Detmold, Maryland

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Detmold, Maryland
Census-designated place
Detmold, Maryland is located in Maryland
Detmold, Maryland
Location within the state of Maryland
Coordinates: 39°33′15″N 78°59′22″W / 39.55417°N 78.98944°W / 39.55417; -78.98944Coordinates: 39°33′15″N 78°59′22″W / 39.55417°N 78.98944°W / 39.55417; -78.98944
Country United States
State Maryland
County Allegany
Area
 • Total 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 • Land 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,410 ft (430 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 71
 • Density 454/sq mi (175.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 24-22825
GNIS feature ID 2583608

Detmold is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Allegany County, Maryland, United States.[1] As of the 2010 census it had a population of 71.[2]

It is located in western Allegany County along Maryland Route 36, which leads north 9 miles (14 km) to Frostburg and 7 miles (11 km) south to Westernport. The town is situated in the valley of Georges Creek between two high ridges: Big Savage Mountain to the northwest, and Dans Mountain to the southeast. The Town is named for Christian Edward Detmold of Lonaconing Iron Furnace fame. It is located south of Lonaconing, along route 36. It had a population of 71 in 2010.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Names Information System". Detmold (Populated Place). U.S. Geological Survey. 2009-01-29. 
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Detmold CDP, Maryland". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved May 24, 2013.