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Welcome to Perryman ...

Perryman is located in Harford County<1>.


We aren't confident of the location of Perryman, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>


While we don't have a date for the founding of Perryman, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1880.

Perryman is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Perryman is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (410), (443)<4> and (667).

The ZIP code for Perryman: 21130<5>

Communities Also Named Perryman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Perryman - it's located in Texas.

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

Communities near Perryman ...

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

  • Aberdeen
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
    • Aberdeen is located in Harford County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,964 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen <7>
  • Havre de Grace
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Havre de Grace have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havre de Grace
    • Havre de Grace is located in Harford County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,147 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Havre de Grace <7>
  • Bel Air
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bel Air
    • Bel Air is located in Harford County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,266 people
    • Former names for Bel Air:
    • Belle Air
    • Belle Aire
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bel Air <7>
  • Chestertown
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
  • Perryville
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
  • North East
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North East have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North East
    • North East is located in Cecil County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,609 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North East <7>
  • Rising Sun
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rising Sun have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rising Sun
    • Rising Sun is located in Cecil County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,784 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rising Sun <7>
  • Charlestown
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlestown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlestown
    • Charlestown is located in Cecil County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,202 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlestown <7>
  • Port Deposit
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Deposit have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Deposit
    • Port Deposit is located in Cecil County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Deposit <7>
  • Delta
    (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delta
    • Delta is located in York County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 720 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delta <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 Perryman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Perryman.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Perryman ...

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

Adding Perryman to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Perryman was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>

From that list, the Perryman post office opened in 1880.

We also found Perryman in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Perryman.

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

The official website for Harford County: www.co.ha.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 Harford, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perryman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Perryman, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>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 Perryman). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Perryman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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