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Welcome to Glencoe ...

Glencoe is located in Baltimore County<1>.

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

Glencoe is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Websites for Glencoe ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.baltcountycc.com/

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

Communities Also Named Glencoe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Maryland communities named Glencoe: This one is located in Baltimore County and the other is located in Kent County.

Beyond Maryland, there are 37 communities that are also named Glencoe - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Glencoe ...

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

  • Baltimore [Baltimore City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baltimore
    • Baltimore [Baltimore City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 586,131 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltimore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltimore<6>
  • Westminster [Carroll County]
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    • Westminster [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Glencoe
    • 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<6>
  • Bel Air [Harford County]
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    • Bel Air [Harford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,266 people
    • Former names for Bel Air:
    • Belle Air
    • Belle Aire
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bel Air<6>
  • Hampstead [Carroll County]
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    • Hampstead [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Glencoe
    • 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<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manchester [Carroll County]
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      • Manchester [Carroll County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,876 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
    • New Freedom [York County]
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      • New Freedom [York County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Glencoe
      • 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<6>
    • Shrewsbury [York County]
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      • Shrewsbury [York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Glencoe
      • 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<6>
    • Stewartstown [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stewartstown
      • Stewartstown [York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,284 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stewartstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stewartstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stewartstown<6>
    • Glen Rock [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Rock
      • Glen Rock [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,057 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glen Rock<6>
    • Cross Roads [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cross Roads
      • Cross Roads [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 506 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross Roads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross Roads

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glencoe ...

Looking for more information about Glencoe? 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 Glencoe, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Glencoe.

Adding Glencoe to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Glencoe 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 Glencoe was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Glencoe on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Maryland (1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glencoe. 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 Glencoe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Glencoe, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Glencoe) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glencoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5490, Longitude: -76.6352       In this case, the coordinates for Glencoe 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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