Beltsville, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 16,772.
Population change since 2000: +6.9%
Males: 8,000  (47.7%)
Females: 8,772  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

37.1 years
Maryland median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 20705.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $84,866 (it was $57,722 in 2000)
Beltsville:

$84,866
MD:

$80,776

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $37,977 (it was $24,679 in 2000)

Beltsville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $314,299 (it was $150,700 in 2000)
Beltsville:

$314,299
MD:

$312,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $291,525; detached houses: $315,231; townhouses or other attached units: $237,538; in 2-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $486,540; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,839; mobile homes: $36,527; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $158,429

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,569.

March 2019 cost of living index in Beltsville: 165.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.2%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Black residents, 20.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.8% for other race residents, 18.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Beltsville, MD (2017)
    • 6,19932.9%Black alone
    • 6,08832.3%Hispanic
    • 4,28522.7%White alone
    • 1,5798.4%Asian alone
    • 5562.9%Two or more races
    • 2541.3%Other race alone
    • 900.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 100.05%American Indian alone

Races in Beltsville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Beltsville, Maryland as of June 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Beltsville is 853 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: African (6.7%), Jamaican (3.9%), German (2.6%), Nigerian (2.1%), Irish (1.8%), American (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 172 feet

Land area: 6.63 square miles.

Population density: 2,530 people per square mile   (average).

Beltsville, Maryland map

6,659 residents are foreign born (22.3% Latin America, 7.2% Asia, 6.0% Africa).

This place:

35.3%
Maryland:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,707 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,698 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Silver Spring, MD (5.9 miles , pop. 76,540).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (10.0 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (115.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Calverton, MD (1.4 miles ),
Konterra, MD (1.6 miles ),
Hillandale, MD (1.7 miles ),
College Park, MD (1.7 miles ),
Greenbelt, MD (1.7 miles ),
Berwyn Heights, MD (1.7 miles ),
Fairland, MD (1.8 miles ),
White Oak, MD (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 76.92 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,160 (+48.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,410 (14.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Beltsville, MD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Beltsville, MD in 2017

Property values in Beltsville, MD

Beltsville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Maryland:

3.9%
Historical population in Beltsville, MD
Historical housing units in Beltsville, MD
Most common industries in Beltsville, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (10.5%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.3%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Health care (3.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Public administration (11.7%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Beltsville, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (8.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Registered nurses (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)

Average climate in Beltsville, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Beltsville, Maryland average temperatures Beltsville, Maryland average precipitation Beltsville, Maryland humidity Beltsville, Maryland wind speed Beltsville, Maryland snowfall Beltsville, Maryland sunshine Beltsville, Maryland clear and cloudy days

Beltsville, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 92.2. This is worse than average.

City:

92.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.169. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.169
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.23
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.140. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.140
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.05. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.05
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00212. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00212
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Beltsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.2 miles away from the Beltsville place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.6 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Beltsville-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 100.9 miles away from Beltsville 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 250.0 miles away from Beltsville 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 113.7 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 101.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 285.4 miles away from Beltsville center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 365.2 miles away from Beltsville 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 Prince George's County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Beltsville topographic map

Main business address for: SPHERIX INC (SERVICES-ENGINEERING, ACCOUNTING, RESEARCH, MANAGEMENT).

Hospitals and medical centers in Beltsville:

  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES (12304 BALTIMORE AVENUE, SUITE A)
  • CALVERTON DIALYSIS (4780 CORRIDOR PLACE STE C)
  • RAI - BALTIMORE-BELTSVILLE (10701 BALTIMORE AVE)
  • MEDSTAR HEALTH VNA, INC (4061 POWDER MILL ROAD SUITE 500)

Amtrak stations near Beltsville:

  • 7 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.
  • 11 miles: WASHINGTON (50 MASSACHUSETTS AVE. N.E.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 13 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.

College/University in Beltsville:

  • TESST College of Technology-Beltsville (Full-time enrollment: 686; Location: 4600 Powder Mill Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.tesst.com/beltsville-md/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beltsville:

  • University of Maryland-College Park (about 4 miles; College Park, MD; Full-time enrollment: 32,734)
  • University of Maryland-University College (about 5 miles; Adelphi, MD; FT enrollment: 25,040)
  • Catholic University of America (about 9 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 5,365)
  • Bowie State University (about 9 miles; Bowie, MD; FT enrollment: 4,517)
  • Howard University (about 10 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 7,838)
  • University of the District of Columbia (about 11 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Strayer University-Global Region (about 12 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 2,613)

Public high schools in Beltsville:

Private high school in Beltsville:

  • PRINCETON DAY ACADEMY (Students: 38, Location: 6251-A AMMENDALE RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Beltsville:

