WICOMICO COUNTY, MARYLAND


MUNICIPALITIES IN WICOMICO COUNTY

Wicomico County has two incorporated cities - Fruitland and Salisbury - and six incorporated towns: Delmar, Hebron, Mardela Springs, Pittsville, Sharptown, and Willards.

DELMAR

Incorporated 1888 (Chapter 167, Acts of 1888)
Population (1990 census): 1,430

Half of Delmar lies in Maryland, half in Delaware (the dividing line runs down the middle of State Street). The Town's Maryland voters elect a town commission. The Town's Delaware voters elect a town council.

FRUITLAND

(formerly Forktown)
Incorporated 1947 (Chapter 662, Acts of 1947)
Population (1990 census): 3,511

HEBRON

Incorporated 1931 (Chapter 90, Acts of 1931)
Population (1990 census): 665

MARDELA SPRINGS

Incorporated 1906 (Chapter 325, Acts of 1906)
Population (1990 census): 360

PITTSVILLE

Incorporated 1906 (Chapter 499, Acts of 1906)
Population (1990 census): 602

SALISBURY

Incorporated 1854 (Chapter 287, Acts of 1854)
Population (1990 census): 20,592

SHARPTOWN

Incorporated 1874 (Chapter 465, Acts of 1874)
Population (1990 census): 609

WILLARDS

Incorporated 1906 (Chapter 195, Acts of 1906)
Population (1990 census): 708

Maryland Municipalities


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