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Montclair, Virginia

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The location of Montclair

Welcome to Montclair ...

Montclair is located in Prince William County.

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

When the people of Montclair refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Montclairian<2>

Montclair is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Montclair: (703) & (571)<4>

Communities near Montclair ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Indian Head (MD)   [Map]   3,807   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Port Tobacco Village (MD)   [Map]   15   E   18 miles [29 km]
Clifton   [Map]   295   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dumfries   [Map]   5,230   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Fairfax   [Map]   24,097   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Manassas Park   [Map]   16,591   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Montclair.

Communities Also Named Montclair ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Montclair - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky (2), Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina (5), South Carolina and Tennessee.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Montclair. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Montclair. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Montclair.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Montclair:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montclair ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Montclair refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Montclair may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Montclair - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Montclair) 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 Montclair. 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 Montclair

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montclair. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6110, Longitude: -77.3397     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Montclair have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Montclair.

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