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Welcome to Rosemont ...

Rosemont is located in Berkeley County<1>.

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

Rosemont is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Rosemont: (304) & (681)<4>

Websites for Rosemont ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.berkeleycounty.org/

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

Communities Also Named Rosemont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Rosemont: This one is located in Berkeley County and the other is located in Taylor County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 38 communities that are also named Rosemont - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, California (2), Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Kansas, Maine, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Nebraska, New Jersey (2), North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (3) and Virginia (6).

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

Communities near Rosemont ...

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

  • Hagerstown [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hagerstown
    • Hagerstown [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Rosemont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,918 people
    • Former name for Hagerstown:
    • Hager's Town
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hagerstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hagerstown<6>
  • Charles Town [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charles Town
    • Charles Town [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Rosemont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,015 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Rosemont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,360 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>
  • Boonsboro [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boonsboro
    • Boonsboro [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Rosemont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,655 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boonsboro<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Williamsport [Washington County]
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      • Williamsport [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Rosemont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,074 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Rosemont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,922 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Rosemont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,522 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>
    • Keedysville [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keedysville
      • Keedysville [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Rosemont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,220 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keedysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keedysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keedysville<6>
    • Bolivar [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
      • Bolivar [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Rosemont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,018 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
    • Funkstown [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Funkstown
      • Funkstown [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Rosemont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 871 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Funkstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Funkstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Funkstown<6>

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 Rosemont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rosemont.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rosemont. 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 Rosemont.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rosemont ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rosemont. 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 Rosemont - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rosemont) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosemont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4632, Longitude: -77.9792       In this case, the coordinates for Rosemont 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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