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Welcome to Arthur Ridge ...

Arthur Ridge is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Arthur Ridge: Arthur Rdg. (or less commonly used: Arthur Rdge. or Arthur Ridg.)

Arthur Ridge is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Arthur Ridge is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (410), (443)<4> and (667).

Websites for Arthur Ridge ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.carrollcountychamber.org/

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

Communities near Arthur Ridge ...

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

  • Westminster [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westminster
    • Westminster [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Arthur Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,640 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Westminster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<6>
  • Mount Airy [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Airy
    • Mount Airy [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Arthur Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,458 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy<6>
  • Taneytown [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taneytown
    • Taneytown [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Arthur Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,817 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taneytown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taneytown<6>
  • Walkersville [Frederick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkersville
    • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Arthur Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,415 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Walkersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hampstead [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampstead
      • Hampstead [Carroll County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Arthur Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,401 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampstead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampstead<6>
    • Manchester [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Arthur Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,851 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
    • Sykesville [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sykesville
      • Sykesville [Carroll County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Arthur Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,958 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Sykesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sykesville<6>
    • New Windsor [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
      • New Windsor [Carroll County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Arthur Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,398 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on New Windsor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Windsor<6>
    • Woodsboro [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodsboro
      • Woodsboro [Frederick County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Arthur Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,269 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodsboro<6>
    • Union Bridge [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Bridge
      • Union Bridge [Carroll County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Arthur Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 963 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Bridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Bridge<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arthur Ridge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Maryland

About Carroll County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.ccgov.carr.org/

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 Carroll, 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 Arthur Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Arthur Ridge, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Arthur Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arthur Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4173, Longitude: -77.0275       In this case, the coordinates for Arthur Ridge 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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