Flag of Maryland

The Maryland flag is a flag that consists of the banner of George Calvert, baron of Baltimore and father of the founder of Maryland, Cecil Calvert. The colors of the flag are red, white, yellow and black. The size of the Maryland flag is 2:3. The Maryland flag was adopted in 1904. The first use of the current design was in 1880. The last change to the current design of the Maryland flag was in 1904.

Flag of Maryland

Downloads of the Maryland flag

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1880
  • Adoption current flag: 1904
  • Last change flag: 1904

Flag colors


About Maryland


5 773 552


12 406 sq mi
32 131 km2

Population density

465 sq mi
180 km2

Country information

Country: Maryland
Continent: North America
Official languages: English
Capital: Annapolis
Government: divided into executive, judicial and legislative branches
Border length: 0 miles / 0 km
Neighbouring countries
Pennsylvania: 0 miles 0 km
West Virginia: 0 miles 0 km
Delaware: 0 miles 0 km
Virginia: 0 miles 0 km

The Maryland flag is the flag of the state of Maryland. Maryland is located on the continent of North America. Maryland has 4 neighbors. Maryland has the following neighboring states: Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Delaware and Virginia.

5,773,552 people live in Maryland, a state with a surface area of 32,131 km² (21.2% water). The population density in Maryland is 180 inhabitants per km². The official language in Maryland is English. The capital of Maryland is Annapolis. Maryland is divided into executive, judicial and legislative departments.

The currency in Maryland is the U.S. dollar (USD). UTC (default time) in Maryland is UTC-05:00 and UTC-04:00 in summer.




US dollar (USD)


CET: UTC-05:00
CEST: UTC-04:00


Internet TLD: US
Three-letter country code: USA
Three-digit country code: 840
Calling code: 1