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The location of Abell









Welcome to Abell ...

Abell is located on Clement Bay.

Abell is located in Saint Mary's County.

The location of Abell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Abell is near sea level<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Abell: (301) & (240)<3>

The ZIP code for Abell: 20606<4>

Communities near Abell ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Abell and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Population
DirDistance
Chaptico   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Clements   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Cobb Island   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Helen   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Leonardtown   [Map]   3,781   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Loveville   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Abell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Abell - they are located in Texas and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abell. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abell. 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 Abell.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abell ...

Looking for more information about Abell? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Abell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Abell.

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About Saint Mary's County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Abell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Saint Mary's County: www.co.saint-marys.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Abell). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Abell or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<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- Abell) 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 Abell. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Abell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2543, Longitude: -76.7436     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Abell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Abell.

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