Salisbury, Maryland

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City of Salisbury
Main Street in Salisbury
Main Street in Salisbury
Nickname(s): 
The Comfortable Side of Coastal[1]
Location in Maryland
Location in Maryland
Coordinates: 38°21′57″N 75°35′36″W / 38.36583°N 75.59333°W / 38.36583; -75.59333Coordinates: 38°21′57″N 75°35′36″W / 38.36583°N 75.59333°W / 38.36583; -75.59333
CountryUnited States
StateMaryland
CountyWicomico
Founded1732
Incorporated1854
Government
 • TypeStrong-mayor
 • MayorJacob R. Day
 • City Council
Area
 • City13.87 sq mi (35.92 km2)
 • Land13.40 sq mi (34.71 km2)
 • Water0.47 sq mi (1.22 km2)  3.39%
Elevation
26 ft (8 m)
Population
 • City30,343
 • Estimate 
(2012[2])
31,243
 • Density2,264.4/sq mi (874.3/km2)
 • Metro
125,203
 2010 CSA pop'n. 176,657
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern)
ZIP codes
21801-21804
Area code(s)410, 443
FIPS code24-69925
GNIS feature ID0591221
Websitesalisbury.md

Salisbury /ˈsɔːlzbəri/ is a city in southeastern Maryland, USA. It is the county seat of Wicomico County[3] and the largest city in the state's Eastern Shore region. The population was 30,343 at the 2010 census.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Salisbury Branding". City of Salisbury. Retrieved 2018-01-13.
  2. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-26.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.

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