Maryland (County) (DC Comics)

Maryland (i/ˈmɛrɨlənd/) is a U.S. state located in the Mid Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware to its east. Maryland was the seventh state to ratify the United States Constitution, and three nicknames for it (the Old Line State, the Free State, and the Chesapeake Bay State) are occasionally used. Maryland is the 9th smallest state by area, but the 19th most populous and the 5th most densely populated of the 50 United States. The state's most populated city is Baltimore. Its capital is Annapolis. It was named after Queen Henrietta Maria.

Publication information

Publisher: DC Comics
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In story information

Official Name: State of Maryland
Aliases: The Old Line State; The Free State
Type: County
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Location Details

Galaxy: Milky Way
Star System: Sol
Planet: Earth



Area: 12,407 sq mi, (32,133 km²)
Length: 249 miles (400 km)
Width: 101 miles (145 km)


5,600,000 (approx)


Points of Interest

  • Annapolis
  • Baltimore
  • Camp David
  • Chesapeake Bay
  • Frederick County
  • Opal City


  • Airstryke
  • Black Manta (place of birth)
  • Cheetah (Deborah Domaine)
  • Guy Gardner (place of birth)