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The location of Aquasco









Welcome to Aquasco ...

Aquasco is located in Prince George's County.

The location of Aquasco has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Aquasco is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Aquasco: (301) and (240)<3>

The ZIP code for Aquasco: 20608<4>

Communities near Aquasco ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aquasco and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Population
DirDistance
Benedict   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Chesapeake Beach   [Map]   5,962   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hughesville   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
La Plata   [Map]   9,365   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lower Marlboro Towne   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Morningside   [Map]   1,582   NW   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aquasco.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aquasco. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aquasco. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aquasco:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aquasco ...

Looking for more information about Aquasco? 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.

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

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About Prince George's County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Prince George's County: www.co.pg.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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

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<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Aquasco). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Aquasco or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<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- Aquasco) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aquasco. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aquasco

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquasco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5851, Longitude: -76.7250     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aquasco have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aquasco.

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