Belmont, Virginia

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Belmont, Virginia
Belmont is located in Northern Virginia
Belmont
Belmont
Belmont is located in Virginia
Belmont
Belmont
Belmont is located in the United States
Belmont
Belmont
Coordinates: 39°3′53″N 77°30′36″W / 39.06472°N 77.51000°W / 39.06472; -77.51000Coordinates: 39°3′53″N 77°30′36″W / 39.06472°N 77.51000°W / 39.06472; -77.51000
Country United States
State Virginia
County Loudoun
Area
 • Total2.73 sq mi (7.08 km2)
 • Land2.70 sq mi (7.00 km2)
 • Water0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation
295 ft (90 m)
Population
 • Total5,966
 • Density2,208/sq mi (852.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
20147 (Ashburn)
FIPS code51-06275
GNIS feature ID2584805

Belmont is a census-designated place (CDP) in Loudoun County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 United States Census was 5,966.[2] It is 5 miles (8 km) southeast of Leesburg, the Loudoun county seat, and 31 miles (50 km) northwest of Washington, D.C. The Belmont Manor House, built between 1799 and 1802 by a son of Richard Henry Lee, is in the northeast part of the CDP and is now the clubhouse for a gated golf community.

The Belmont CDP is situated along the east side of Belmont Ridge Road (State Route 659) between State Route 7 and State Route 267 (the Dulles Toll Road). The CDP extends north to VA 7 and south to include Middlebury Street and the Washington and Old Dominion Trail, while to the east it is bordered by Stubble Road, Claiborne Parkway, and Ashburn Road.[3] Two major subdivisions make up Belmont: Belmont Country Club in the east is the larger of the two, and Belmont Greene, in the west, is the smaller.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Belmont CDP has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.1 km2), of which 0.03 square miles (0.08 km2), or 1.20%, are water.[1] The area drains mainly east via several streams toward Broad Run, a north-flowing tributary of the Potomac River, while the westernmost part of the CDP drains west to Goose Creek, which also flows north to the Potomac.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files –Virginia". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 22, 2021.
  2. ^ a b "Total Population: 2010 Census DEC Summary File 1 (P1), Belmont CDP, Virginia". data.census.gov. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved February 19, 2021.
  3. ^ "Belmont CDP, VA; 2020 Census BVP". TIGERweb. Geography Division, U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved February 22, 2021.