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Dawson, Maryland
Dawson, Maryland is located in Maryland
Dawson, Maryland
Dawson, Maryland
Location in Maryland
Dawson, Maryland is located in the United States
Dawson, Maryland
Dawson, Maryland
Location in the United States
Country  United States
State  Maryland
County Flag of Allegany County, Maryland.png Allegany
Area
 • Total 0.68 sq mi (1.76 km2)
 • Land 0.61 sq mi (1.59 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.17 km2)
Elevation
765 ft (233 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 100
 • Density 162.87/sq mi (62.87/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 24-21925
GNIS feature ID 2583606

Dawson is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Allegany County, Maryland, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 103.

Dawson is on U.S. Route 220, 3 miles (5 km) northeast of Keyser, West Virginia, and 17 miles (27 km) southwest of Cumberland. It is situated along the northwest bank of the North Branch Potomac River, which forms the Maryland–West Virginia border.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 100
U.S. Decennial Census
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