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Welcome to Academy Acres ...

Academy Acres is located in Carroll County.

Academy Acres is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area Codes for Academy Acres: (410), (443)<2> and (667)

Communities near Academy Acres ...

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

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Hampstead   [Map]   6,355   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Manchester   [Map]   4,818   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mount Airy   [Map]   9,374   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Windsor   [Map]   1,400   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Sykesville   [Map]   3,941   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Taneytown   [Map]   6,760   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Academy Acres ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Maryland communities named Academy Acres: This one is located in Carroll County and the other is located in Baltimore County.

Beyond Maryland, there are 2 communities that are also named Academy Acres - they are located in and Georgia.

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

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 Academy Acres. 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 Academy Acres. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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

Websites for Academy Acres ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.carrollcountychamber.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Academy Acres ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Academy Acres. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.ccgov.carr.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Academy Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Of the area codes for Academy Acres, area code (443, 667) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Academy Acres.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Academy Acres. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Academy Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Academy Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4595, Longitude: -77.0341     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Academy Acres 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 Academy Acres.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Academy Acres.