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Welcome to Montrose ...

Montrose is located in Henrico County<1>.

Montrose is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Montrose: (804)

Communities Also Named Montrose ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Montrose - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Montrose ...

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

  • Richmond [Richmond City]
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    • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Montrose
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 232,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<4>
  • Hopewell [Hopewell City]
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    • Hopewell [Hopewell City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Montrose
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopewell<4>
  • Colonial Heights [Colonial Heights City]
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    • Colonial Heights [Colonial Heights City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Montrose
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,205 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonial Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Heights<4>
  • Ashland [Hanover County]
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    • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Montrose
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Highland Park [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Highland Park
      • East Highland Park [Henrico County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Montrose
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    • Lee Park [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lee Park
      • Lee Park [Henrico County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Montrose
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    • Cherry Gardens [Richmond County]
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      • Cherry Gardens [Richmond County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Montrose
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    • Turner Woods [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turner Woods
      • Turner Woods [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Montrose
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    • Varina Grove [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Varina Grove
      • Varina Grove [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Montrose
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    • Varina [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Varina
      • Varina [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Montrose
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Varina

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montrose ...

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

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

The official website for Henrico County: www.co.henrico.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 Henrico, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Montrose - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Montrose) 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 Montrose. 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 MontroseOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montrose. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5213, Longitude: -77.3772    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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