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Allegany County, Maryland


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The Maryland state capital is Annapolis.
The population of Luke is approximately 184 (1990), 65 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 97 (1990), 33 (2010).
The amount of land area in Luke is 0.717 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Luke to Washington DC is 122 miles.
The distance to the Maryland state capital is 149 miles. (as the crow flies)
Luke is positioned 39.47 degrees north of the equator and 79.06 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Home of fine papers mill of Westvaco Corp. This mill has been in operation for over 100 years. Originally in West Virginia, the paper mill was moved to Maryland by the rerouting of the Potomac River. Luke is one of the Tri-Towns of Luke and Westernport Md. And Piedmont, WV.
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An interesting fact about Luke is that there has never been a church in the town!
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