Clarysville, Maryland

Summary

Clarysville, Maryland
Clarysville, Maryland is located in Maryland
Clarysville, Maryland
Location within the State of Maryland
Clarysville, Maryland is located in the United States
Clarysville, Maryland
Clarysville, Maryland (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°38′31″N 78°53′11″W / 39.64194°N 78.88639°W / 39.64194; -78.88639Coordinates: 39°38′31″N 78°53′11″W / 39.64194°N 78.88639°W / 39.64194; -78.88639
Country United States
State Maryland
County Allegany
Area
 • Total0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
 • Land0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,500 ft (500 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total73.43
 • Density624/sq mi (241.1/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
FIPS code24-17475
GNIS feature ID2583599

Clarysville 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 73.[1]

It is located along U.S. Route 40 Alternate at its intersection with Maryland Route 55. Frostburg is 2 miles (3 km) to the west, and Cumberland is 7 miles (11 km) to the east along Route 40 Alt.

Clarysville was known around the region for the Clarysville Inn, a historic building which stood from 1807 until it burned in 1999.[2] During the American Civil War, the inn served as a military hospital, treating wounded soldiers.[3]

The exit of the Hoffman drainage tunnel, constructed to drain several coal mines, is near Clarysville.

References

  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Clarysville CDP, Maryland". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved May 23, 2013.
  2. ^ Cumberland Times-News Articles, March 10-11, 1999
  3. ^ Clarysville General Hospital