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Port Tobacco, Maryland

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Welcome to Port Tobacco ...

Port Tobacco is located in Charles County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Port Tobacco: Prt. Tobacco

Port Tobacco is near sea level<2>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Port Tobacco: 20677<4>

Websites for Port Tobacco ...

Chamber of Commerce:

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

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 Port Tobacco. 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 Port Tobacco. 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 Port Tobacco.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Tobacco ...

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

Communities near Port Tobacco ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

La Plata   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Port Tobacco

Dumfries   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the West (W) of Port Tobacco

Located in Prince William County (VA)

Indian Head   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Tobacco

Colonial Beach   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the South (S) of Port Tobacco

Located in Westmoreland County (VA)

Occoquan   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Port Tobacco

Located in Fairfax County (VA)

Quantico   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the West (W) of Port Tobacco

Located in Prince William County (VA)

Eagle Harbor   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Port Tobacco

Located in Prince George's County

Lyons Corner   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Port Tobacco

Pomfret   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the North (N) of Port Tobacco

Faulkner   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Port Tobacco

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

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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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Tobacco - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<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 Port Tobacco). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Port Tobacco or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Port Tobacco) 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 Port Tobacco. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Tobacco

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Tobacco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5137, Longitude: -77.0183     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Port Tobacco have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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