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Welcome to Harmans ...

Harmans is located in Anne Arundel County<1>.

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

Harmans is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Harmans: (410), (443)<4> & (667).

The ZIP code for Harmans: 21077<5>

Communities near Harmans ...

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

  • Baltimore [Baltimore City]
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    • Baltimore [Baltimore City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Harmans
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 586,131 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltimore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltimore<7>
  • Bowie [Prince George's County]
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    • Bowie [Prince George's County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Harmans
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,212 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowie<7>
  • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County]
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    • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Harmans
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,524 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annapolis<7>
  • College Park [Prince George's County]
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    • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmans
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,173 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Park<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Laurel [Prince George's County]
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      • Laurel [Prince George's County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmans
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,548 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<7>
    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]
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      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmans
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,229 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbelt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenbelt<7>
    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]
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      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmans
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville<7>
    • New Carrollton [Prince George's County]
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      • New Carrollton [Prince George's County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmans
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,909 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Carrollton<7>
    • Bladensburg [Prince George's County]
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      • Bladensburg [Prince George's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmans
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,409 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladensburg<7>
    • Riverdale Park [Prince George's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverdale Park
      • Riverdale Park [Prince George's County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmans
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverdale Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverdale Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverdale Park<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 Harmans. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harmans.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harmans ...

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

Adding Harmans to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Mentions & References for Harmans

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About Anne Arundel County

About Maryland

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

The official website for Anne Arundel County: www.co.anne-arundel.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 Anne Arundel, 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 Harmans - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Harmans, 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 Harmans). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Harmans 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 from Point A (ie- Harmans) 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 Harmans. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HarmansOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harmans. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1573, Longitude: -76.6966       In this case, the coordinates for Harmans 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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