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Welcome to Studley ...

Studley is located in Hanover County<1>.

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

Studley is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Studley: (804)

Communities Also Named Studley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Studley - they are located in Florida and Kansas.

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

Communities near Studley ...

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

  • Richmond (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
    • Richmond lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Studley and is located in Richmond City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 232,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<5>
  • Ashland (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Studley and is located in Hanover County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,908 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Atlee Station (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlee Station
    • Atlee Station lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Studley and is located in Hanover County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlee Station
  • Mechanicsville (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsville
    • Mechanicsville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Studley and is located in Hanover County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsville<5>
  • Hanover (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
  • Manquin (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manquin
    • Manquin lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Studley and is located in King William County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manquin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manquin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manquin<5>
  • Chamberlayne (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chamberlayne
    • Chamberlayne lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Studley and is located in Henrico County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chamberlayne
  • Westwood (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westwood
    • Westwood lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Studley and is located in Hanover County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westwood
  • East Highland Park (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Highland Park
    • East Highland Park lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Studley and is located in Henrico County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Highland Park
  • Highland Springs (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Studley ...

Looking for more information about Studley? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Studley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Studley.

Adding Studley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Studley 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 Studley was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Studley

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About Hanover County

About Virginia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Studley. 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 Studley - 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- Studley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Studley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6757, Longitude: -77.2908       In this case, the coordinates for Studley 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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