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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Admirals Walk.

This page contains six sections:

Around Admirals Walk ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Baltimore. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the northwest of Admirals Walk. Baltimore has a population of 615,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Arlington (VA). It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the west of Admirals Walk and has a population of 208,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Admirals Walk and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Dover (DE)   [Map]   37,786   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Middletown (DE)   [Map]   20,876   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Annapolis   [Map]   39,418   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Bowie   [Map]   58,393   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
College Park   [Map]   32,275   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Gaithersburg   [Map]   67,776   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Greenbelt   [Map]   23,909   W   23 miles [37 km]
Hyattsville   [Map]   18,449   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Laurel   [Map]   25,853   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rockville   [Map]   66,940   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Takoma Park   [Map]   17,765   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Westminster   [Map]   18,671   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Alexandria (VA)   [Map]   155,810   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Fairfax (VA)   [Map]   24,164   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Herndon (VA)   [Map]   24,393   W   50 miles [80.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Arnold   [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Baytowne Village   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bellerive Village   [Map]     W   Less than 2 miles
Cape Saint Claire   [Map]     N   Less than 2 miles
Dorado Village   [Map]     NW   Less than 2 miles
Gibson Island   [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Herald Harbor   [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Indian Village   [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kimberly Woods Village   [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lake Shore   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Lynwood Village   [Map]     N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Parole   [Map]     SW   5 miles [8 km]
Severna Park   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
The Village   [Map]     SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Watergate Village   [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]

For more communities neighboring Admirals Walk, please visit our County-by-County Page for Admirals Walk.

Anne Arundel County ...

Admirals Walk is located in Anne Arundel County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Anne Arundel County: Baltimore City, Baltimore, Calvert, Howard, Kent, Prince George's, Queen Anne's & Talbot. The Chesapeake Bay lies to the east.

Although it doesn't share a border with Anne Arundel County, Caroline is close to Admirals Walk.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Admirals Walk ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Arnold   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West of Admirals Walk   [Map]
Captains Choice   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Cedarwood Cove   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Deer Creek   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Forest Meadows   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Great Meadows   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Greenholly   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northwest   [Map]
Hidden Point   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Hidden Ridge   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Indian Hills   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Landhaven   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West   [Map]
Martins Cove Farm   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Pleasant Plains   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Podickery Point   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Providence (Historic)   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Providence Cove   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Round View   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Skidmore   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Tanglewood   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Walnut Ridge   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Whispering Woods   -   Less than 2 miles to the West   [Map]
Woods Landing   -   Less than 2 miles to the East   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Admirals Walk.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Admirals Walk. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability 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 Admirals Walk. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Maryland

    Maryland Tourism
    Parks for Maryland


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Maryland

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Maryland

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Maryland

Airports Near Admirals Walk ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Admirals Walk.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bay Bridge Airport(ICAO: KW29)   [Map]   W29   ESE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Tipton Airport (FME/KFME)   [Map]   FME   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Freeway Airport   [Map]   W00   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Martin State Airport(ICAO: KMTN)   [Map]   MTN   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Easton Airport (ESN/KESN)   [Map]   ESN   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
College Park Airport(ICAO: KCGS)   [Map]   CGS   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Ridgely Airpark(ICAO: KRJD)   [Map]   RJD   E   31 miles [49.9 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Admirals Walk.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Admirals Walk. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Baltimore - Washington Intl. (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   BWI   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   W   54 miles [86.9 km]
Harrisburg Intl. (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   MDT   N   81 miles [130.4 km]
Philadelphia Intl. (PHL/KPHL)   [Map]   PHL   NE   86 miles [138.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Wicomico Rgnl.(SBY/KSBY)   [Map]   SBY   SE   69 miles [111 km]
Reading Rgnl. (RDG/KRDG)   [Map]   RDG   NNE   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bay Bridge Airport(ICAO: KW29)   [Map]   W29   ESE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tipton Airport (FME/KFME)   [Map]   FME   WNW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Freeway Airport   [Map]   W00   WSW   18 miles [29 km]
Martin State Airport(ICAO: KMTN)   [Map]   MTN   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Easton Airport (ESN/KESN)   [Map]   ESN   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
College Park Airport(ICAO: KCGS)   [Map]   CGS   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Ridgely Airpark(ICAO: KRJD)   [Map]   RJD   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Washington Exec.   [Map]   W32   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
        Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Martin State Airport   (ICAO: KMTN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Easton Airport   (ESN/KESN)   [Map]
        Website for Easton Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
College Park Airport   (ICAO: KCGS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ridgely Airpark   (ICAO: KRJD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery County Airpark   (ICAO: KGAI)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery County Airpark
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cambridge - Dorchester Airport   (ICAO: KCGE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
        Website for Harrisburg International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Mary's County Rgnl.   (ICAO: K2W6)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Carroll County Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDMW)   [Map]
        Website for Carroll County Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Philadelphia Intl.   (PHL/KPHL)   [Map]
        Website for Philadelphia International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Atlantic City Intl.   (ACY/KACY)   [Map]
        Website for Atlantic City International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
        Website for Richmond International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wicomico Rgnl.   (SBY/KSBY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Reading Rgnl.   (RDG/KRDG)   [Map]
        Website for Reading Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bay Bridge Airport   (ICAO: KW29)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tipton Airport   (FME/KFME)   [Map]
        Website for Tipton Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Anne Arundel County: www.co.anne-arundel.md.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Admirals Walk.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Admirals Walk. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Admirals Walk) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Admirals Walk. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0346, Longitude: -76.4472     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Admirals Walk have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Admirals Walk), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Admirals Walk.