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Welcome to Andrews ...

Andrews is located in Dorchester County<1>.

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

Andrews is near sea level<3>.

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

Area Codes for Andrews: (410), (443)<4> and (667)

Adding Andrews to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Andrews in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Andrews elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Maryland (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Andrews on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Andrews ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Maryland communities named Andrews: This one is located in Dorchester County and the other is located in Prince George's County.

Beyond Maryland, there are 25 communities that are also named Andrews - they are located in Arkansas, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Andrews ...

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

  • Cambridge [Dorchester County]
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    • Cambridge [Dorchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Andrews
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,260 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cambridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cambridge<6>
  • Secretary [Dorchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Secretary
    • Secretary [Dorchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Andrews
    • Estimated population in 2019: 500 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Secretary
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Secretary<6>
  • East New Market [Dorchester County]
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    • East New Market [Dorchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Andrews
    • Estimated population in 2019: 377 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on East New Market
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East New Market<6>
  • Vienna [Dorchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vienna
    • Vienna [Dorchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Andrews
    • Estimated population in 2019: 265 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vienna<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Church Creek [Dorchester County]
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      • Church Creek [Dorchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Andrews
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Church Creek<6>
    • Toddville [Dorchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toddville
      • Toddville [Dorchester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Andrews
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toddville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toddville
    • Wingate [Dorchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wingate
      • Wingate [Dorchester County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Andrews
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wingate have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wingate
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wingate<6>
    • Elliott [Dorchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elliott
      • Elliott [Dorchester County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Andrews
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elliott
    • Fishing Creek [Dorchester County]
    • Crocheron [Dorchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crocheron
      • Crocheron [Dorchester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Andrews
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crocheron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crocheron

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andrews ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Maryland

About Dorchester County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dorchester County: www.commissioners.net/

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 Dorchester, 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 Andrews - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Andrews, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Andrews) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andrews. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3568, Longitude: -76.1099       In this case, the coordinates for Andrews have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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