Detmold, Maryland


Detmold, Maryland
Detmold is located in Maryland
Location within the State of Maryland
Detmold is located in the United States
Detmold (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°33′15″N 78°59′22″W / 39.55417°N 78.98944°W / 39.55417; -78.98944Coordinates: 39°33′15″N 78°59′22″W / 39.55417°N 78.98944°W / 39.55417; -78.98944
Country United States
State Maryland
County Allegany
 • Total0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 • Land0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
1,410 ft (430 m)
 • Total71
 • Density454/sq mi (175.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code24-22825
GNIS feature ID2583608

Detmold is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Allegany County, Maryland, United States.[1] As of the 2010 census it had a population of 71.[2]

Detmold 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.


  1. ^ "Geographic Names Information System". Detmold (Populated Place). U.S. Geological Survey. 2009-01-29.
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Detmold CDP, Maryland". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved May 24, 2013.