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Welcome to White Stone ...

The coastal town of White Stone is located in Lancaster County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, White Stone has a population of 331 people<3> (see below for details).

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

White Stone is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for White Stone: (804)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, White Stone had an population of 331 people. This is a decrease of 5.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.54% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, White Stone had a population of 352 people. This makes White Stone the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 352 people, the population of White Stone decreased 1.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 358 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for White Stone.

Communities Also Named White Stone ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named White Stone - they are located in South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near White Stone ...

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

  • Kilmarnock [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilmarnock
    • Kilmarnock [Lancaster County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of White Stone
    • 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>
  • Urbanna [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urbanna
    • Urbanna [Middlesex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of White Stone
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 457 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urbanna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urbanna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urbanna<6>
  • Amburg [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amburg
    • Amburg [Middlesex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of White Stone
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amburg
  • 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 southwest of White Stone
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Grafton [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
      • Grafton [Middlesex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of White Stone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton
    • Hartfield [Middlesex County]
    • Locust Hill [Middlesex County]
    • Stingray Point [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stingray Point
      • Stingray Point [Middlesex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of White Stone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stingray Point
    • Ottoman [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ottoman
      • Ottoman [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of White Stone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ottoman
    • Richtown [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richtown
      • Richtown [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of White Stone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richtown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Stone ...

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

Adding White Stone to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Mentions & References for White Stone

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Lancaster County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Lancaster County: www.lancova.com/

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 Lancaster, 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 White Stone.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around White Stone - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- White Stone) 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 White Stone. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from White StoneOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Stone. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6440, Longitude: -76.3897       In this case, the coordinates for White Stone 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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