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Welcome to Powhatan ...
The location of Powhatan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Powhatan: POW-hah-tan<3>
Powhatan is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Powhatan lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Powhatan is within the boundaries of the (804) area code.
Communities Also Named Powhatan ...
While we believe that this Powhatan is located in Powhatan County, we know of another 2 Virginia communities named Powhatan. Those communities are located in the following counties: Campbell and Richmond County.
Beyond Virginia, there are 10 communities that are also named Powhatan - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Ohio and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Powhatan.
Communities near Powhatan ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Powhatan.
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 Powhatan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Powhatan.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Powhatan. 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 Powhatan.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Powhatan. See our Newspapers Page for Powhatan.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Powhatan ...
Looking for more information about Powhatan? 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 Powhatan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Powhatan.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Powhatan. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Powhatan County: www.co.powhatan.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020