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Welcome to Atkins Acres ...

Atkins Acres is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

Atkins Acres is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Atkins Acres: (410), (443)<4> & (667).

Websites for Atkins Acres ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.carrollcountychamber.org/

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

Communities near Atkins Acres ...

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

  • Frederick [Frederick County]
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    • Frederick [Frederick County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Atkins Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 72,244 people
    • Former names for Frederick:
    • Frederick City
    • Frederick Town
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick<6>
  • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]
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    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Atkins Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,985 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Gaithersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaithersburg<6>
  • Westminster [Carroll County]
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    • Westminster [Carroll County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Atkins Acres
    • 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>
  • Taneytown [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taneytown
    • Taneytown [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Atkins Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,817 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taneytown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taneytown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Walkersville [Frederick County]
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      • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Atkins Acres
      • 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>
    • Sykesville [Carroll County]
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      • Sykesville [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Atkins Acres
      • 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]
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      • New Windsor [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Atkins Acres
      • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Atkins Acres
      • 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 north of Atkins Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 963 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Bridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Bridge<6>
    • New Market [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Market
      • New Market [Frederick County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Atkins Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Market have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Market
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Market<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 Atkins Acres. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atkins Acres.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkins Acres ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atkins Acres. 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 Atkins Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Atkins Acres, 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- Atkins Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkins Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3793, Longitude: -77.1155       In this case, the coordinates for Atkins Acres 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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