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Welcome to Falling Waters ...

Falling Waters is located in Berkeley County.

Falling Waters is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Falling Waters: (304) & (681)<2>

The ZIP code for Falling Waters: 25419<3>

Communities near Falling Waters ...

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 you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Boonsboro (MD)   [Map]   3,553   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hagerstown (MD)   [Map]   40,306   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Myersville (MD)   [Map]   1,759   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Smithsburg (MD)   [Map]   2,977   E   18 miles [29 km]
Williamsport (MD)   [Map]   2,113   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Greencastle (PA)   [Map]   4,026   NE   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Falling Waters. 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 Falling Waters. 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 Falling Waters.

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

Websites for Falling Waters ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.berkeleycounty.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falling Waters ...

Looking for more information about Falling Waters? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Falling Waters, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Falling Waters.

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

The official website for Berkeley County: www.berkeleycountycomm.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Falling Waters - 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>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Falling Waters). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Falling Waters or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Falling Waters. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Falling Waters) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Falling Waters. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Falling Waters

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falling Waters. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5595, Longitude: -77.8907     [Map].

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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 Falling Waters.

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