Cearfoss, Maryland

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Cearfoss, Maryland
Unincorporated community
Cearfoss is located in Maryland
Cearfoss is located in the US
Coordinates: 39°42′03″N 77°46′32″W / 39.70083°N 77.77556°W / 39.70083; -77.77556Coordinates: 39°42′03″N 77°46′32″W / 39.70083°N 77.77556°W / 39.70083; -77.77556
Country United States
State Maryland
County Washington
 • Total 0.201 sq mi (0.52 km2)
 • Land 0.201 sq mi (0.52 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 512 ft (156 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 178
 • Density 890/sq mi (340/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 240 & 301
GNIS feature ID 592368[2]

Cearfoss is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in northwestern Washington County, Maryland, United States. Its population was 178 as of the 2010 census.[1] It is located northwest of Hagerstown and Maugansville near the Pennsylvania border. Many highways intersect in Cearfoss in a roundabout including Maryland Route 63, Maryland Route 58, and Maryland Route 494. Cearfoss is officially included in the Hagerstown Metropolitan Area (Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area).


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 0.201 square miles (0.52 km2), all of it land.[1]