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Welcome to Akers Acres ...

Akers Acres is located in Frederick County<1>.

The location of Akers Acres has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Akers Acres is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Akers Acres: (301) and (240)<4>

Websites for Akers Acres ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.frederickchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Akers Acres, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Akers Acres ...

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

  • Frederick [Frederick County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frederick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frederick
    • Frederick [Frederick County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the east of Akers Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 72,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick
  • Hagerstown [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hagerstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hagerstown
    • Hagerstown [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Akers Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 40,205 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hagerstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hagerstown
  • Mount Airy [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Airy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Airy
    • Mount Airy [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Akers Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,452 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy
  • Thurmont [Frederick County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thurmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thurmont
    • Thurmont [Frederick County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Akers Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,752 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thurmont
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brunswick [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brunswick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brunswick
      • Brunswick [Frederick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Akers Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,364 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick
    • Walkersville [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walkersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkersville
      • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Akers Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,281 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the west of Akers Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,688 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown
    • Boonsboro [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boonsboro
      • Boonsboro [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Akers Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,579 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boonsboro
    • Emmitsburg [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmitsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emmitsburg
      • Emmitsburg [Frederick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Akers Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmitsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmitsburg
    • Smithsburg [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithsburg
      • Smithsburg [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Akers Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,968 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithsburg

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 Akers Acres. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Akers Acres.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Akers Acres. See our Newspapers Page for Akers Acres.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akers Acres ...

Looking for more information about Akers Acres? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Akers Acres, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Akers Acres.

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About Frederick County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Frederick County: www.co.frederick.md.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Frederick, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Akers Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Akers Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akers Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4454, Longitude: -77.4775       In this case, the coordinates for Akers Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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