Talbot County is located in the heart of Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Founded around 1661, it’s named for Lady Grace Talbot, sister of Lord Baltimore and the first proprietary governor of Maryland.
Today, the county is home to the charming towns of Easton, Oxford, Queen Anne, St. Michaels and Trappe. With more than 600 miles of shoreline, Talbot County is a terrific place to live, work and play.
Important Phone Numbers
EMERGENCY: Fire, Ambulance, Police 911
St. Michaels Police 410-745-9500
St. Michaels Volunteer Fire Company Maryland State Police 410-745-9393
Maryland State Police 410-822-3101
Talbot County Sheriff’s Department UM Shore Medical Center Easton 410-822-1020
Poison Control 1-800-222-1222
Talbot Humane Society – Animal Control 410-822-0107
Talbot County Emergency Administrative Office Midshore Regional Landfill 410-820-8383
EMERGENCY Water & Sewer 1-877-469-3494
Martingham Utilities Cooperative 410-745-5738
Talbot County Sanitary District – Sewer 410-770-8028
Choptank Electric Cooperative 1-877-892-0001
Verizon Repair Service 1-800-837-4966
Breezeline Broadband Service 1-855-706-7455
Perkins Family YMCA 410-745-5963
Talbot County Free Library St. Michaels 410-745-5877
St. Michaels Community Center 410-745-6073
Bay Bridge Traffic Update 1-888-BAY-SPAN
Please note that contacts and phone numbers are effective June 8, 2022 and may be subject to change.
For more information please visit the Talbot County, Maryland website.