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Welcome to Elkton ...
The location of Elkton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Elkton has a population of 15,652 people<2> (see below for details).
Elkton is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Elkton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Elkton: (410), (443)<4> & (667).
The ZIP codes for Elkton: 21921-21922<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Elkton had a population of 15,443 people (or 15.27% of the total population of Cecil County). This makes Elkton the county's most populous community.
The population of Elkton represents 0.27% of the total population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 17th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 15,443 people, the population of Elkton increased 29.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 11,893 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Elkton had an population of 15,652 people. This is an increase of 1.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.61% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Elkton.
Communities near Elkton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Elkton.
Communities Also Named Elkton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Elkton - they are located in Alberta, Colorado (2), Florida (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elkton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Elkton:
Websites for Elkton ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elkton ...
Looking for more information about Elkton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Elkton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elkton.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Elkton: www.townofelkton.org/
The official website for Cecil County: www.ccgov.org/
The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019