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Welcome to Ritters ...

Ritters is located in Hampshire County.

Ritters is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Ritters: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Ritters ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ritters and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<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   16 miles [25.7 km]
Westernport (MD)   [Map]   1,767   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Carpendale   [Map]   928   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Keyser   [Map]   5,077   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ritters ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ritters - it's located in Ohio.

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

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 Ritters. 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 Ritters. 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 Ritters.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ritters ...

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

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Hampshire County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ritters. 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 Ritters - 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 that begins in Ritters. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ritters) 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 Ritters. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ritters

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ritters. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4241, Longitude: -78.7252     [Map].

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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 Ritters.

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