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Welcome to Annapolis Rock ...

Annapolis Rock is located in Howard County<1>.

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

Annapolis Rock is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Annapolis Rock ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.howardchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Annapolis Rock, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Annapolis Rock ...

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

  • Frederick [Frederick County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frederick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frederick
    • Frederick [Frederick County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Annapolis Rock
    • Estimated population for 2018: 72,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick
  • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaithersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaithersburg
    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Annapolis Rock
    • Estimated population for 2018: 68,289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaithersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaithersburg
  • Rockville [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
    • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Annapolis Rock
    • Estimated population for 2018: 68,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville
  • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Annapolis Rock
    • Estimated population for 2018: 25,723 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Airy [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Airy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Airy
      • Mount Airy [Carroll County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Annapolis Rock
      • Estimated population for 2018: 9,452 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy
    • Walkersville [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walkersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkersville
      • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Annapolis Rock
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville
    • Poolesville [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poolesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poolesville
      • Poolesville [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Annapolis Rock
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,242 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poolesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poolesville
    • Sykesville [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sykesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sykesville
      • Sykesville [Carroll County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Annapolis Rock
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sykesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sykesville
    • Kensington [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kensington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kensington
      • Kensington [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Annapolis Rock
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,374 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kensington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kensington
    • New Windsor [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
      • New Windsor [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Annapolis Rock
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,404 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Windsor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Windsor

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Annapolis Rock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Maryland

About Howard County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Howard County: www.co.ho.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 Howard, 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 Annapolis Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Annapolis Rock) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Annapolis Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2818, Longitude: -77.1316       In this case, the coordinates for Annapolis Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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