Salisbury, Maryland

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".

City of Salisbury
Main Street in Salisbury
Main Street in Salisbury
Eik-name(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
KintraUnitit States
StateMaryland
CoontyWicomico
Foondit1732
Incorporated1854
Govrenment
 • TeepStrang-mayor
 • MayorJacob R. Day (Democrat)
 • Ceety Cooncil
  • John 'Jack' R. Heath (Preses)
  • Laura Mitchell
  • April Jackson
  • Muir Boda
  • Jim Ireton
Area
 • Ceety35.92 km2 (13.87 sq mi)
 • Laund34.71 km2 (13.40 sq mi)
 • Water1.22 km2 (0.47 sq mi)  3.39%
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 • Ceety30,343
 • Estimate 
(2012[3])
31,243
 • Density874.3/km2 (2264.4/sq mi)
 • Metro
125,203
 2010 CSA pop'n. 176,657
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastren)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastren)
ZIP codes
21801-21804
Area code(s)410, 443
FIPS code24-69925
GNIS feature ID0591221
Websitewww.ci.salisbury.md.us

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

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ReferencesEedit

  1. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the original on 24 Januar 2012. Retrieved 25 Januar 2013. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 25 Januar 2013.
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 26 Juin 2013.
  4. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 7 Juin 2011.
  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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