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)
ZIP Code 21849
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.


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]