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Welcome to Sleepy Creek ...

Sleepy Creek is located in Morgan County.

A typical abbreviation for Sleepy Creek: Sleepy Crk. (or less commonly used: Sleepy Ck. or Sleepy Cr.)

Sleepy Creek is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Sleepy Creek ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sleepy Creek and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Pool (MD)   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clear Spring (MD)   [Map]   359   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hagerstown (MD)   [Map]   40,306   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hancock (MD)   [Map]   1,548   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Williamsport (MD)   [Map]   2,113   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
McConnellsburg (PA)   [Map]   1,039   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sleepy Creek ...

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

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

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 Sleepy Creek. 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 Sleepy Creek. 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 Sleepy Creek.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sleepy Creek ...

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

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The Communities of West Virginia

About Morgan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sleepy Creek. 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 Sleepy Creek - 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Sleepy Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sleepy Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sleepy Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6670, Longitude: -78.0825     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sleepy Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Sleepy Creek.

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