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Lancaster County

Lancaster County

Lancaster County was established in 1651 and offers a wonderful combination of beautiful waterways, history, natural beauty, and culture for residents and visitors alike. Lancaster County is the most densely populated county in the Northern Neck with approximately 11,000 people. The county edges on the Rappahannock and Corrotoman Rivers, Carters Creek, and multiple creeks flowing into the Chesapeake Bay. You will find deep anchorages, wide water views, and rural byways to explore by car or bike.

The area is known for The Tides Inn, unique shops and dining, local seafood, boating, vineyards, and a friendly small-town atmosphere. Additionally, the Bon Secours Rappahannock General Hospital, exceptional YMCA, and community library offer larger city amenities.

Areas to Explore:
  • Irvington
  • White Stone
  • Kilmarnock
  • Weems
  • Lancaster
  • Lively

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