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Welcome to New Windsor ...

The town of New Windsor is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, New Windsor has a population of 1,403 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of New Windsor.

New Windsor is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area Codes for New Windsor: (410), (443)<5> & (667)

The ZIP code for New Windsor: 21776<6>

Websites for New Windsor ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.carrollcountychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to New Windsor, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Windsor had an population of 1,403 people. This is an increase of 0.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Windsor had a population of 1,396 people. This makes New Windsor the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of New Windsor represents 0.02% of the population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,396 people, the population of New Windsor increased 7.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,303 people).

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

Communities Also Named New Windsor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named New Windsor - they are located in Illinois, Kansas and New York.

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

Communities near New Windsor ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Windsor.

  • Frederick [Frederick County]
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    • Frederick [Frederick County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the southwest of New Windsor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,308 people
    • Former names for Frederick:
    • Frederick City
    • Frederick Town
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick<8>
  • Westminster [Carroll County]
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    • Westminster [Carroll County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the northeast of New Windsor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westminster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westminster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<8>
  • Hanover [York County]
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    • Hanover [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of New Windsor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,783 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<8>
  • Mount Airy [Carroll County]
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    • Mount Airy [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the south of New Windsor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,502 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Thurmont [Frederick County]
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      • Thurmont [Frederick County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the west of New Windsor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,070 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thurmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thurmont<8>
    • Taneytown [Carroll County]
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      • Taneytown [Carroll County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northwest of New Windsor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,846 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taneytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taneytown<8>
    • Walkersville [Frederick County]
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      • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the west of New Windsor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walkersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville<8>
    • Hampstead [Carroll County]
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      • Hampstead [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the east of New Windsor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,426 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampstead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampstead<8>
    • Manchester [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northeast of New Windsor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,876 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<8>
    • Littlestown [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littlestown
      • Littlestown [Adams County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the north of New Windsor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,498 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littlestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littlestown<8>

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 New Windsor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Windsor.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Windsor ...

Looking for more information about New Windsor? 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 New Windsor, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for New Windsor.

Adding New Windsor to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of New Windsor in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for New Windsor was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found New Windsor in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for New Windsor on our Genealogy Page.

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About Carroll County

About Maryland

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.ccgov.carr.org/

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 Carroll, 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 New Windsor.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Windsor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for New Windsor, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<6>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 Windsor). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether New Windsor or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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- New Windsor) 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 Windsor. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New WindsorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Windsor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5444, Longitude: -77.1026       In this case, the coordinates for New Windsor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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