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Welcome to Sharpsburg ...
The town of Sharpsburg is located in Washington County.
The location of Sharpsburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Sharpsburg has a population of 639 people<2> (see below for details).
Sharpsburg was established in 1763.
The community of Sharpsburg is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Sharpsburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Sharpsburg: (301) & (240)<4>
The ZIP code for Sharpsburg: 21782<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sharpsburg had a population of 705 people. This makes Sharpsburg the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Sharpsburg represents 0.01% of the total population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 108th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 705 people, the population of Sharpsburg increased 2.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 691 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Sharpsburg had an population of 639 people. This is a decrease of 9.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.53% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sharpsburg.
Communities near Sharpsburg ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sharpsburg and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Sharpsburg.
Communities Also Named Sharpsburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Sharpsburg - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio (3) and Pennsylvania (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sharpsburg.
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 Sharpsburg:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sharpsburg ...
Looking for more information about Sharpsburg? 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 Sharpsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sharpsburg.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019