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Red Bank, Virginia
(Northampton County)

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The location of Red Bank

Welcome to Red Bank ...

Red Bank is located in Northampton County.

The location of Red Bank has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Red Bank refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Red Banker<2>

Red Bank is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Red Bank: (757)

Communities near Red Bank ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Beaverlett   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cape Henry Village   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cheriton   [Map]   458   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Eastville   [Map]   167   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Exmore   [Map]   1,396   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Jamesville   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Red Bank.

Communities Also Named Red Bank ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Red Bank: This one is located in Northampton County and the other is located in Halifax County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 20 communities that are also named Red Bank - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Indiana, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (2) and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Red Bank. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Red Bank. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Red Bank.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Red Bank:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Bank ...

Looking for more information about Red Bank? 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.

Looking for more information about Red Bank? 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 Red Bank, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Red Bank.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Northampton County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Northampton County:

The official website for State of Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Red Bank refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Red Bank may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red Bank - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Red Bank) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Bank. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2474, Longitude: -75.9902     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Red Bank have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Red Bank.

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