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Welcome to North ...

North is located in Gloucester County<1>.



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

Communities Also Named North ...

While we believe that this North is located in Gloucester County, we know of another 3 Virginia communities named North. Those communities are located in the following counties: Arlington, Essex and Mathews County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 16 communities that are also named North - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee (2).

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

Communities near North ...

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

  • Williamsburg
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
  • West Point
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Point
    • West Point is located in King William County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,310 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point <2>
  • Kilmarnock
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kilmarnock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilmarnock
    • Kilmarnock is located in Lancaster County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,400 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kilmarnock <2>
  • Urbanna
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
  • Irvington
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irvington have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvington
    • Irvington is located in Lancaster County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 398 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvington <2>
  • White Stone
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Stone have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Stone
    • White Stone is located in Lancaster County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 331 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Stone <2>
  • Freeport
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeport have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
    • Freeport is located in Gloucester County
  • Grafton
    (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
    • Grafton is located in Middlesex County
  • Hartfield
    (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
  • Cardinal
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cardinal have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cardinal
    • Cardinal is located in Mathews County

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North ...

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

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

The official website for Gloucester County: www.co.gloucester.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 Gloucester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.









 

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