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Welcome to Newington ...

Newington is located in Fairfax County<1>.

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

Newington is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Newington: (703) and (571)<4>

Websites for Newington ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fccc.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Newington, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Newington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Newington - they are located in Connecticut, Georgia, New Hampshire and Ontario.

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

Communities near Newington ...

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

  • Arlington [Arlington County]
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    • Arlington [Arlington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Newington
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 207,627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<6>
  • Alexandria [Alexandria City]
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    • Alexandria [Alexandria City] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Newington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 159,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria<6>
  • Manassas [Manassas City]
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    • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Newington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas<6>
  • Herndon [Fairfax County]
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    • Herndon [Fairfax County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Newington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,601 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herndon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herndon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herndon<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fairfax [Fairfax City]
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      • Fairfax [Fairfax City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,019 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfax<6>
    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]
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      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,230 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyattsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville<6>
    • Takoma Park [Montgomery County]
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      • Takoma Park [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Takoma Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Takoma Park<6>
    • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City]
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      • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,478 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manassas Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas Park<6>
    • Vienna [Fairfax County]
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      • Vienna [Fairfax County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,485 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vienna<6>
    • Falls Church [Falls Church City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falls Church
      • Falls Church [Falls Church City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,617 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falls Church
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falls Church<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newington ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Fairfax County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fairfax County: www.co.fairfax.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 Fairfax, 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 Newington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Newington) 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 Newington. 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 Newington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7384, Longitude: -77.1850       In this case, the coordinates for Newington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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