Dranesville, Virginia

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Dranesville
Census-designated place (CDP)
Dranesville is located in Virginia
Dranesville
Dranesville
Location within the Commonwealth of Virginia
Coordinates: 39°0′2″N 77°20′45″W / 39.00056°N 77.34583°W / 39.00056; -77.34583Coordinates: 39°0′2″N 77°20′45″W / 39.00056°N 77.34583°W / 39.00056; -77.34583
Country United States
State Virginia
County Fairfax
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Dranesville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, USA. Dranesville is located on the Leesburg Pike (State Route 7) at its intersection with Georgetown Pike. The Census Bureau defines Dranesville as a census-designated place (CDP) with a population of 11,921 as of 2010.[1] The town is named for Washington Drane, a settler who moved there from the District of Columbia in 1810 and began the operation of Drane's Tavern.

The Dranesville Tavern is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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