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Welcome to Onancock ...
Onancock is located in Accomack County.
The location of Onancock has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Onancock: oh-NANN-kock<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Onancock has a population of 1,215 people<3> (see below for details).
Onancock is near sea level<4>.
Time Zone: Onancock lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Onancock: (757)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Onancock had an population of 1,215 people. This is a decrease of 3.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.33% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Onancock had a population of 1,263 people. This makes Onancock the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Onancock represents 0.02% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 128th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,263 people, the population of Onancock decreased 17.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,525 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Onancock.
Communities near Onancock ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Onancock.
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 Onancock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Onancock.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Onancock. 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 Onancock.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Onancock. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Onancock.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Onancock ...
Looking for more information about Onancock? 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 Onancock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Onancock.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Accomack County: www.co.accomack.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Apr 2020