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Welcome to Goose Nest ...

Goose Nest is located in Berkeley County<1>.

The location of Goose Nest has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Goose Nest is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Goose Nest: (304) and (681)<4>

Websites for Goose Nest ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.berkeleycounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Goose Nest, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Goose Nest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Goose Nest - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Goose Nest ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Goose Nest.

  • Winchester [Winchester City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
    • Winchester [Winchester City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Goose Nest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,078 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<6>
  • Martinsburg [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsburg
    • Martinsburg [Berkeley County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Goose Nest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,454 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<6>
  • Charles Town [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charles Town
    • Charles Town [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Goose Nest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charles Town
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charles Town<6>
  • Ranson [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranson
    • Ranson [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Goose Nest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,239 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ranson has also been known as:
    • Corporation of Ranson
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranson<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Williamsport [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsport
      • Williamsport [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Goose Nest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,089 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsport<6>
    • Shepherdstown [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shepherdstown
      • Shepherdstown [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Goose Nest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,911 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shepherdstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherdstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shepherdstown<6>
    • Hancock [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hancock
      • Hancock [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Goose Nest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,529 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hancock<6>
    • Bolivar [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
      • Bolivar [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Goose Nest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,022 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolivar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
    • Sharpsburg [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharpsburg
      • Sharpsburg [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Goose Nest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharpsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharpsburg<6>
    • Bath [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bath
      • Bath [Morgan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Goose Nest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 596 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bath

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Goose Nest. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Goose Nest.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Goose Nest. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Goose Nest.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Goose Nest. See our Newspapers Page for Goose Nest.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goose Nest ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Berkeley County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Goose Nest. 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: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Berkeley, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Goose Nest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Goose Nest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goose Nest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4459, Longitude: -78.0764       In this case, the coordinates for Goose Nest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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