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Welcome to Waterford ...

While we don't have a date for the founding of Waterford, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated ?.

Waterford is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Waterford lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

Area codes for Waterford: (519) & (226)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Waterford: N0E<3>

Communities Also Named Waterford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 43 communities that are also named Waterford - they are located in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Waterford.

Communities near Waterford ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Waterford.

  • Brantford
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
  • Brant
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brant came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brant
  • Boston
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boston
  • Tyrrell
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrrell came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyrrell
  • Villa Nova
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
  • Wilsonville
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
  • Bealton
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bealton
  • Colborne
    (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
  • Lynnville
    (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
  • Rockford
    (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockford

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waterford ...

Looking for more information about Waterford? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Waterford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Waterford.

Adding Waterford to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Waterford was on a map titled Road Map for Ontario (from Shell Oil, 1955).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Waterford.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Waterford. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Ontario:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Waterford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (226) is an overlay for area code (519).
<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Waterford, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Waterford). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Waterford or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.


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