Charles 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 3
Basins 1
Bays 18
Beaches 2
Bends 1
Capes 59
Cliffs 2
Forests 1
Guts 6
Islands 6
Lakes 1
Streams 100
Summits 5
Swamps 9
Cultural Features
Airports 12
Bridges 6
Buildings 56
Cemeteries 36
Channels 1
Churches 72
Civil 14
Dams 5
Hospitals 8
Locales 78
Parks 31
Post Offices 24
Reservoirs 18
Schools 80
Towers 3
Trails 10
Historical Features
Airports 1
Crossings 3
Islands 1
Locales 3
Populated Places 12
Post Offices 32
Schools 14
  • 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