Ocean City, Maryland

town in Worcester County, Maryland, United States

Ocean City is a town in southeast Maryland. It is near the Atlantic Ocean. The town had 6,844 people as of the 2020 census.[1] Between 320,000 and 345,000 people visit the town every year.

The town was founded in 1875. It was incorporated five years later.


  1. "QuickFacts: Ocean City town, Maryland". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 4, 2024.