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Welcome to Sterling Point ...

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

A typical abbreviation for Sterling Point: Sterling Pt.

Sterling Point is near sea level<2>.

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

The area code for Sterling Point: (757)

Communities near Sterling Point ...

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

  • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Chesapeake
    • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Sterling Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 244,835 people
    • 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 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Sterling Point
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport News
    • Newport News [Newport News City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Sterling Point
    • 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]
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    • Hampton [Hampton City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Sterling Point
    • 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 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Sterling Point
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Suffolk
      • Suffolk [Suffolk City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Sterling Point
      • 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]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Poquoson
      • Poquoson [Poquoson City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Sterling Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,271 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poquoson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poquoson<4>
    • Smithfield [Isle of Wight County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
      • Smithfield [Isle of Wight County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Sterling Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,475 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<4>
    • Windsor [Isle of Wight County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
      • Windsor [Isle of Wight County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Sterling Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,758 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor<4>
    • Alantic City [Norfolk City]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Alantic City
      • Alantic City [Norfolk City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Sterling Point
      • 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 Sterling Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sterling Point.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sterling Point ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sterling Point. 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 Sterling Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Sterling Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sterling Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8424, Longitude: -76.3824       In this case, the coordinates for Sterling Point 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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