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Welcome to Akers Ferry ...

Akers Ferry is located in Talbot County<1>.

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

Akers Ferry is near sea level<3>.

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

Area Codes for Akers Ferry: (410), (443)<4> & (667)

Communities near Akers Ferry ...

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

  • Easton [Talbot County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Easton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Easton
    • Easton [Talbot County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Akers Ferry
    • Estimated population for 2018: 16,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton
  • Federalsburg [Caroline County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Federalsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Federalsburg
    • Federalsburg [Caroline County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Akers Ferry
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,661 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Federalsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Federalsburg
  • Hurlock [Dorchester County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurlock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurlock
    • Hurlock [Dorchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Akers Ferry
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,023 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurlock
  • Saint Michaels [Talbot County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Michaels have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Michaels
    • Saint Michaels [Talbot County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Akers Ferry
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,026 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Michaels
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Trappe [Talbot County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trappe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trappe
      • Trappe [Talbot County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Akers Ferry
      • Estimated population for 2018: 997 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trappe
    • Preston [Caroline County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Preston
      • Preston [Caroline County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Akers Ferry
      • Estimated population for 2018: 703 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston
    • Sharptown [Wicomico County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharptown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharptown
      • Sharptown [Wicomico County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Akers Ferry
      • Estimated population for 2018: 648 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharptown
    • Oxford [Talbot County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford
      • Oxford [Talbot County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Akers Ferry
      • Estimated population for 2018: 604 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford
    • Secretary [Dorchester County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Secretary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Secretary
      • Secretary [Dorchester County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Akers Ferry
      • Estimated population for 2018: 502 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Secretary
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Secretary
    • East New Market [Dorchester County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East New Market have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East New Market
      • East New Market [Dorchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Akers Ferry
      • Estimated population for 2018: 375 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East New Market
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East New Market

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akers Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Maryland

About Talbot County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Talbot County: www.co.talbot.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 Talbot, 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 Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Akers Ferry, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Akers Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akers Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5826, Longitude: -76.0538       In this case, the coordinates for Akers Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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