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Nanjemoy, Maryland

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The location of Nanjemoy

Welcome to Nanjemoy ...

Nanjemoy is located in Charles County.

The location of Nanjemoy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Nanjemoy is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Nanjemoy: (301) and (240)<3>

The ZIP code for Nanjemoy: 20662<4>

Communities near Nanjemoy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Nanjemoy and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Indian Head   [Map]   3,807   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ironsides   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
La Plata   [Map]   9,365   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Port Tobacco Village   [Map]   15   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Colonial Beach (VA)   [Map]   3,579   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dumfries (VA)   [Map]   5,230   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

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 Nanjemoy. 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 Nanjemoy. 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 Nanjemoy.

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

Websites for Nanjemoy ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nanjemoy ...

Looking for more information about Nanjemoy? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Nanjemoy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nanjemoy.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Maryland

About Charles County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Charles County:

The official website for State of Maryland:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nanjemoy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).

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<4>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 Nanjemoy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Nanjemoy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nanjemoy) 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 Nanjemoy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nanjemoy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nanjemoy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4548, Longitude: -77.2169     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Nanjemoy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Nanjemoy.

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