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Appomattox County, Virginia


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Statistics & Facts


Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.


Statistics & Facts

The Virginia state capital is Richmond.
The population of Appomattox is approximately 1,707 (1990), 1733 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 732 (1990), 753 (2010).
The amount of land area in Appomattox is 5.643 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.013 sq kilometers.
The distance from Appomattox to Washington DC is 148 miles.
The distance to the Virginia state capital is 77 miles. (as the crow flies)
Appomattox is positioned 37.35 degrees north of the equator and 78.82 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Appomattox elevation is (county) 460 to 1,151 feet above sea level.
Appomattox average annual rainfall is 44 inches per year
Appomattox average temperature is 56.7 degrees F.


in the center of Virginia, halfway between Lynchburg and Farmville. A Map for Appomattox County -
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History & History Related Items

Many thanks to the Appomatox Chamber of Chamber for this fine history of Appomatox and the area:
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For more information about Appomattox and Appomattox County, go to this jointly maintained website.
More information on Appomattox Attractions.
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Appomattox City Government

Town of Appomattox
P.O. Box 705
210 Linden Street
Appomattox, VA 24522
Phone: 434-352-8268

Appomattox type of government is a six member town council with a Mayor as its head.

Appomattox Chamber

Visitor Information Center - Appomattox County Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 704
5 Main St.
Appomattox, VA 24522
Phone: 804 352-2621

Appomattox Community Events

Battles of Appomattox Re-enactment
Appomattox - Month of April 1998 was the first time that the battles of Appomattox Station and Appomattox Court House have been recreated. Friday is usually School Kids Day. The re-enactment is open to public schools, private schools and home-schoolers. A step back into the 19th century. For details, call "The Appomattox Rangers", SCV Camp (804) 352-0493.

Appomattox Organizations

Visitor Information Center - Appomattox County Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 704
5 Main St.
Appomattox, VA 24522
Phone: 804 352-2621

Appomattox Schools

Appomattox County High School
Route 5, Box 630
Appomattox VA 24522
Phone: (804) 352-7146

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