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Accomack County Virginia incorporated and unincorporated areas Modest Town highlighted
Location in Accomack County and the state of Virginia.

Modest Town (Sometimes spelled Modestown) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Accomack County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 149.

The origin of the name "Modest Town" is obscure. In the mid-19th century, it was a point along the stagecoach route between Wilmington, Delaware and Eastville, Virginia.

Coordinates: 37°48′46″N 75°33′54″W / 37.81278°N 75.565°W / 37.81278; -75.565


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