood Village lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Mine Ridge and is located in Stafford County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartwood Village
  • Waverly Village (5 miles [8 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waverly Village
    • Waverly Village lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Mine Ridge and is located in Spotsylvania County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly Village
  • Falmouth (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falmouth
    • Falmouth lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Mine Ridge and is located in Stafford County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falmouth<5>
  • Northridge (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northridge
    • Northridge lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Mine Ridge and is located in Stafford County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northridge

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mine Ridge ...

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Mine Ridge

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About Stafford County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Stafford County: www.co.stafford.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 Stafford, 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 Mine Ridge - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mine Ridge) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mine Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3619, Longitude: -77.5730       In this case, the coordinates for Mine Ridge 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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