Baltimore 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
Areas 1
Bars 4
Basins 1
Bays 18
Bends 2
Capes 59
Islands 6
Lakes 3
Ranges 1
Ridges 2
Springs 4
Streams 153
Summits 2
Swamps 2
Valleys 6
Cultural Features
Airports 15
Bridges 2
Buildings 275
Canals 3
Cemeteries 42
Channels 5
Churches 331
Civil 16
Crossings 17
Dams 12
Harbors 2
Hospitals 18
Locales 276
Mines 15
Parks 105
Post Offices 43
Reservoirs 8
Schools 373
Towers 19
Historical Features
Airports 2
Bridges 1
Buildings 4
Churches 7
Hospitals 1
Islands 2
Locales 10
Military (Historical) 17
Parks 1
Populated Places 22
Post Offices 8
Schools 6
Streams 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