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Welcome to Oakcrest ...

Oakcrest is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Oakcrest: (703) & (571)<2>

Communities near Oakcrest ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Oakcrest and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
College Park (MD)   [Map]   32,303   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Greenbelt (MD)   [Map]   23,489   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hyattsville (MD)   [Map]   18,333   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rockville (MD)   [Map]   68,401   N   18 miles [29 km]
Takoma Park (MD)   [Map]   17,885   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Arlington   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Oakcrest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Oakcrest: This one is located in Alexandria City and the other is located in Arlington County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 11 communities that are also named Oakcrest - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and Utah (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oakcrest. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oakcrest. 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 Oakcrest.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakcrest ...

Looking for more information about Oakcrest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Oakcrest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oakcrest, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oakcrest.

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oakcrest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Oakcrest. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oakcrest) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Oakcrest. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Oakcrest

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakcrest. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8271, Longitude: -77.0878     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oakcrest.

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