A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Buffalo, West Virginia
Welcome to Buffalo ...
So far, we have found very little information about Buffalo. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Buffalo to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Buffalo, please Contact Us.
Buffalo would have been located within present day Jackson County.
The location of Buffalo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Buffalo referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Buffalonian<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Buffalo is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Buffalo was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Buffalo still existed, it would have been in the (304) and (681)<5> area codes.
Communities near Buffalo ...
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 you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Buffalo.
Communities Also Named Buffalo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Buffalo: This one is located in Jackson County and the other is located in Putnam County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 57 communities that are also named Buffalo - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas (3), Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky (4), Maine, Minnesota, Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska (2), New York, North Carolina (3), North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (5), Texas (4), Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Buffalo.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Buffalo:
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019