A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Avondale Terrace, Maryland

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other MD

The location of Avondale Terrace

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
Click here for an interactive map for
Avondale Terrace
and the surrounding area.
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
The Commemorative Quarter for Maryland

Welcome to Avondale Terrace ...

Avondale Terrace is located in Prince George's County.

A typical abbreviation for Avondale Terrace: Avondale Ter. (or less commonly used: Avondale Terr.)

Avondale Terrace is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Avondale Terrace: (301) & (240)<2>

Communities near Avondale Terrace ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Avondale Terrace and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Bowie   [Map]   58,393   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
College Park   [Map]   32,275   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Gaithersburg   [Map]   67,776   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greenbelt   [Map]   23,909   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Laurel   [Map]   25,853   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Rockville   [Map]   66,940   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Avondale Terrace ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Avondale Terrace - it's located in South Carolina.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avondale Terrace. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avondale Terrace. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avondale Terrace.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avondale Terrace ...

Looking for more information about Avondale Terrace? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Avondale Terrace? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Avondale Terrace, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Avondale Terrace.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Avondale Terrace. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Maryland

About Prince George's County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Prince George's County:

The official website for State of Maryland:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avondale Terrace - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<2>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Avondale Terrace.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Avondale Terrace. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avondale Terrace) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avondale Terrace. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9534, Longitude: -76.9761     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Avondale Terrace have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avondale Terrace.

- Return to Citation

<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation

For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Avondale Terrace.