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Welcome to Urbanna ...

The coastal town of Urbanna is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Urbanna has a population of 457 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Urbanna.

Urbanna is near sea level<4>.

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

Urbanna is within the boundaries of the (804) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Urbanna had an population of 457 people. This is a decrease of 3.99% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.84% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Urbanna had a population of 476 people. This makes Urbanna the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 476 people, the population of Urbanna decreased 12.34% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 543 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Urbanna.

Communities Also Named Urbanna ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Urbanna - they are located in Illinois and Iowa.

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

Communities near Urbanna ...

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

  • West Point [King William County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Point
    • West Point [King William County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Urbanna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,310 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<6>
  • Kilmarnock [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilmarnock
    • Kilmarnock [Lancaster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Urbanna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,400 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kilmarnock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilmarnock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kilmarnock<6>
  • Irvington [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvington
    • Irvington [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Urbanna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 398 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irvington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvington<6>
  • White Stone [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Stone
    • White Stone [Lancaster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Urbanna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Stone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Stone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Stone<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Locust Hill [Middlesex County]
    • Glenns [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenns
      • Glenns [Gloucester County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Urbanna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenns
    • Ottoman [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ottoman
      • Ottoman [Lancaster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Urbanna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ottoman
    • Harmony Village [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmony Village
      • Harmony Village [Middlesex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Urbanna
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony Village
    • Monaskon [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monaskon
      • Monaskon [Lancaster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Urbanna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monaskon
    • Grafton [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
      • Grafton [Middlesex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Urbanna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Urbanna ...

Looking for more information about Urbanna? 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 Urbanna, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Urbanna.

Adding Urbanna to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Urbanna 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 Urbanna was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Urbanna in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Mentions & References for Urbanna

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Middlesex County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Middlesex County: www.co.middlesex.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 Middlesex, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Urbanna.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Urbanna - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Urbanna) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Urbanna. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from UrbannaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Urbanna. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6396, Longitude: -76.5746       In this case, the coordinates for Urbanna have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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