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City of Salisbury
City
Main Street in Salisbury
Nickname(s): The Crossroads of Delmarva
Location in Maryland
Coordinates: 38°21′57″N 75°35′36″W / 38.36583°N 75.59333°W / 38.36583; -75.59333Coordinates: 38°21′57″N 75°35′36″W / 38.36583°N 75.59333°W / 38.36583; -75.59333
Country United States
State Maryland
County Wicomico
Founded 1732
Incorporated 1854
Government
 • Type Strong-mayor
 • Mayor Jim Ireton (Democrat)
 • City Council
  • Jacob Day (President)
  • Terry E. Cohen
  • Laura Mitchell
  • Eugenie P. Shields
  • Tim Spies
Area
 • City 13.87 sq mi (35.92 km2)
 • Land 13.40 sq mi (34.71 km2)
 • Water 0.47 sq mi (1.22 km2)  3.39%
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Population (2010)
 • City 30,343
 • Estimate (2012[1]) 31,243
 • Density 2,264.4/sq mi (874.3/km2)
 • Metro 125,203
  2010 CSA pop'n. 176,657
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 21801-21804
Area code(s) 410, 443
FIPS code 24-69925
GNIS feature ID 0591221

Salisbury /ˈsɔːlzbəri/ is a city in southeastern Maryland, USA. It is the county seat of Wicomico County[2] and the largest city in the state's Eastern Shore region. The population was 30,343 at the 2010 census.

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