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Welcome to Loch Lynn Heights ...

The town of Loch Lynn Heights is located in Garrett County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Loch Lynn Heights: Loch Lynn Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Loch Lynn Heights has a population of 530 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Loch Lynn Heights.

Loch Lynn Heights is 2,470 feet [753 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Loch Lynn Heights is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Area codes for Loch Lynn Heights: (301) & (240)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Loch Lynn Heights had an population of 530 people. This is a decrease of 3.99% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.01% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Loch Lynn Heights had a population of 552 people. This makes Loch Lynn Heights the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 552 people, the population of Loch Lynn Heights increased 17.7% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 469 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Loch Lynn Heights.

Communities near Loch Lynn Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Loch Lynn Heights.

  • Kingwood [Preston County]
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    • Kingwood [Preston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Loch Lynn Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,057 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingwood<7>
  • Westernport [Allegany County]
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    • Westernport [Allegany County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Loch Lynn Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,726 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westernport<7>
  • Terra Alta [Preston County]
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    • Terra Alta [Preston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Loch Lynn Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,500 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terra Alta<7>
  • Piedmont [Mineral County]
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    • Piedmont [Mineral County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Loch Lynn Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 802 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piedmont<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Davis [Tucker County]
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      • Davis [Tucker County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Loch Lynn Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 631 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davis<7>
    • Rowlesburg [Preston County]
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      • Rowlesburg [Preston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Loch Lynn Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 572 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowlesburg<7>
    • Thomas [Tucker County]
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      • Thomas [Tucker County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Loch Lynn Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas 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 Thomas<7>
    • Friendsville [Garrett County]
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      • Friendsville [Garrett County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Loch Lynn Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 479 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendsville 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 Friendsville<7>
    • Accident [Garrett County]
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      • Accident [Garrett County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Loch Lynn Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 312 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Accident 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 Accident<7>
    • Kitzmiller [Garrett County]
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      • Kitzmiller [Garrett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the east of Loch Lynn Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 303 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kitzmiller 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 Kitzmiller<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 Loch Lynn Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Loch Lynn Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Loch Lynn Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Maryland

About Garrett County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garrett County: www.co.garrett.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 Garrett, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Loch Lynn Heights.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Loch Lynn Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Loch Lynn Heights) 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 Loch Lynn Heights. 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 Loch Lynn Heights

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Loch Lynn Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3917, Longitude: -79.3728       In this case, the coordinates for Loch Lynn Heights 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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