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Welcome to Williamsburg ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Williamsburg has a population of 15,019 people<1> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Williamsburg.
The city of Williamsburg is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Williamsburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Williamsburg is located in the (757) area code.
The ZIP code for Williamsburg: 23185<3>
Websites for Williamsburg ...
Official Website: www.ci.williamsburg.va.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Williamsburg had an population of 15,019 people. This is an increase of 6.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 25.18% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Williamsburg had a population of 14,068 people.
The population of Williamsburg represents 0.18% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 36th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,068 people, the population of Williamsburg increased 17.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,998 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Williamsburg.
Communities Also Named Williamsburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Williamsburg: This one is located in and the other is located in James City County.
Beyond Virginia, there are 55 communities that are also named Williamsburg - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Idaho, Illinois (5), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio (3), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Williamsburg.
Communities near Williamsburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Williamsburg.
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 Williamsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Williamsburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Williamsburg. 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 Williamsburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Williamsburg. Our list includes 57 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Williamsburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Williamsburg ...
Looking for more information about Williamsburg? 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 Williamsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Williamsburg.
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The official website for Williamsburg: www.ci.williamsburg.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022