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Blues Beach, West Virginia

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Welcome to Blues Beach ...

Blues Beach is located in Hampshire County.

A typical abbreviation for Blues Beach: Blues Bch.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Blues Beach for more information about variations on the name of Blues Beach.

Blues Beach is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Blues Beach: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Blues Beach ...

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

Community   2016<4>
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,978   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,676   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lonaconing (MD)   [Map]   1,134   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Westernport (MD)   [Map]   1,796   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Carpendale   [Map]   934   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,200   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

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 Blues Beach. 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 Blues Beach. 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 Blues Beach.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blues Beach ...

Looking for more information about Blues Beach? 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 Blues Beach? 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 Blues Beach, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Blues Beach.

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) Blues Beach. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blues Beach - 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 Blues Beach.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blues Beach. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4259, Longitude: -78.7153     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blues Beach 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 Blues Beach.

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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 Blues Beach.