Dumfries Post Office


Dumfries, Virginia -which was established on land donated by John Graham who named the town after his birthplace of Dumfries in Scotland is the oldest continuously chartered town in Virginia. Dumfries was the second leading port in Colonial America. It rivaled New York, Philadelphia and Boston and was a thriving port for more than 15 years.

Dumfries is located on Route 1, just off Interstate 95, approximately 28 miles south of our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. and  78 miles north of Richmond, Virginia.