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Blue Ridge Acres, West Virginia

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The location of Blue Ridge Acres

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Welcome to Blue Ridge Acres ...

Blue Ridge Acres is located in Jefferson County.

A typical abbreviation for Blue Ridge Acres: Blue Rdg. Acres (or less commonly used: Blue Rdge. Acres or Blue Ridg. Acres)

Blue Ridge Acres is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Blue Ridge Acres: (304) & (681)<2>

Communities near Blue Ridge Acres ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Boonsboro (MD)   [Map]   3,553   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brunswick (MD)   [Map]   6,266   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Middletown (MD)   [Map]   4,615   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Berryville (VA)   [Map]   4,338   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Leesburg (VA)   [Map]   54,215   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lovettsville (VA)   [Map]   2,054   E   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Blue Ridge Acres ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Blue Ridge Acres - they are located in Vermont and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blue Ridge Acres.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Blue Ridge Acres. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blue Ridge Acres. 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 Blue Ridge Acres.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Blue Ridge Acres:

Websites for Blue Ridge Acres ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.jeffersoncounty.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Ridge Acres ...

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

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Blue Ridge Acres. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Jefferson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountywv.org/

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blue Ridge Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Blue Ridge Acres.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Blue Ridge Acres. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blue Ridge Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blue Ridge Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2862, Longitude: -77.7728     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blue Ridge Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blue Ridge Acres.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Blue Ridge Acres.



 
 
 

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