[Talbot County flag] Talbot County
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Talbot County was named for Grace Talbot, Sister of Cecilius, second Lord Baltimore. Talbot County may have the longest shoreline of any county in the continental United States, six hundred and two miles! The county seat is Easton.

Below is some interesting census information about Talbot County. Look at the way the county population has changed over the years!

Population Information for Talbot County
Population % of MD Population
1790 Census 13,084 4.1%
1890 Census 19,736 1.9%
1990 Census 30,549 .6%
2000 Census 33,812 .6%

© Copyright October 16, 1997, Office of the Secretary of State.
Last Modified October 8, 2003.