Bohemia Creek || Broad Creek || C and D Canal West || Chester River || Choptank River || Deep Creek || Elk Creek || Gravelly Branch || Gum Branch || Marshyhope Creek || Nanticoke River || Perch Creek || Pocomoke River || Sassafras River || Wicomico
The Wicomico River watershed drains to the Chesapeake Bay.
Plants and Wildlife
View of a farm field
Photo credit: DNREC's Watershed Assessment and Management Section
Square Miles (total): 156.4
Square Miles (DE): 2.0
Population (total)*: 85,030
Population (DE)*: 344
States: DE, MD
Counties: DE: Sussex MD: Wicomico
*Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 5-year estimates, 2019.
Land cover (total)†
Land cover within Delaware†
†Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office for Coastal Management. 2016 C-CAP Regional Land Cover. Coastal Change Analysis Program (C-CAP) Regional Land Cover..