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New Market, Maryland

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Welcome to New Market ...

The town of New Market is located in Frederick County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, New Market has a population of 704 people<1> (see below for details).

New Market is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for New Market: (301) & (240)<3>

The ZIP code for New Market: 21774<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Market had a population of 656 people. This makes New Market the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of New Market represents 0.01% of the total population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 113rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 656 people, the population of New Market increased 53.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 427 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, New Market had an population of 704 people. This is an increase of 7.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 64.87% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Market.

Communities near New Market ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2016
Brunswick   [Map]   6,171   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Frederick   [Map]   70,060   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gaithersburg   [Map]   67,776   S   18 miles [29 km]
Middletown   [Map]   4,515   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mount Airy   [Map]   9,374   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Poolesville   [Map]   5,190   SW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named New Market ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named New Market - they are located in Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4), Tennessee and Virginia (2).

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

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 New Market. 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 New Market. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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

Websites for New Market ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Market ...

Looking for more information about New Market? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for New Market, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for New Market.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding 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) New Market. 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.

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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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Market.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Market - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for New Market.

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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 town (such as New Market). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether New Market 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 that starts in New Market. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Market) 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 New Market. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Market

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Market. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3874, Longitude: -77.2724     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Market have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for New Market.