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Chaney, Maryland

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Welcome to Chaney ...

Chaney is located in Calvert County.

Chaney is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Chaney: (301) & (240)<2>

Communities near Chaney ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Chaney and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Annapolis   [Map]   39,418   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bowie   [Map]   58,393   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Capitol Heights   [Map]   4,545   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chesapeake Beach   [Map]   5,911   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cheverly   [Map]   6,469   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
District Heights   [Map]   6,017   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Chaney ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Chaney - they are located in Arkansas, Iowa, Oklahoma and Texas.

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

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 Chaney. 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 Chaney. 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 Chaney:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chaney ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Chaney. 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.

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About Calvert County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chaney. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7515, Longitude: -76.6349     [Map].

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

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Chaney.