Urbanna Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsUrbanna Creek
Urbanna Creek in Urbanna, Virginia
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Rappahannock River|
|Main source||Dam at Town Bridge Pond
about 0.5 miles southwest of Urbanna, Virginia
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|River mouth||Rappahannock River
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|Length||3.52 mi (5.66 km)|
|Progression||southeast then northeast|
|River system||Rappahannock River|
|Basin size||9.69 square miles (25.1 km2)|
|Waterbodies||Town Bridge Pond|
|Bridges||Town Bridge Road, Urbanna Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Nimcock Creek
- Urbana Creek
Urbanna Creek begins at the Town Bridge Pond dam about 0.5 miles southwest of Urbanna, Virginia. Urbanna Creek then flows southeast then northeast to meet the Rappahannock River at Urbanna, Virginia.
Urbanna Creek drains 9.69 square miles (25.1 km2) of area, receives about 45.8 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 432.65 and is about 54.8% forested.
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