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Welcome to Nimmo ...

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

Nimmo is near sea level<2>.

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

Nimmo lies within the (757) area code.

Communities Also Named Nimmo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Nimmo - it's located in Arkansas.

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

Communities near Nimmo ...

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

  • Virginia Beach (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia Beach
    • Virginia Beach lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Nimmo and is located in Virginia Beach City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 451,231 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virginia Beach<4>
  • Chesapeake (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesapeake
    • Chesapeake lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Nimmo 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 (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norfolk
    • Norfolk lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Nimmo 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>
  • Portsmouth (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
    • Portsmouth lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Nimmo 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>
  • Sandbridge Beach (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandbridge Beach
    • Sandbridge Beach lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Nimmo and is located in Virginia Beach City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandbridge Beach
  • Kempsville Gardens (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kempsville Gardens
    • Kempsville Gardens lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Nimmo and is located in Virginia Beach City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kempsville Gardens
  • Pocahontas Village (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocahontas Village
    • Pocahontas Village lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Nimmo and is located in Virginia Beach City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocahontas Village
  • Thalia Village (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thalia Village
    • Thalia Village lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Nimmo and is located in Virginia Beach City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thalia Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thalia Village
  • Aragona Village (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aragona Village
    • Aragona Village lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Nimmo and is located in Virginia Beach City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aragona Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aragona Village
  • North Virginia Beach (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Virginia Beach
    • North Virginia Beach lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Nimmo and is located in Virginia Beach City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Virginia Beach

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nimmo ...

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

Adding Nimmo to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Nimmo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Nimmo was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Nimmo on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Nimmo

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

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 Nimmo - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nimmo) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nimmo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7599, Longitude: -76.0163       In this case, the coordinates for Nimmo 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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