Parsonsburg, Maryland

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Census-designated place
Parsonsburg is located in Maryland
Location within the state of Maryland
Coordinates: 38°23′15″N 75°28′16″W / 38.38750°N 75.47111°W / 38.38750; -75.47111Coordinates: 38°23′15″N 75°28′16″W / 38.38750°N 75.47111°W / 38.38750; -75.47111
Country United States
State Maryland
County Wicomico
 • Total 1.308 sq mi (3.39 km2)
 • Land 1.305 sq mi (3.38 km2)
 • Water 0.003 sq mi (0.008 km2)
Elevation 85 ft (26 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 339
 • Density 260/sq mi (100/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 410 & 443
GNIS feature ID 586426[3]

Parsonsburg is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Wicomico County, Maryland, United States.[3] Its population was 339 as of the 2010 census.[2] It is part of the Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area. A native son was Ron Karenga.


The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Parsonsburg has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[4]