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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

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 from Blues Beach and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,707   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,642   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lonaconing (MD)   [Map]   1,128   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Westernport (MD)   [Map]   1,767   W   18 miles [29 km]
Carpendale   [Map]   928   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,077   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 Page for Blues Beach.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Hampshire County

About West Virginia

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.

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



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).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in 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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