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Welcome to Taylorsville ...

Taylorsville is located in Hanover County<1>.

Taylorsville is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Taylorsville: (804)

Communities Also Named Taylorsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Taylorsville - they are located in Alabama, California, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi (2), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas and Utah.

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

Communities near Taylorsville ...

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

  • Richmond [Richmond City]
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    • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Taylorsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 232,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<4>
  • Ashland [Hanover County]
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    • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Taylorsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<4>
  • Bowling Green [Caroline County]
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    • Bowling Green [Caroline County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Taylorsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,182 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowling Green have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowling Green
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowling Green<4>
  • Burruss Corner [Caroline County]
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    • Burruss Corner [Caroline County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Taylorsville
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    • Gwathmey [Hanover County]
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      • Gwathmey [Hanover County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Taylorsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gwathmey have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gwathmey
    • Hanover [Hanover County]
    • Ruther Glen [Caroline County]
    • Hewlett [Hanover County]
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      • Hewlett [Hanover County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Taylorsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hewlett have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hewlett
    • Hunton [Henrico County]
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      • Hunton [Henrico County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Taylorsville
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    • Penola [Caroline County]
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      • Penola [Caroline County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Taylorsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penola have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penola

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Taylorsville ...

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

Adding Taylorsville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Hanover County

About Virginia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Taylorsville. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Taylorsville - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Taylorsville) 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 Taylorsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TaylorsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Taylorsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8288, Longitude: -77.4601    
<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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