Montpelier Station, Virginia

Montpelier Station is an unincorporated community in Orange County, Virginia, United States. Montpelier Station is located along Virginia State Route 20 3.5 miles (5.6 km) west-southwest of Orange. Montpelier Station has a post office with ZIP code 22957.[2]

Montpelier Station, Virginia
Unincorporated community
The Montpelier Station Rail Depot Museum and US Post Office
The Montpelier Station Rail Depot Museum and US Post Office
Montpelier Station, Virginia is located in Virginia
Montpelier Station, Virginia
Montpelier Station, Virginia
Montpelier Station, Virginia is located in the United States
Montpelier Station, Virginia
Montpelier Station, Virginia
Coordinates: 38°13′41″N 78°10′36″W / 38.22806°N 78.17667°W / 38.22806; -78.17667Coordinates: 38°13′41″N 78°10′36″W / 38.22806°N 78.17667°W / 38.22806; -78.17667
CountryUnited States
StateVirginia
CountyOrange
Elevation
492 ft (150 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
22957
Area code(s)540 Exchange: 672
GNIS feature ID1470693[1]

The community is home to a historic railroad depot, which opened in 1910 and became an exhibit at James Madison's Montpelier estate in 2010.[3] Rockwood, a house listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is also located in Montpelier Station.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Montpelier Station, Virginia
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "James Madison's Montpelier - Train Depot". James Madison's Montpelier. Retrieved June 25, 2010.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.

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