Swanton is an unincorporated town in Garrett County, Maryland. Swanton is close to several recreation areas like Deep Creek Lake State Park.
Anderson Chapel was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
As of the 2010 Census, there were 1,500 people, 700 households, and 600 families residing in town. The population density was 2000 people per square mile. There were 312 housing units at an average density of 156.3/sq mi. The racial makeup of the town was 100.00% White, African American 0.00%, Native American 0.00%, Asian 0.00%, Hispanic,0.0%.