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Linwood, Maryland
(Carroll County)

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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

Telephone area codes for Linwood: (410), (443)<2> and (667).

Communities near Linwood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Linwood and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Frederick   [Map]   70,060   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hampstead   [Map]   6,355   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Manchester   [Map]   4,818   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mount Airy   [Map]   9,374   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Taneytown   [Map]   6,760   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thurmont   [Map]   6,528   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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Linwood. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 ...

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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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Linwood.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Linwood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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.

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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. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Linwood.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Linwood. 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, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Linwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linwood. The point that we are using 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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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Linwood.