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Welcome to Freeland ...

Freeland is located in Baltimore County<1>.

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

Freeland is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area Codes for Freeland: (410), (443)<4> & (667)

The ZIP code for Freeland: 21053<5>

Websites for Freeland ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.baltcountycc.com/

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

Communities Also Named Freeland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Freeland - they are located in Colorado, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Freeland ...

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

  • York [York County]
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    • York [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Freeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,907 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<7>
  • Westminster [Carroll County]
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    • Westminster [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Freeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,712 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<7>
  • Hanover [York County]
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    • Hanover [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Freeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,783 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<7>
  • Hampstead [Carroll County]
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    • Hampstead [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Freeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,426 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<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Red Lion [York County]
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      • Red Lion [York County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Freeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,309 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Lion<7>
    • Manchester [Carroll County]
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      • Manchester [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Freeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,876 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<7>
    • New Freedom [York County]
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      • New Freedom [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Freeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Freedom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Freedom<7>
    • West York [York County]
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      • West York [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Freeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,602 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West York<7>
    • Dallastown [York County]
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      • Dallastown [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Freeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,869 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dallastown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dallastown<7>
    • Shrewsbury [York County]
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      • Shrewsbury [York County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the north of Freeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,847 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shrewsbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shrewsbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shrewsbury<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Freeland ...

Looking for more information about Freeland? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Freeland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Freeland.

Adding Freeland to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Freeland in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Freeland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Freeland on our Genealogy Page.

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About Baltimore County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Baltimore County: www.co.ba.md.us/

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 Baltimore, 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 Freeland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Freeland, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>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 Freeland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Freeland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Freeland) 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 Freeland. 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 FreelandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Freeland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7048, Longitude: -76.6839       In this case, the coordinates for Freeland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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