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Orange County, Virginia


Orange County is served by an excellent network of U.S. and state highways.     U.S. Routes 15 and 522 and State Primary Route 3 provide access to points north  and south, while U.S. Route 33 and State Primary Route 20 provide access to points east and west.  Interstates 95, 66, 64 and 81 are all  within 55 miles of the county.

Lake of the Woods/Wilderness
State Primary Route 3 provides 4-lane access through eastern Orange County. Lake of the Woods (pop. 5,180) is connected by this transportation corridor to U.S. Route 29 in Culpeper (20 miles) and Interstate 95 in Fredericksburg (15 miles). This section is connected to the town of Orange, the county seat,  by State Primary Route 20 (23 miles). 

Orange (pop. 4,123) and Gordonsville (pop. 1,498) are two picturesque and 
historic towns located only 9 miles from each other and connected by a 4-lane  
section of U.S. Route 15. Orange is connected to U.S. Route 29 (4-lane access 
north/south) at Culpeper by U.S. Route 15 (19 miles). Gordonsville is connected 
to Interstate 64 at Zion's Crossroads by U.S. Route 15 (12 miles), and to U.S.  
Route 29 at Ruckersville by U.S. Route 33 (13 miles).

Other Features
The length of Orange County is traversed by State Primary Route 20, 
connecting Wilderness to Charlottesville, and is bisected by U.S. Route 522, 
connecting Culpeper and Lake Anna.

Nearest Interstate Access Points
I-64:  12 miles from Gordonsville along U.S. Route 15 south
I-66:  54 miles from Orange along U.S. Route 15 north to U.S. Route 29 north
I-81:  50 miles from Gordonsville along U.S. Route 33 west
I-95:  14 miles from Lake of the Woods/Wilderness along State Primary
         Route 3 east.


Orange County Airport
Gordonsville Airport
Richmond International
Ronald Reagan National
Dulles International

Norfolk - Southern Corporation and CSX Transportation provide freight service. Passenger service is provided by
Amtrak nearby in Culpeper, Fredericksburg and Charlottesville.
Local bus service is provided by Town of Orange Transportation (TOOT). Long distance service is provided by
Greyhound Lines.
The Port of Hampton Roads, the nation's leader in export tonnage, is within three hours via Interstate 64. The Richmond Deep-water Terminal, located on the James River, is within 90 minutes. 

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