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Welcome to Southampton ...

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

Southampton is near sea level<2>.

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

Southampton is located in the (757) area code.

Communities Also Named Southampton ...

While we believe that this Southampton is located in , we know of another 3 Virginia communities named Southampton. Those communities are located in the following : Hampton City, Richmond City and Roanoke County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 16 communities that are also named Southampton - they are located in Maryland (2), Massachusetts, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island and Utah.

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

Communities near Southampton ...

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

  • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City]
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    • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Southampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 244,835 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake<4>
  • Norfolk [Norfolk City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norfolk
    • Norfolk [Norfolk City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Southampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 242,742 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norfolk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norfolk<4>
  • Newport News [Newport News City]
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    • Newport News [Newport News City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Southampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 179,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport News
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport News<4>
  • Hampton [Hampton City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampton
    • Hampton [Hampton City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Southampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 134,510 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<4>
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    • Portsmouth [Portsmouth City]
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      • Portsmouth [Portsmouth City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Southampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 94,398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth<4>
    • Suffolk [Suffolk City]
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      • Suffolk [Suffolk City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Southampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 92,108 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suffolk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suffolk<4>
    • Poquoson [Poquoson City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poquoson
      • Poquoson [Poquoson City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Southampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,271 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poquoson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poquoson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poquoson<4>
    • Smithfield [Isle of Wight County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
      • Smithfield [Isle of Wight County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Southampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,475 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<4>
    • Glenwood Park [Norfolk City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood Park
      • Glenwood Park [Norfolk City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Southampton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood Park
    • Alantic City [Norfolk City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alantic City
      • Alantic City [Norfolk City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Southampton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alantic City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alantic City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Southampton ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Southampton - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Southampton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Southampton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8921, Longitude: -76.3888       In this case, the coordinates for Southampton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>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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