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Settled on the banks of the Wicomico River, Salisbury MD is second only to Baltimore as Maryland's largest port. While Salisbury is recognized as an urban metropolis, Wicomico remains Maryland's top agricultural county. Poultry is another prominent industry with Perdue Farms having its headquarters in Salisbury. Along with a nationally recognized hospital and excellent opportunities in higher education, Wicomico County MD has a well deserved reputation for being a wonderful place to live, work and play.
Wicomico County Maryland lies in the heart of the Eastern Shore and the Delmarva Peninsula. It was named in "America's 100 Best Communities for Young People." Wicomico County was founded in 1867. The name "Wicomico" is derived from two Indian words meaning "a place where houses are built". The county seat is Salisbury, which dates back to 1732 and has a rich history.
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