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Time Zone: Queen Anne's County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Centreville is the Seat for Queen Anne's County.

Queen Anne's County was founded in 1706 and was created by taking area from TalbotCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Queen Anne's had a population of 47,958 people. This is an increase of 18.23% since the last Census (which gave a population of 40,563 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Queen Anne's represented 0.77% of the total population of Maryland, making it the state's 17th most populous county (out of 24 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201047,798+17.84%-0.33% since 2009
200947,958+18.23%+1.04% since 2008
200847,465+17.02%+1.35% since 2007
200040,563The Last Census

More information can be found on the Queen Anne's County Census Page for Queen Anne's County.


Below are some of the communities located in Queen Anne's County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Queen Anne's County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Centreville   3,5331,97079.3% increase  
Church Hill   72053035.85% increase  
Queenstown   6596176.81% increase  
Sudlersville   3963911.28% increase  
Queen Anne   1671765.11% decrease  

Websites for Queen Anne's County

Official Website:   www.qac.org/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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