• Cecilton aerial view and a picture of town office
  • Kids at summer camp and a smiling child fingerpainting
  • Volunteer fireman waving from drivers seat
  • Two image collage - left side is outside view of building, right side is cheerleaders in group
  • Lions Club members build a ramp and separate picture of two girls selling lemonade
  • PIcture of a church and boy scouts with flag
  • Cecilton Fire Department firetruck and firefighters

Welcome to Cecilton, MD

“The Way Life Should Be”
….  our motto says it all.

For new residents and those that are well-established, Cecilton strives to provide a lifestyle you want to come home to! Family, friends and community – these are our highest values and what we endeavor to maintain and promote. Welcome to one of the friendliest small towns in the country!

The Town of Cecilton is a quiet community settled at the crossroads to the Chesapeake and was formally incorporated in 1864. It’s located in Cecil County and is approximately 20 miles south of Elkton, Maryland and about 10 miles west of Middletown, Delaware.

Town Meetings

Town Council
Meets once a month on the third Monday @ 7:00pm. The public is invited to attend.

Planning Commission
Meets every 2nd Tuesday @ 7:00pm in Town Hall.


Council Agenda and Minutes
Planning & Zoning 2016 

Celebrating Community Development: Cecilton, Maryland

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Latest News

Employment Opportunity: Town Treasurer/ Clerk (PT)

Send cover letter and resume via email or mail to Town of Cecilton, 117 West Main Street, PO Box 317, Cecilton, MD 21913 by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7, 2023. Please see post for details.

Cecilton Water Tower Maintenance

Today we begin an interior renovation and exterior cleaning and painting of the Cecilton Water Tower.  This routine maintenance and renovation will last for approximately four to six weeks. This project will not change the treatment or operation of the existing water system nor will it impact water quality.

Ignite Glove Co.

Cecilton Residents Matt and Brandy were inspired to establish and grow Ignite Glove Co. in 2020 when they encountered a young athlete and his mother at All American Sports Academy.