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Taneytown

Carroll County,

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The population of Taneytown is approximately 5,424 (2007), 6728 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,848 (2000), 2434 (2010).

The amount of land area in Taneytown is 6.516 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Taneytown is 2.9 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Taneytown to Washington DC is 52 miles. The distance to the Maryland state capital is 60 miles. (as the crow flies)
Taneytown is positioned 39.65 degrees north of the equator and 77.16 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Taneytown elevation is 524 feet above sea level.
Taneytown median income is $58,851 (2007).

The Taneytown median home price is $281,336 (2007).

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Location

Taneytown location: in north-central Maryland about 23 miles from Frederick and about 45 miles from Baltimore. Other nearby communities include District 1, Taneytown, District 2, Uniontown, Union Bridge, New Windsor and Emmitsburg all in Maryland and Littlestown, Lake Heritage and Bonneauville all in Pennsylvania.

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History & History Related Items

Taneytown history:

When the first area land grants were handed out in 1754, Edward Diggs and Raphael Taney were given almost 8,000 acres. They laid out lots and sold them beginning in 1762. Taney, for whom the town was named, actually lived in St. Mary's County. He helped to design the layout and became the namesake, but never really lived here.

Here is a history page for Taneytown.
The incorporation date of Taneytown: 1836

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Taneytown attractions:

Taneytown History Museum
Phone:(410) 756-4234

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