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Welcome to Appolds ...

Appolds is located in Frederick County<1>.

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

Appolds is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Appolds: (301) and (240)<4>

Websites for Appolds ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.frederickchamber.org/

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

Communities Also Named Appolds ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Appolds - it's located in Virginia.

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

Communities near Appolds ...

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

  • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Appolds
    • Estimated population for 2018: 72,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick
  • Westminster [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westminster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westminster
    • Westminster [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Appolds
    • Estimated population for 2018: 18,648 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westminster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster
  • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Appolds
    • Estimated population for 2018: 10,874 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro
  • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Appolds
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,452 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gettysburg [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gettysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gettysburg
      • Gettysburg [Adams County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Appolds
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,717 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gettysburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gettysburg
    • Taneytown [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taneytown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taneytown
      • Taneytown [Carroll County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Appolds
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taneytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taneytown
    • 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.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thurmont
      • Thurmont [Frederick County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Appolds
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,752 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thurmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thurmont
    • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Appolds
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Appolds
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,688 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown
    • Littlestown [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littlestown
      • Littlestown [Adams County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Appolds
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,499 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littlestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littlestown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Appolds ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Maryland

About Frederick County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Frederick County: www.co.frederick.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 Frederick, 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 Appolds - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Appolds) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Appolds. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6273, Longitude: -77.3217       In this case, the coordinates for Appolds have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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