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Welcome to Strawhorn ...

Strawhorn is located in Hanover County<1>.

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

Strawhorn is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Strawhorn: (804)

Communities near Strawhorn ...

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

  • Richmond [Richmond City]
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    • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Strawhorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 230,436 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<5>
  • Ashland [Hanover County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Strawhorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,875 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Chamberlayne [Henrico County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chamberlayne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chamberlayne
    • Chamberlayne [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Strawhorn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chamberlayne
  • East Highland Park [Henrico County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Highland Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Highland Park
    • East Highland Park [Henrico County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Strawhorn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Highland Park
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Heckler Village [Henrico County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heckler Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heckler Village
      • Heckler Village [Henrico County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Strawhorn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heckler Village
    • Highland Springs [Henrico County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland Springs
      • Highland Springs [Henrico County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Strawhorn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highland Springs<5>
    • Hanover [Hanover County]
    • Lakeside [Henrico County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside
      • Lakeside [Henrico County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Strawhorn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside
    • Sandston [Henrico County]
    • Dumbarton [Henrico County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumbarton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumbarton
      • Dumbarton [Henrico County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Strawhorn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumbarton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Strawhorn ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hanover County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hanover County: www.co.hanover.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 Hanover, 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 Strawhorn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Strawhorn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Strawhorn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6490, Longitude: -77.3350       In this case, the coordinates for Strawhorn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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