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Welcome to Quantico ...

The town of Quantico is located in Prince William County<1>.

The location of Quantico has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Quantico has a population of 553 people<3> (see below for details).

Quantico is near sea level<4>.

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

Area codes for Quantico: (703) & (571)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Quantico had an population of 553 people. This is an increase of 15.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.43% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Quantico had a population of 480 people. This makes Quantico the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 480 people, the population of Quantico decreased 14.44% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 561 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Quantico.

Communities Also Named Quantico ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Quantico - it's located in Maryland.

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

Communities near Quantico ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Quantico.

  • Manassas [Manassas City]
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    • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Quantico
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas<7>
  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
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    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Quantico
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,036 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg<7>
  • La Plata [Charles County]
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    • La Plata [Charles County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Quantico
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Plata have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,631 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Plata
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Plata<7>
  • Indian Head [Charles County]
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    • Indian Head [Charles County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Quantico
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Head have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,802 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Head<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Occoquan [Fairfax County]
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      • Occoquan [Fairfax County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Quantico
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Occoquan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,086 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Occoquan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Occoquan<7>
    • Clifton [Fairfax County]
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      • Clifton [Fairfax County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Quantico
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 293 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clifton<7>
    • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County]
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      • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Quantico
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Tobacco Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Tobacco Village
    • Georgetown Village [Prince William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown Village
      • Georgetown Village [Prince William County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the north of Quantico
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Joplin [Prince William County]
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      • Joplin [Prince William County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Quantico
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    • Widewater Village at Stafford [Stafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Widewater Village at Stafford
      • Widewater Village at Stafford [Stafford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Quantico
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Widewater Village at Stafford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Widewater Village at Stafford

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 Quantico. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Quantico.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Quantico. 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 Quantico.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Quantico. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Quantico.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Quantico ...

Looking for more information about Quantico? 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 Quantico, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Quantico.

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About Prince William County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Prince William County: www.pwcgov.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Prince William, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Quantico.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Quantico - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Quantico) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quantico. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5224, Longitude: -77.2901       In this case, the coordinates for Quantico have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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