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Welcome to Poquoson ...
The location of Poquoson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Poquoson has a population of 12,228 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Poquoson.
The coastal city of Poquoson is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Poquoson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Poquoson is located in the (757) area code.
Websites for Poquoson ...
Official Website: www.ci.poquoson.va.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Poquoson had an population of 12,228 people. This is an increase of 0.64% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.72% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Poquoson had a population of 12,150 people.
The population of Poquoson represents 0.15% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 39th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,150 people, the population of Poquoson increased 5.05% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,566 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Poquoson.
Communities Also Named Poquoson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Poquoson: This one is located in and the other is located in York County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Poquoson.
Communities near Poquoson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Poquoson.
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 Poquoson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Poquoson.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Poquoson. 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 Poquoson.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Poquoson. See our Newspapers Page for Poquoson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Poquoson ...
Looking for more information about Poquoson? 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 Poquoson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Poquoson.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Poquoson: www.ci.poquoson.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022