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Welcome to Haight ...

Haight is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

Haight is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Haight: (410), (443)<4> and (667).

Websites for Haight ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.carrollcountychamber.org/

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

Communities Also Named Haight ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Haight - they are located in Alberta and California.

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

Communities near Haight ...

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

  • Baltimore
  • Westminster
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westminster
    • Westminster lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Haight.
    • 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>
  • Mount Airy
  • Hampstead
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampstead
    • Hampstead lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Haight.
    • 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>
  • Manchester
  • Sykesville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sykesville
    • Sykesville lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Haight.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,973 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
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
    • New Windsor lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Haight.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,404 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>
  • Union Bridge
  • New Market
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Market
    • New Market lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Haight.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 757 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>
  • Laytonsville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Haight ...

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

Adding Haight to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Haight in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

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

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Haight. 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 Haight - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Haight, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>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- Haight) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Haight. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4098, Longitude: -76.9019       In this case, the coordinates for Haight 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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