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Welcome to Warrenton ...

The town of Warrenton is located in Fauquier County<1> and is the County Seat for Fauquier County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Warrenton has a population of 10,027 people<2> (see below for details).

Warrenton is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Warrenton: (540)

Websites for Warrenton ...

Official Website: www.townofwarrenton.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Warrenton had an population of 10,027 people. This is an increase of 4.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 50.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Warrenton had a population of 9,611 people (which is 14.74% of the total population of Fauquier County). This makes Warrenton the county's most populous community.

The population of Warrenton represents 0.12% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 40th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,611 people, the population of Warrenton increased 44.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,670 people).

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

Communities Also Named Warrenton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Warrenton - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Warrenton ...

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

  • Manassas [Manassas City]
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    • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Warrenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas<5>
  • Petersburg [Fauquier County]
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    • Petersburg [Fauquier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Warrenton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
  • Culpeper [Culpeper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Culpeper
    • Culpeper [Culpeper County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Warrenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,873 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Culpeper<5>
  • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manassas Park
    • Manassas Park [Manassas Park City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Warrenton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manassas Park have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,478 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manassas Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas Park<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Haymarket [Prince William County]
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      • Haymarket [Prince William County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haymarket have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,676 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haymarket
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haymarket<5>
    • Middleburg [Loudoun County]
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      • Middleburg [Loudoun County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleburg<5>
    • Remington [Fauquier County]
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      • Remington [Fauquier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Remington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 658 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Remington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Remington<5>
    • The Plains [Fauquier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Plains
      • The Plains [Fauquier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Warrenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 236 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Plains<5>
    • Washington [Rappahannock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
      • Washington [Rappahannock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 127 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<5>
    • Opal [Fauquier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opal
      • Opal [Fauquier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Warrenton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opal

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Warrenton. Our list includes 30 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Warrenton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Warrenton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Fauquier County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Warrenton: www.townofwarrenton.com/

The official website for Fauquier County: www.fauquiercounty.gov/

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 Fauquier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Warrenton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Warrenton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Warrenton) 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 Warrenton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Warrenton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Warrenton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7138, Longitude: -77.7956    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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