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Montross, Virginia

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Welcome to Montross ...

The town of Montross is located in Westmoreland County and is the County Seat for Westmoreland County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Montross has a population of 388 people<1> (see below for details).

Montross is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Montross: (804)

The ZIP code for Montross: 22520<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Montross had a population of 384 people. This makes Montross the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 384 people, the population of Montross increased 21.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 315 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Montross had an population of 388 people. This is an increase of 1.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.17% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Montross.

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 Montross. 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 Montross. 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 Montross.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montross ...

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

Communities near Montross ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Leonardtown   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Montross

Located in Saint Mary's County (MD)

Colonial Beach   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Montross

Tappahannock   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the South (S) of Montross

Located in Essex County

Warsaw   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the South (S) of Montross

Located in Richmond County

Bryant Town   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the North (N) of Montross

Tallent Town   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Montross

Located in Richmond County

Coltons Point   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Montross

Located in Saint Mary's County (MD)

Oak Grove   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Montross

Abell   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the North (N) of Montross

Located in Saint Mary's County (MD)

Avenue   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the North (N) of Montross

Located in Saint Mary's County (MD)

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Westmoreland County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Westmoreland County:

The official website for State of Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Montross.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Montross - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Montross). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Montross or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Montross) 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 Montross. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Montross

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montross. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0954, Longitude: -76.8280     [Map].






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