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Algonquin, Maryland

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The location of Algonquin

Welcome to Algonquin ...

Algonquin is located in Dorchester County.

The location of Algonquin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Algonquin is near sea level<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Algonquin: (410), (443)<3> & (667).

Communities near Algonquin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
East New Market   [Map]   378   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Easton   [Map]   16,514   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Federalsburg   [Map]   2,666   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hurlock   [Map]   2,033   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Oxford   [Map]   607   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Preston   [Map]   709   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Algonquin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Algonquin - they are located in Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Ontario and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Algonquin. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Algonquin. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Algonquin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algonquin ...

Looking for more information about Algonquin? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Maryland

About Dorchester County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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The official website for State of Maryland:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Algonquin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Algonquin, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Algonquin) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Algonquin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Algonquin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algonquin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5829, Longitude: -76.1058     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Algonquin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Algonquin.

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