Calvert County Map

Calvert County is a small, affluent county in Maryland. It is largely agricultural, but visitors are attracted to its local history, parks, outdoor activities and marine sports.

Some of this county sights include the Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum a state history and archaeology museum. Battle Creek Cypress Swamp is one of the northernmost stands of bald cypress trees in North America. American Chestnut Land Trust 790 acre ecological preserve with one of the states largest living American Chestnut trees. Calvert Cliffs State Park with cliffs that were formed more than 15 million years ago when the shallow sea covered all of southern Maryland.

Size: 345 Square Miles
County Seat: Prince Frederick
Government Form: County Commissioners
Population 2000: 74,563
Median income for a household (2000): $65,945
Median income for a family (2000): $71,545

Cities in Baltimore County

Barstow (20610) Broomes Island (20615) Chesapeake Beach (20732)
Dowell (20629) Dunkirk (20754) Huntingtown (20639)
Lusby (20657) North Beach (20714) Owings (20736)
Port Republic (20676) Prince Frederick (20678) Saint Leonard (20685)
Solomons (20688) Sunderland (20689) blank

Calvert County Resources

Calvert County Government Page
Calvert County: A Virtual Community
Calvert County Living
College of Southern Maryland(Prince Frederick Campus)
Calvert County Health Department
Calvert County Public Libraries
Calvert County Public Schools

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