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Welcome to Willowbrook ...

Willowbrook is located in Louisa County<1>.

Willowbrook is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Willowbrook: (540)

Communities Also Named Willowbrook ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Willowbrook: This one is located in Louisa County and the other is located in Suffolk City.

Beyond Virginia, there are 19 communities that are also named Willowbrook - they are located in Alabama (2), British Columbia (2), California, Colorado, Illinois (3), Kansas, Maryland (2), New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Carolina and Utah.

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

Communities near Willowbrook ...

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

  • Ashland [Hanover County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Willowbrook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Louisa [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisa
    • Louisa [Louisa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Willowbrook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,764 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisa have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisa<5>
  • Mineral [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral
    • Mineral [Louisa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Willowbrook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 529 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral<5>
  • Columbia [Fluvanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Fluvanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Willowbrook
    • Estimated population in 2016: 80 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Vontay [Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vontay
      • Vontay [Hanover County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Willowbrook
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vontay
    • Montpelier [Hanover County]
    • Sandy Hook [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Hook
      • Sandy Hook [Goochland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Willowbrook
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Hook
    • Cuckoo [Louisa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuckoo
      • Cuckoo [Louisa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Willowbrook
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuckoo
    • Bumpass [Louisa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bumpass
      • Bumpass [Louisa County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Willowbrook
      • Bumpass has also been known as:
      • Bumpas
      • Bumpass Junction
      • Bumpass Station
      • Bumpass Turnout
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bumpass
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bumpass<5>
    • Goochland [Goochland County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willowbrook ...

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

Adding Willowbrook to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Willowbrook 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 Willowbrook was on a map titled Map of Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Louisa County: www.louisacounty.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 Louisa, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Willowbrook - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Willowbrook) 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 Willowbrook. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WillowbrookOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willowbrook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8281, Longitude: -77.8169    
<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.
<5>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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