Berlin is a town in Worcester County, Maryland, United States which includes its own historical Berlin Commercial District.The population was 4,485 at the 2010 census, and has since grown in population.
Just to the north of the town center of Berlin is Ocean Pines, Maryland, a waterfront census-designated place (CDP) that shares the same zipcode as Berlin.
Since the late 1980s, the town has undergone considerable revitalization of its historic downtown commercial district and adjacent residential areas.
Berlin's historic residential areas feature nearly two centuries of architectural heritage from three distinct periods: Federal, Victorian, and 20th Century.
Forty-seven of these structures have been noted in the National Register of Historic Places and the Berlin Commercial District.
Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.5% of the population.
There were 1,688 households of which 36.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.3% were married couples living together, 19.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.6% were non-families.25.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.Berlin has also been designated as a "Main Street Community" by the State of Maryland in recognition of its revitalization progress. Vice-President Spiro Agnew died at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin.In addition to the Berlin Commercial District, the Buckingham Archeological Site, Burley Manor, Caleb's Discovery, Fassitt House, Genesar, Henry's Grove, Merry Sherwood and Williams Grove are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Berlin is located at 38°20'N 75°13'W (38.3311,-75.2140).According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.15 square miles (8.16 km).The racial makeup of the town was 68.8% White, 23.3% African American, 0.6% Native American, 1.4% Asian, 2.7% from other races, and 3.3% from two or more races.