Georgetown, Maryland

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Georgetown, Maryland
Georgetown is located in Maryland
Coordinates: 39°21′42″N 75°52′49″W / 39.36167°N 75.88028°W / 39.36167; -75.88028Coordinates: 39°21′42″N 75°52′49″W / 39.36167°N 75.88028°W / 39.36167; -75.88028
CountryUnited States
CountiesCecil and Kent
33 ft (10 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)410, 443, and 667
GNIS feature ID590291[1]

Georgetown is an unincorporated community in Cecil and Kent counties in Maryland, United States. The community was laid out in 1736. Georgetown was named for Prince George who later became King of the United Kingdom.[1] Georgetown is located at the point Maryland Route 213 crosses the Sassafras River, which forms the county line, north of Galena and south of Cecilton.

The Nellie Crockett (Buy-Boat) and Valley Cottage are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Georgetown". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.