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Almond Valley, Maryland

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Located in: Carroll County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Almond Vly.

Time Zone: Almond Valley lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Telephone Area Codes: (410), (443)<1>, (667)

Elevation: 570 feet [173.74 m] above sea level<2>

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GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Almond Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4545, Longitude: -76.9261     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Almond Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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Lat:   39° 27' 16"
Lon:   -76° 55' 33"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Finksburg

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Almond Valley

GNIS ID:   1696214
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Almond Valley)

About Carroll County

The community of Westminster is the County Seat for Carroll County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Carroll)


2016:<5>     167,656   (0.31% increase since 2010)  
2010:     167,134   (10.76% increase since 2000)
2000:     150,897

Total Area:<6>   452.7 sq. miles [1,172.5 km²]   - of which 1.13% is water (5.09 sq. miles [13.2 km²])

Housing Units:<7>   62,406

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Carroll

GNIS ID:   1696228
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Almond Valley)

About Maryland

From the US Census


2016:     6,016,447   (4.21% increase since 2010)  
2010:     5,773,552   (9.01% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,296,486

Websites for State of Maryland

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Maryland

GNIS ID:   1714934
FIPS State:   24

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Footnotes ...

<1>Of the area codes for Almond Valley, area code (443, 667) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Almond Valley.

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

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Almond Valley, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Almond Valley.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Almond Valley. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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