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Welcome to Whaleyville ...

Whaleyville is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Whaleyville is within the boundaries of the (757) area code.

Communities Also Named Whaleyville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Whaleyville - it's located in Maryland.

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

Communities near Whaleyville ...

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

  • Suffolk [Suffolk City]
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    • Suffolk [Suffolk City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Whaleyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 93,913 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suffolk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suffolk<3>
  • Franklin [Franklin City]
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    • Franklin [Franklin City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Whaleyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,833 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<3>
  • Windsor [Isle of Wight County]
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    • Windsor [Isle of Wight County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the north of Whaleyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,800 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor<3>
  • Winton [Hertford County]
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    • Winton [Hertford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southwest of Whaleyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winton<3>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gatesville [Gates County]
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      • Gatesville [Gates County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Whaleyville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 290 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gatesville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gatesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gatesville<3>
    • Como [Hertford County]
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      • Como [Hertford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the west of Whaleyville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 82 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Como have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como<3>
    • Corapeake [Gates County]
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      • Corapeake [Gates County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Whaleyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corapeake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corapeake<3>
    • Gates [Gates County]
    • Pittmantown [Suffolk City]
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      • Pittmantown [Suffolk City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Whaleyville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittmantown
    • Holly Grove [Gates County]
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      • Holly Grove [Gates County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Whaleyville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whaleyville ...

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

Adding Whaleyville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whaleyville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>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 from Point A (ie- Whaleyville) 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 Whaleyville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WhaleyvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whaleyville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5906, Longitude: -76.6822    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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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