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Welcome to Ruthville ...

Ruthville is located in Charles City County<1>.

Ruthville is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Ruthville: (804)

Communities Also Named Ruthville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Ruthville - they are located in Missouri, North Dakota and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Ruthville ...

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

  • Hopewell [Hopewell City]
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    • Hopewell [Hopewell City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Ruthville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,375 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopewell<4>
  • Williamsburg [Williamsburg City]
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    • Williamsburg [Williamsburg City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Ruthville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,259 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<4>
  • West Point [King William County]
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    • West Point [King William County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Ruthville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,310 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<4>
  • Claremont [Surry County]
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    • Claremont [Surry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruthville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 335 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claremont have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Surry [Surry County]
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      • Surry [Surry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruthville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 215 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surry have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surry<4>
    • Kimages [Charles City County]
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      • Kimages [Charles City County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Ruthville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimages have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Burrowsville [Prince George County]
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      • Burrowsville [Prince George County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Ruthville
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    • Garysville [Prince George County]
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      • Garysville [Prince George County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Ruthville
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    • New Kent [New Kent County]
    • Elko [Henrico County]
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      • Elko [Henrico County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Ruthville
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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 Ruthville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ruthville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ruthville ...

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

Adding Ruthville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Ruthville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ruthville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ruthville on a map titled Rand McNally Map (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ruthville on our Genealogy Page.

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About Charles City County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Charles City County: www.co.charles-city.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 Charles City, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ruthville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Ruthville) 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 Ruthville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RuthvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ruthville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3674, Longitude: -77.0411    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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