Ordinary, Virginia

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Ordinary, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Ordinary is located in Virginia
Ordinary
Ordinary
Ordinary is located in the United States
Ordinary
Ordinary
Coordinates: 37°18′56″N 76°30′48″W / 37.31556°N 76.51333°W / 37.31556; -76.51333Coordinates: 37°18′56″N 76°30′48″W / 37.31556°N 76.51333°W / 37.31556; -76.51333
CountryUnited States
StateVirginia
CountyGloucester
Elevation
39 ft (12 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
23131
Area code(s)804
GNIS feature ID1493379[1]

Ordinary is an unincorporated community in Gloucester County, Virginia, United States. Ordinary is located along U.S. Route 17 4.5 miles (7.2 km) north of Gloucester Point. Ordinary has a post office with ZIP code 23131.[2]

The community was named after the local ordinary (i.e. public dining hall).[3] Woodville School was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ordinary, Virginia
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 95.
  4. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.