Tilghman Island, Md.

Tilghman Island is best described as an “old-fashioned waterman’s community.” It is located on the westernmost tip of the county, and it is a popular place to live for those involved in the seafood business. It’s also a popular destination for those interested in fishing trips and other water adventures.

Many people choose to buy a second home in Tilghman because of the privacy and fantastic Chesapeake Bay views found on the island. The island is home to an oyster preserve and a few shops and restaurants. (Try my favorite, Two if by Sea.) Tilghman also has easy access to more amenities in nearby St. Michaels.

854

Est. population

92.5

Miles to Washington

223

Miles to New York

$250,900

Median home value