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Welcome to Alberta Heights ...

Alberta Heights is located in Anne Arundel County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alberta Heights: Alberta Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Alberta Heights is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Alberta Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alberta Heights - it's located in Alabama.

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

Communities near Alberta Heights ...

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

  • Baltimore [Baltimore City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baltimore
    • Baltimore [Baltimore City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Alberta Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 602,495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltimore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltimore
  • Bowie [Prince George's County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowie
    • Bowie [Prince George's County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Alberta Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 58,682 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowie
  • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annapolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annapolis
    • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Alberta Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 39,174 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annapolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annapolis
  • College Park [Prince George's County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Park
    • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 32,196 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Park
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Laurel [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
      • Laurel [Prince George's County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Alberta Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 25,723 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel
    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbelt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenbelt
      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 23,280 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbelt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenbelt
    • New Carrollton [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Carrollton
      • New Carrollton [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 12,964 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Carrollton
    • Riverdale Park [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverdale Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverdale Park
      • Riverdale Park [Prince George's County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Heights
      • Estimated population for 2017: 7,286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverdale Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverdale Park
    • Glenarden [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenarden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenarden
      • Glenarden [Prince George's County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,195 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenarden
    • Riverdale [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverdale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverdale
      • Riverdale [Prince George's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverdale

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alberta Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Maryland

About Anne Arundel County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alberta Heights. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Anne Arundel, 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 Alberta Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Alberta Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alberta Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1515, Longitude: -76.6677       In this case, the coordinates for Alberta Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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