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Welcome to Appletown ...

Appletown is located in Washington County<1>.

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

Appletown is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Appletown: (301) and (240)<4>

Communities near Appletown ...

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

  • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Appletown
    • Estimated population for 2018: 72,146 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick
  • Hagerstown [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hagerstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hagerstown
    • Hagerstown [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Appletown
    • Estimated population for 2018: 40,205 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hagerstown
  • Martinsburg [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsburg
    • Martinsburg [Berkeley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Appletown
    • Estimated population for 2018: 17,465 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg
  • Waynesboro [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
    • Waynesboro [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Appletown
    • Estimated population for 2018: 10,874 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Thurmont [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thurmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Thurmont [Frederick County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Appletown
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,752 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thurmont
    • Brunswick [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brunswick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brunswick
      • Brunswick [Frederick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Appletown
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,364 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick
    • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Appletown
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,281 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville
    • Charles Town [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charles Town
      • Charles Town [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Appletown
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,064 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charles Town
    • Ranson [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranson
      • Ranson [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Appletown
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,182 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranson
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Appletown
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,688 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Appletown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Washington County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.washco-md.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 Washington, 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 Appletown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Appletown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Appletown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4807, Longitude: -77.6475       In this case, the coordinates for Appletown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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