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The location of Cascade









Welcome to Cascade ...

Cascade is located in Preston County.

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

Cascade is 1,700 feet [518 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Cascade: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Cascade ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cascade and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Fairchance (PA)   [Map]   1,902   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   W   18 miles [29 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Granville   [Map]   2,560   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kingwood   [Map]   2,929   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Morgantown   [Map]   30,547   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cascade ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Cascade - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Colorado (3), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota (2), Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

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 Cascade. 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 Cascade. 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 Cascade.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cascade ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Preston County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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 Cascade - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cascade) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cascade. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5634, Longitude: -79.8145     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cascade 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 Cascade.

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