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Welcome to Poolesville ...

The town of Poolesville is located in Montgomery County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Poolesville has a population of 5,242 people<2> (see below for details).

Poolesville is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Poolesville: (301) & (240)<4>

The ZIP code for Poolesville: 20837<5>

Websites for Poolesville ...

Official Website:   www.ci.poolesville.md.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.montgomerycountychamber.com/

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Poolesville had a population of 4,883 people. This makes Poolesville the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Poolesville represents 0.08% of the total population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 40th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,883 people, the population of Poolesville decreased 5.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,151 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Poolesville had an population of 5,242 people. This is an increase of 7.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.77% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Poolesville.

Communities Also Named Poolesville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Poolesville - it's located in Virginia.

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

Communities near Poolesville ...

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

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    • Frederick [Frederick County]

      • Frederick [Frederick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frederick
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    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]

      • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaithersburg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poolesville
    • Rockville [Montgomery County]

      • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poolesville
    • Leesburg [Loudoun County]

      • Leesburg [Loudoun County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leesburg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poolesville
    • Herndon [Fairfax County]

      • Herndon [Fairfax County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herndon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poolesville
    • Vienna [Fairfax County]

      • Vienna [Fairfax County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vienna
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    • Purcellville [Loudoun County]

      • Purcellville [Loudoun County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purcellville
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    • Brunswick [Frederick County]

      • Brunswick [Frederick County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Poolesville
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    • Kensington [Montgomery County]

      • Kensington [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Poolesville
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    • Lovettsville [Loudoun County]

      • Lovettsville [Loudoun County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Poolesville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lovettsville
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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 Poolesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Poolesville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Poolesville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Maryland

About Montgomery County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Poolesville: www.ci.poolesville.md.us/

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Poolesville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Poolesville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<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 town (such as Poolesville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Poolesville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Poolesville) 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 Poolesville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Poolesville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Poolesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1423, Longitude: -77.4101       In this case, the coordinates for Poolesville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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