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Welcome to Nansemond Shores ...

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

A typical abbreviation for Nansemond Shores: Nansemond Shrs.

Nansemond Shores is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Nansemond Shores: (757)

Communities near Nansemond Shores ...

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

  • Chesapeake (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
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    • Chesapeake lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Nansemond Shores and is located in Chesapeake City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 247,011 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake<4>
  • Norfolk (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
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    • Norfolk lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Nansemond Shores and is located in Norfolk City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 242,803 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norfolk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norfolk<4>
  • Newport News (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
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    • Newport News lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Nansemond Shores and is located in Newport News City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 179,062 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport News
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport News<4>
  • Hampton (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
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    • Hampton lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Nansemond Shores and is located in Hampton City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 135,464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<4>
  • Portsmouth (10 miles [16.1 km] to the east)
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    • Portsmouth lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Nansemond Shores and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,094 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth<4>
  • Suffolk (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
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    • Suffolk lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Nansemond Shores and is located in Suffolk City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 93,913 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suffolk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suffolk<4>
  • Poquoson (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
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    • Poquoson lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Nansemond Shores and is located in Poquoson City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,257 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poquoson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poquoson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poquoson<4>
  • Smithfield (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
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    • Smithfield lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Nansemond Shores and is located in Isle of Wight County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,615 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<4>
  • Windsor (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
    • Windsor lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Nansemond Shores and is located in Isle of Wight County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,800 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor<4>
  • Chuckatuck (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chuckatuck
    • Chuckatuck lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Nansemond Shores and is located in Suffolk City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chuckatuck

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nansemond Shores ...

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

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The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nansemond Shores - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Nansemond Shores) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nansemond Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8646, Longitude: -76.4980       In this case, the coordinates for Nansemond Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>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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