Anne Arundel County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Bars 12
Basins 4
Bays 192
Beaches 10
Capes 127
Cliffs 3
Flats 1
Guts 1
Islands 15
Lakes 48
Ridges 2
Streams 167
Summits 3
Swamps 73
Valleys 8
Cultural Features
Airports 14
Bridges 8
Buildings 200
Canals 1
Cemeteries 67
Channels 8
Churches 209
Civil 11
Crossings 21
Dams 7
Harbors 13
Hospitals 20
Locales 283
Parks 100
Post Offices 32
Reservoirs 26
Schools 227
Towers 11
Historical Features
Airports 3
Bars 2
Bridges 1
Buildings 1
Cemeteries 1
Churches 16
Civil 1
Crossings 1
Hospitals 1
Islands 1
Locales 8
Military (Historical) 6
Populated Places 11
Post Offices 8
Reservoirs 1
Schools 14
Swamps 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Maryland's National Historic Landmarks