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Maryland Geography Statistics of

  • Land Area:
    (land) 7,141 sq miles
    (water) 2,633 sq miles
    (TOTAL) 9,774 sq miles
  • Land Area: (all states)
  • Horizontal Width: 196 miles (east to west) along the Pennsylvania border
  • Vertical Length: 119 miles from Grisfield, directly north to the Pennsylvania border

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering States: (4) Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Delaware
  • Counties: (24) Map
  • County: (largest by population) Montgomery 876,622
  • Geographic Center: is located about 4 miles N.E. of Bowie in Prince George's County
  • Highest Point: Backbone Mt., at 3,360 ft.
  • Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean, 0 ft.
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Mean Elevation: 348 ft.
  • Relative Location

Maryland Photographs

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Maryland Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Cumberland Allegany 301
Annapolis Anne Arundel 410
Parkville Baltimore 410
Baltimore Baltimore City 410
Lusby Calvert 410
Denton Caroline 410
Westminster Carroll 410
Elkton Cecil 410
Waldorf Charles 301
Cambridge Dorchester 410
Frederick Frederick 301
Oakland Garrett 301
Bel Air Harford 410
Columbia Howard 410
Chestertown Kent 410
Silver Spring Montgomery 301
Rockville Montgomery 301
Gaithersburg Montgomery 301
Hyattsville Prince Georges 301
Stevensville Queen Annes 410
Lexington Park Saint Marys 301
Princess Anne Somerset 410
Easton Talbot 410
Hagerstown Washington 301
Salisbury Wicomico 410
Berlin Worcester 410

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This page was last updated on November 16, 2017.