Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 5,628. Population change since 2000: +63.7%
Males: 2,582  (45.9%)
Females: 3,046  (54.1%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
Maryland median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 20777, 20833, 20860, 20861, 20905.

Ashton-Sandy Spring Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $118,907 (it was $73,458 in 2000)
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

$118,907
MD:

$78,945

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $50,710 (it was $36,833 in 2000)

Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $645,441 (it was $273,800 in 2000)
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

$645,441
MD:

$306,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $714,612; Detached houses: $750,066; Townhouses or other attached units: $350,312

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,537.

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  • Races in Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD (2010)

    Ashton-Sandy Spring races chart
    • 3,81467.8%White alone
    • 78013.9%Black alone
    • 4668.3%Asian alone
    • 3736.6%Hispanic
    • 1793.2%Two or more races
    • 80.1%Other race alone
    • 50.09%American Indian alone
    • 30.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Ashton-Sandy Spring detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ashton-Sandy Spring: 117.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.9%), Irish (7.3%), European (5.4%), American (3.5%), English (3.2%), Egyptian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 7.57 square miles.

Population density: 744 people per square mile   (low).

Ashton-Sandy Spring,MD real estate house value index trend

Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 54.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP:

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

719 residents are foreign born (4.0% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

This place:

11.7%
Maryland:

14.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $6,832 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,739 (0.8%)

Ashton-Sandy Spring satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Aspen Hill, MD (6.0 miles , pop. 50,228).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (16.2 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (115.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Spencerville, MD (1.6 miles ), Cloverly, MD (1.8 miles ), Brookeville, MD (2.0 miles) , Fulton, MD (2.0 miles ), Olney, MD (2.0 miles ), Burtonsville, MD (2.1 miles ), Layhill, MD (2.1 miles ), Colesville, MD (2.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.15 N, Longitude: 77.00 W

Ashton-Sandy Spring household income distribution Ashton-Sandy Spring home values distribution

Property values in Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Ashton-Sandy Spring: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland average temperatures Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland average precipitation Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland humidity Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland wind speed Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland snowfall Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland sunshine Ashton-Sandy Spring, Maryland clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Ashton-Sandy Spring-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Ashton-Sandy Spring place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

On 9/5/1979, a category F3 tornado 17.8 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashton-Sandy Spring-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 241.5 miles away from Ashton-Sandy Spring center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 118.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 277.2 miles away from Ashton-Sandy Spring center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 359.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashton-Sandy Spring topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • FRIENDS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SANDY SPRING, MD)
  • BROOKE GROVE REHAB. AND NSG CTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SANDY SPRING, MD)
  • SHARON NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SANDY SPRING, MD)
  • MEDSTAR MONTGOMERY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; OLNEY, MD)
  • MONTGOMERY GEN HOSP TCC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; OLNEY, MD)
  • MGH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; OLNEY, MD)
  • HOLY CROSS REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BURTONSVILLE, MD)

Amtrak stations near Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • 10 miles: ROCKVILLE (HUNGERFORD DR. & PARK ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: NEW CARROLLTON (4300 GARDEN CITY DR.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: BWI AIRPORT RAIL STATION (BALTIMORE, AMTRAK WAY) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • Howard Community College (about 8 miles; Columbia, MD; Full-time enrollment: 6,528)
  • Montgomery College (about 10 miles; Rockville, MD; FT enrollment: 17,999)
  • University of Maryland-University College (about 12 miles; Adelphi, MD; FT enrollment: 25,040)
  • University of Maryland-College Park (about 12 miles; College Park, MD; FT enrollment: 32,734)
  • University of the District of Columbia (about 15 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Catholic University of America (about 15 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 5,365)
  • American University (about 16 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 9,850)

Public high school in Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • SHERWOOD HIGH (Location: 300 OLNEY-SANDY SPRING RD, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • SANDY SPRING FRIENDS SCHOOL (Students: 572, Location: 16923 NORWOOD RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • ECHELON ACADEMY (Students: 5, Location: 808 OLNEY SANDY SPRING ROAD, Grades: 4-9)

Public elementary/middle school in Ashton-Sandy Spring:

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Notable locations in Ashton-Sandy Spring: Fire Station Company 4 (A), Sandy Spring Community Center (B), Sherwood Library (C), Sandy Spring Volunteer Fire Department Station 4 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ashton-Sandy Spring include: Ashton First Baptist Church (A), Sandy Spring Friends Meeting House Church (B), Sharp Street United Methodist Church (C), Ashton United Methodist Church (D), Hampshire View Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Ashton-Sandy Spring: Woodlawn Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 98.9. This is worse than average.

City:

98.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.270. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.270
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.83. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.83
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.746. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.746
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.86
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.1%
(2.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.4% for Black residents, 4.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.0%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Ashton-Sandy Spring in 2010:

  • 221 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 44 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
78 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Maryland average:

12.6

Ashton-Sandy Spring travel time to work - commute Ashton-Sandy Spring mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic122,56939
Evangelical Protestant104,377319
Mainline Protestant73,637186
Other70,946153
Orthodox9,88914
Black Protestant3,18922
None587,170-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 203
Montgomery County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 94
Montgomery County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 134
Montgomery County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 556
Here:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.7%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

18.8%
Maryland:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.9%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.4%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.1%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

29.1
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.1%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

12.9%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

6.8
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

36.9%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

56.0%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Ashton-Sandy Spring:

77.1%
State:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD Residents

6.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($59,969 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,297 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.12%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Prince George's County, MD  1.05% ($38,277 average AGI)
from District of Columbia, DC  0.71% ($77,997)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.30% ($73,418)


6.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($64,405 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.18% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,923 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.18%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince George's County, MD  1.02% ($38,901 average AGI)
to District of Columbia, DC  0.73% ($66,818)
to Frederick County, MD  0.37% ($66,681)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WACA (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHEATON, MD; Owner: AC ACQUISITION, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ashton-Sandy Spring:

  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WBAL-TV (Channel 11; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WBAL HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMAR-TV (Channel 2; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • W63BP (Channel 63; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 35,500Total average daily traffic
  • 1,375Total average daily truck traffic
  • 44,800Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • WA54XC512, 1300 Ashton Rd (Lat: 39.160917 Lon: -76.983889), Type: Upole, Structure height: 43.9 m, Call Sign: WQPV557
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/23/2012, Expiration Date: 08/23/2022, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • 7WAN175A, 18743 New Hampshire Avenue (Lat: 39.162667 Lon: -77.005917), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WQWT350
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/12/2015, Expiration Date: 11/12/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$412,30717$413,636152$379,8624$235,2931$346,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$283,14011$357,7791$24,2800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$403,5802$659,13535$461,7611$39,4101$243,100
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$501,6403$453,29725$422,6410$01$280,620
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$224,1808$430,9360$01$151,340

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7013.09

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$291,495
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$340,680
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
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Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7013.09

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Ashton-Sandy Spring compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Ashton-Sandy Spring on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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