Havre de Grace, Maryland

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Havre de Grace, Maryland
Ceety
Concord Point Lighthouse, The Iconic Representation of HdG. Sits at the mouth of the Susquehanna River in Havre de Grace
Concord Point Lighthouse, The Iconic Representation of HdG. Sits at the mouth of the Susquehanna River in Havre de Grace
Location in Maryland
Location in Maryland
Coordinates: 39°32′54″N 76°5′51″W / 39.54833°N 76.09750°W / 39.54833; -76.09750Coordinates: 39°32′54″N 76°5′51″W / 39.54833°N 76.09750°W / 39.54833; -76.09750
Kintra Unitit States
State Maryland
County Harford
Incorporated 1785
Govrenment
 • Mayor Wayne Dougherty
Aurie[1]
 • Total 17.85 km2 (6.89 sq mi)
 • Laund 14.24 km2 (5.50 sq mi)
 • Watter 3.60 km2 (1.39 sq mi)  20.17%
Elevation 17 m (56 ft)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Tot 12,952
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 13,392
 • Density 909.2/km2 (2,354.9/sq mi)
Time zone Eastren (UTC-5)
 • Simmer (DST) Eastren (UTC-4)
ZIP code 21078
Aurie code(s) 410
FIPS code 24-37600
GNIS featur ID 0590437
Wabsteid www.havredegracemd.com

Havre de Grace Listeni/ˌhævər dˈɡrs/,[4] abbreviated HdG, is a ceety in Harford Coonty, Maryland, USA, situatit at the mooth o the Susquehanna River an the heid o Chesapeake Bay. It is namit efter the port ceety o Le Havre, Fraunce, which in full wis ance Le Havre de Grâce (French, "Haven o Grace"). The population wis 12,952 at the 2010 census

In 1789, Havre de Grace wis in serious consideration tae be the permanent caipital o the Unitit States.[5]

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  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-26. 
  4. John Kelly's Washington Live
  5. "All about Havre de Grace, MD," retrieved September 6, 2012

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