Cities & Towns in Worcester County, MD

Worcester County, county in Maryland, United States. As of 2020 county had an estimated population of 52,403 inhabitants. The county was created 282 years ago in 1742. Its county seat is Snow Hill.

There are 6 city/town in Worcester County, MD. The largest city of Worcester County is Ocean Pines with a population of 11,710. Other cities include, Ocean City population 6,913, Berlin population 4,940, West Ocean City population 4,375, Pocomoke City population 4,088

Ocean Pines
Ocean Pines

Ocean Pines, Census designated place

Ocean City
Ocean City

Ocean City, Town in Worcester County, Maryland, United States


Berlin, Town in Maryland, United States

Worcester County is located on Maryland's eastern shore, situated along the Atlantic Ocean. While a portion of the county is rural, it contains several towns and population centers. Here are some highlights:

Ocean City

Ocean City is Worcester County's most populous city and Maryland's premier beach resort town. Located on a barrier island between the Atlantic Ocean and Isle of Wight Bay, Ocean City has a seasonal population around 300,000 during summer months. Popular attractions include the Boardwalk, Trimper's Rides, and Ocean City beach.


Berlin is a small town located inland along the Route 113 corridor. Founded in the 18th century, today Berlin has a population around 5,000. The town center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and includes attractions like the Calvin B. Taylor House Museum. Amish families from surrounding areas often sell produce and goods in Berlin.

Snow Hill

Snow Hill is the county seat of Worcester County. This small town of under 3,000 residents was founded in 1686, making it one of Maryland's oldest towns. Located along the Pocomoke River, Snow Hill has a quaint downtown with a mix of new and old architecture. The Snow Hill Armory serves as a cultural center.

Pocomoke City

Pocomoke City is located near the southern edge of Worcester County along the Pocomoke River. Initially settled in the 1600s, today Pocomoke City has around 5,000 residents. It contains the Delmarva Discovery Center museum highlighting local history and culture. The downtown has many historic buildings.

Ocean Pines

Ocean Pines is a large unincorporated community located south of Ocean City. Established in the 1960s, Ocean Pines today has around 15,000 residents. This beach resort town includes over 3,000 homes, an 18-hole golf course, marinas, and other amenities. The community surrounds four miles of waterfront along Isle of Wight Bay.

Worcester County has a diverse mix of coastal beach towns, historic settlements, and rural landscapes. This provides visitors and residents with a variety of attractions and hometown communities to explore. The eastern shore retains its small town charm while also hosting major resort destinations.

All Worcester County Cities (Aphebetical)

List of cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Worcester County.

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City Name Title Population
Berlin Town in Maryland, United States 4,940
Ocean City Town in Worcester County, Maryland, United States 6,913
Ocean Pines Census designated place 11,710
Pocomoke City City in Maryland 4,088
Snow Hill Town in Maryland, United States 2,046
West Ocean City Census designated place in Worcester County, Maryland, United States 4,375