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Welcome to Ravensworth ...

Ravensworth is located in Fairfax County<1>.

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

Ravensworth is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Ravensworth: (703) & (571)<4>

Websites for Ravensworth ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fccc.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Ravensworth, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Ravensworth ...

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

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

Communities near Ravensworth ...

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

  • Arlington [Arlington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arlington
    • Arlington [Arlington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Ravensworth
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 207,627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<6>
  • Alexandria [Alexandria City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexandria
    • Alexandria [Alexandria City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Ravensworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 159,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria<6>
  • Rockville [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
    • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Ravensworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,079 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville<6>
  • Manassas [Manassas City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manassas
    • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Ravensworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Herndon [Fairfax County]
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      • Herndon [Fairfax County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Ravensworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herndon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herndon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herndon<6>
    • Fairfax [Fairfax City]
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      • Fairfax [Fairfax City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Ravensworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,019 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfax<6>
    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]
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      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Ravensworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,230 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyattsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville<6>
    • Takoma Park [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Takoma Park
      • Takoma Park [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Ravensworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Takoma Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Takoma Park<6>
    • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manassas Park
      • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Ravensworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,478 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manassas Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas Park<6>
    • Vienna [Fairfax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vienna
      • Vienna [Fairfax County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Ravensworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,485 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vienna<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ravensworth. See our Newspapers Page for Ravensworth.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ravensworth ...

Looking for more information about Ravensworth? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ravensworth, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ravensworth.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Fairfax County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fairfax County: www.co.fairfax.va.us/

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 Fairfax, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ravensworth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ravensworth) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ravensworth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8040, Longitude: -77.2205       In this case, the coordinates for Ravensworth have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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