Frederick 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
Basins 1
Cliffs 1
Falls 2
Flats 3
Gaps 3
Islands 8
Lakes 1
Pillars 2
Springs 7
Streams 127
Summits 24
Swamps 1
Valleys 7
Woods 1
Cultural Features
Airports 11
Bridges 16
Buildings 124
Cemeteries 111
Churches 161
Civil 38
Crossings 31
Dams 16
Hospitals 5
Locales 159
Mines 2
Parks 73
Post Offices 25
Reservoirs 17
Schools 116
Towers 16
Trails 3
Historical Features
Airports 2
Buildings 1
Churches 11
Locales 19
Military (Historical) 1
Populated Places 7
Post Offices 43
Schools 28
  • 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