Cecil County has eight incorporated towns: Cecilton, Charlestown, Chesapeake City, Elkton, North East, Perryville, Port Deposit, and Rising Sun. Charlestown was the first to incorporate in 1742, followed by Elkton (1787), Port Deposit (1824), Chesapeake City (1849), North East (1849), Rising Sun (1860), Cecilton (1864), and Perryville (1882).
Former Town Hall, 109 Bohemia Ave., Chesapeake City, Maryland, November 2002. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.
- Map of Urban Areas in Cecil County, 2000
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