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Welcome to Powhatan ...
The location of Powhatan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Powhatan: POW-hah-tan<2>
Powhatan is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Powhatan lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Powhatan is located in the (804) area code.
Communities near Powhatan ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Powhatan and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Powhatan.
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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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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 ...
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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: 17 Jan 2019