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Linwood, Maryland
(Carroll County)

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The location of Linwood

Welcome to Linwood ...

Linwood is located in Carroll County.

Linwood is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Linwood is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (410), (443)<2> & (667).

Communities near Linwood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Linwood and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Frederick   [Map]   71,408   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hampstead   [Map]   6,357   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Manchester   [Map]   4,834   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mount Airy   [Map]   9,416   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Taneytown   [Map]   6,789   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thurmont   [Map]   6,646   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Linwood ...

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

Beyond Maryland, there are 40 communities that are also named Linwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi (4), Nebraska, New Jersey (2), New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Linwood. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Linwood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Linwood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Linwood:

Websites for Linwood ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linwood ...

Looking for more information about Linwood? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Maryland

About Carroll County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County:

The official website for State of Maryland:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Of the area codes for Linwood, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.

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<3>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- Linwood) 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 Linwood. 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 Linwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5629, Longitude: -77.1432     [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 Linwood.

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