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 at 7:00pm. The public is invited to attend.

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


Council Agendas and Minutes

Celebrating Community Development: Cecilton, Maryland

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Utility Natural Gas Infrastructure Extension

The Maryland Division of Chesapeake Utilities is planning to extend utility natural gas infrastructure along Cecilton Warwick Road, from Worsell Manor Road west through the Town of Cecilton along Main Street.

This project is expected to begin in August of 2023 and take several months to complete.

Residents and Businesses interested in natural gas service can reach out to Vince Fiorelli at or (302)-363-7998.

Latest News

First Responder Sunday

“Honoring those in service to our community”. Sept. 10, 2023 at the Cecilton Volunteer Fire Department.

Cecilton School Supply Drive

Please help by donating between August 3rd and August 19th at one of the three donation locations. View post for more details.