Topping, Virginia

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Topping, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Topping, Virginia is located in Virginia
Topping, Virginia
Topping, Virginia
Coordinates: 37°35′17″N 76°28′28″W / 37.58806°N 76.47444°W / 37.58806; -76.47444Coordinates: 37°35′17″N 76°28′28″W / 37.58806°N 76.47444°W / 37.58806; -76.47444
Country United States
State Virginia
County Middlesex
Elevation 46 ft (14 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 23169
Area code(s) 804
GNIS feature ID 1475786[1]

Topping is an unincorporated community in Middlesex County, Virginia, United States. Topping is located on Virginia State Route 3 6.75 miles (10.86 km) east of Saluda. Topping has a post office with ZIP code 23169.[2][3]

Topping, VA is home to Middlesex County's own airport named Hummel Field. This airfield was created by Fred Hummel, an early bird of aviation, in 1925. Hummel then donated the site to Middlesex County in 1970.

Prospect was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[4]


  1. ^ "Topping". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15. 
  3. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved August 21, 2012. 
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.