Salisbury, Maryland

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City of Salisbury
Ceety
Main Street in Salisbury
Main Street in Salisbury
Nickname(s): The Crossroads of Delmarva
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
Kintra Unitit States
State Maryland
Coonty Wicomico
Foondit 1732
Incorporated 1854
Govrenment
 • Teep Strang-mayor
 • Mayor Jacob R. Day (Democrat)
 • Ceety Cooncil
  • John 'Jack' R. Heath (Preses)
  • Laura Mitchell
  • April Jackson
  • Muir Boda
  • Jim Ireton
Aurie[1]
 • Ceety 35.92 km2 (13.87 sq mi)
 • Laund 34.71 km2 (13.40 sq mi)
 • Watter 1.22 km2 (0.47 sq mi)  3.39%
Elevation 8 m (26 ft)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Ceety 30,343
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 31,243
 • Density 874.3/km2 (2,264.4/sq mi)
 • Metro 125,203
  2010 CSA pop'n. 176,657
Time zone Eastren (UTC-5)
 • Simmer (DST) Eastren (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 21801-21804
Aurie code(s) 410, 443
FIPS code 24-69925
GNIS feature ID 0591221
Wabsteid www.ci.salisbury.md.us

Salisbury /ˈsɔːlzbəri/ is a ceety in sootheastren Maryland, Unitit States. It is the coonty seat o Wicomico Coonty[4] an the lairgest ceety in the state's Eastren Shore region. The population wis 30,343 at the 2010 census. Salisbury is the principal ceety o the Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area. The ceety is the commercial hub o the Delmarva Peninsula an caws itsel "the Crossroads of Delmarva".

Salisbury is locatit near several major ceeties: Baltimore 106 miles (171 km); Washington, D.C. 119 miles (192 km), Philadelphia 128 miles (206 km), Norfolk 132 miles (212 km), Dover 50 miles (80 km), an Wilmington 96 miles (154 km).

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-01-24. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-26. 
  4. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  5. Sister Cities Association of Salisbury / Wicomico County
  • Richard W. Cooper, "History and Facts of Salisbury, Maryland."
  • Poplar Hill Mansion [1]

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