Swanton is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in Garrett County, Maryland, United States.[1] Swanton is close to several recreation areas, such as Deep Creek Lake State Park and Jennings-Randolph Lake. A church and a post office are located in the downtown area. The population was 58 at the 2010 census.[2]

Swanton, Maryland
Swanton, Maryland is located in Maryland
Swanton, Maryland
Swanton, Maryland is located in the United States
Swanton, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°27′32″N 79°13′51″W / 39.45889°N 79.23083°W / 39.45889; -79.23083Coordinates: 39°27′32″N 79°13′51″W / 39.45889°N 79.23083°W / 39.45889; -79.23083
CountryUnited States
StateMaryland
CountyGarrett
Area
 • Total0.38 sq mi (0.99 km2)
 • Land0.38 sq mi (0.99 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
2,300 ft (700 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total58
 • Density150/sq mi (59/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
21561
FIPS code24-76450
GNIS feature ID591386

Anderson Chapel was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Swanton (Populated Place)
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Swanton CDP, Maryland". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 16, 2016.
  3. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 15, 2008.