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Fairlee, Maryland
Country  United States
State  Maryland
County Kent
Area
 • Total 3.913 sq mi (10.13 km2)
 • Land 3.796 sq mi (9.83 km2)
 • Water 0.117 sq mi (0.30 km2)
Elevation
79 ft (24 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 490
 • Density 125.2/sq mi (48.3/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 410 & 443
GNIS feature ID 588770

Fairlee is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Kent County, Maryland, United States. Its population was 490 as of the 2010 census.

The Battle of Caulk's Field during the War of 1812 took place near Fairlee on August 31, 1814; it ended in victory for the local militia, and the British commander was killed during the fighting.

The Fairlee Manor Camp House and St. Paul's Church are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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