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Geographical Size - 350 square miles (roughly 223,000 acres)

Amount of shoreline - 241 miles

Eight municipalities - Cecilton, Charlestown, Chesapeake City, Elkton, North East, Perryville, Port Deposit, and Rising Sun.

Property information (i.e. "Who owns 123 Pulaski Highway?") is available via Real Property Search.

Population data

July 2016 estimated County Population = 102,603 persons (per U.S. Census & Maryland Department of Planning estimates)

2010 Total County Population = 101,108 persons (per 2010 U.S. Census)

Incorporated Towns

Town Name 2010 Population

July 2016
Estimated Population

Cecilton 663 675
Charlestown 1,183 1,196
Chesapeake City 673 700
Elkton 15,443 15,744
North East 3,572 3,650
Perryville 4,361 4,419
Port Deposit 653 767
Rising Sun 2,781 2,799

Election Districts

Election District 2010 Population
ED #1 - Cecilton 5,149
ED #2 - Chesapeake City 5,552
ED #3 - Elkton 27,001
ED # 4 - Fair Hill 8,847
ED #5 - North East 22,773
ED #6 - Rising Sun 10,809
ED # 7 - Port Deposit 11,885
ED #8 - Oakwood 4,164
ED #9 - Calvert

4,928

 
For more detailed population data, please visit the US Census Bureau and Maryland Dept. of Planning.