Klondike, Maryland

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Klondike, Maryland
Census-designated place
Klondike is located in Maryland
Klondike
Klondike
Klondike is located in the US
Klondike
Klondike
Location within the state of Maryland
Coordinates: 39°36′33″N 78°57′45″W / 39.60917°N 78.96250°W / 39.60917; -78.96250Coordinates: 39°36′33″N 78°57′45″W / 39.60917°N 78.96250°W / 39.60917; -78.96250
Country United States
State Maryland
County Allegany
Area
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,900 ft (600 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 118
 • Density 309/sq mi (119.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 24-44525
GNIS feature ID 2583646

Klondike 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 118.[2]

It is located in western Allegany County, 5 miles (8 km) southwest of Frostburg, at the foot of Big Savage Mountain.It is built at the site of the Klondike Mine, The Consolidation Coal Company's Mine No. 17.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Names Information System". Klondike (Populated Place). U.S. Geological Survey. 2009-01-29. 
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Klondike CDP, Maryland". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved May 28, 2013. 

Stakem, Karen Hersick Klondike: A Coal Mining Town, 1999, Frostburg University Library, F189.K57 K57 1999.