Detmold, Maryland facts for kids
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|• Total||0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)|
|• Land||0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,410 ft (430 m)|
|• Density||454/sq mi (175.2/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||2583608|
It is in western Allegany County along Maryland Route 36, which leads north 9 miles (14 km) to Frostburg and 7 miles (11 km) south to Westernport. The town is in the valley of Georges Creek between two high ridges: Big Savage Mountain to the northwest, and Dans Mountain to the southeast. The Town is named for Christian Edward Detmold of Lonaconing Iron Furnace fame. It is south of Lonaconing, along route 36. It had a population of 71 in 2010.
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