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Blair, West Virginia
(Jefferson County)

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The location of Blair

Welcome to Blair ...

Blair is located in Jefferson County.

The location of Blair has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Blair is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Blair lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Blair: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Blair ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Boonsboro (MD)   [Map]   3,553   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brunswick (MD)   [Map]   6,266   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Middletown (MD)   [Map]   4,615   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Berryville (VA)   [Map]   4,338   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Leesburg (VA)   [Map]   54,215   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Lovettsville (VA)   [Map]   2,054   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Blair.

Communities Also Named Blair ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Blair: This one is located in Jefferson County and the other is located in Logan County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 23 communities that are also named Blair - they are located in Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Blair. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blair. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blair.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Blair:

Websites for Blair ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blair ...

Looking for more information about Blair? 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.

Looking for more information about Blair? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Blair, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Blair.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Jefferson County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blair - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blair) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blair. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2951, Longitude: -77.7958     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blair have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blair.

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