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Welcome to Abingdon ...

Abingdon is located in Harford County.

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

Abingdon is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Abingdon: (410), (443)<3> and (667).

The ZIP code for Abingdon: 21009<4>

Communities Also Named Abingdon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Abingdon - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, North Carolina, Ontario, South Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Abingdon ...

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

  • Aberdeen [Harford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
    • Aberdeen [Harford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Abingdon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen
  • Havre de Grace [Harford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Havre de Grace have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havre de Grace
    • Havre de Grace [Harford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Abingdon
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Havre de Grace
  • Bel Air [Harford County]
  • Perryville [Cecil County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perryville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perryville
    • Perryville [Cecil County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast of Abingdon
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perryville
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    • Charlestown [Cecil County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlestown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlestown
      • Charlestown [Cecil County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast of Abingdon
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlestown
    • Port Deposit [Cecil County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Deposit have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Deposit
      • Port Deposit [Cecil County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast of Abingdon
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Deposit
    • Delta [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delta have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delta
      • Delta [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Abingdon
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delta
    • Betterton [Kent County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Betterton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Betterton
      • Betterton [Kent County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast of Abingdon
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Betterton
    • Joppa [Harford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Joppa have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joppa
      • Joppa [Harford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest of Abingdon
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    • Joppatowne [Harford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Joppatowne have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joppatowne
      • Joppatowne [Harford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Abingdon
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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 Abingdon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abingdon.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abingdon ...

Looking for more information about Abingdon? 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 Abingdon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Abingdon.

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About Harford County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harford County: www.co.ha.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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abingdon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Of the area codes for Abingdon, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<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 Abingdon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Abingdon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Abingdon) 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 Abingdon. 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 Abingdon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abingdon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4623, Longitude: -76.2791       In this case, the coordinates for Abingdon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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