Swanton, Maryland

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Swanton, Maryland
Census-designated place
Swanton, Maryland is located in Maryland
Swanton, Maryland
Swanton, Maryland is located in the US
Swanton, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°27′32″N 79°13′51″W / 39.45889°N 79.23083°W / 39.45889; -79.23083Coordinates: 39°27′32″N 79°13′51″W / 39.45889°N 79.23083°W / 39.45889; -79.23083
Country United States
State Maryland
County Garrett
 • Total 0.38 sq mi (0.99 km2)
 • Land 0.38 sq mi (0.99 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 2,300 ft (700 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 58
 • Density 150/sq mi (59/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 21561
FIPS code 24-76450
GNIS feature ID 591386

Swanton is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in Garrett County, Maryland, United States.[1] Swanton is close to several recreation areas like Deep Creek Lake State Park and Jennings-Randolph Lake. A church and a post office are in the downtown area. The population was 58 at the 2010 census.[2]

Anderson Chapel was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Swanton (Populated Place)
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Swanton CDP, Maryland". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 16, 2016. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.