Private elementary/middle schools in Beltsville:

  • BELTSVILLE SDA SCHOOL (Students: 245, Location: 4230 AMMENDALE RD, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 207, Location: 11011 MONTGOMERY RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • HOPE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 61, Location: 11416 CEDAR LN, Grades: PK-7)
See full list of schools located in Beltsville

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Beltsville: Ulles Crossing (A), Beltsville Industrial Center (B), Prince Georges County Volunteer Fire Department Company 831 Beltsville (C), Prince Georges County Fire / EMS Company 841 Beltsville Volunteer Fire Department (D), Good Knight Castle Children's Museum (E), Beltsville Branch Library (F), Hillhaven Nursing Center (G), Prince Georges County District Police Station 6 (H), Beltsville Fire Station Company 41 (I), Beltsville Branch Prince George's County Memorial Library (J), Prince Georges County Police Department District VI - Beltsville Station (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Island Plaza Shopping Center (1), Chestnut Hills Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Beltsville include: Beltsville Baptist Church (A), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (B), Saint Joseph Church (C), Saint Josephs Catholic Church (D), Abiding Presence Lutheran Church (E), Fullness Church of God and Christ (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Joseph Cemetery (1), Saint Johns Cemetery (2), Christian Brothers Institute Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Beltsville include: Little Paint Branch Park (1), Beltsville North Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: MCC Tours (Recreational Trips & Guides; 11344 Cherry Hill Road Suite 203).

Hotels: Fairfield Inn Capital Beltway (4050 Powder Mill Road), Sheraton College Park (4095 Powder Mill Road), Fairfield Inn by Marriott (4050 Powder Mill Road).

Court: Federal Bureau of Investigation - Maryland Metropolitan Office (11700 Beltsville Drive Suite 200).

Birthplace of: Margaret Grubb - Aviator, Johnny Beall - Baseball player, Antwan Harrison - College basketball player (Coppin St Eagles), Kenny Barb - College basketball player (Towson Tigers), Marcus Coker - College Football player.

Prince George's County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.0 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.6%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Beltsville in 2010:

  • 349 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Beltsville in 2000:

  • 54 people in nursing homes
  • 40 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in other workers' dormitories

Banks with branches in Beltsville (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Beltsville Branch at 10630 Baltimore Avenue, branch established on 1959/05/18. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Beltsville Branch at 11605 Beltsville Drive, branch established on 1971/12/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Capital One, National Association: Beltsville Branch at 10800 Baltimore Avenue, branch established on 1991/03/01. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • SunTrust Bank: Calverton Branch at 11735 Beltsville Drive, branch established on 1967/04/26. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Beltsville Chestnut Hills Branch at 10450 Baltimore Avenue, branch established on 1964/10/31. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Beltsville:

Marital status in Beltsville, MD
  • Never married: 33.4%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Beltsville:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.4
Maryland average:

12.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Beltsville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Beltsville:

(Beltsville, Maryland Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Beltsville, MD (based on Prince George's County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant179,374430
Catholic83,95935
Mainline Protestant51,153156
Black Protestant48,98466
Other28,74357
Orthodox1,2186
None469,989-
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: 140
Prince George's County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 132
Prince George's County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 137
Here:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 267
Prince George's County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Prince George's County:

10.5%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.7%
State:

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

16.7%
Maryland:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.8%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Beltsville:

46.2%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Beltsville:

20.3%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.0%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.6%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Beltsville:

55.4%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.2%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Beltsville, MD Residents

6.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Maryland average:

6.88%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($530 average AGI)
Prince George's County:

0.07%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from District of Columbia, DC  1.27% ($43,734 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, MD  1.13% ($45,435)
from Anne Arundel County, MD  0.41% ($53,612)


7.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
Maryland average:

7.35%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($427 average AGI)
Prince George's County:

0.06%
Maryland average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, MD  1.15% ($45,199 average AGI)
to District of Columbia, DC  0.97% ($36,643)
to Anne Arundel County, MD  0.66% ($61,705)
Businesses in Beltsville, MD
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4McDonald's2
Advance Auto Parts1Nike1
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
Baskin-Robbins1Penske1
CVS2Popeyes1
Comfort Inn1Quiznos1
Costco1RadioShack1
Cricket Wireless2Rite Aid1
DHL1Sheraton1
Decora Cabinetry4Subway2
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile3
FedEx6Taco Bell2
Giant1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS8
KFC2Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets10

Strongest AM radio stations in Beltsville:

  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WACA (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHEATON, MD; Owner: AC ACQUISITION, LLC)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WILC (900 AM; 2 kW; LAUREL, MD; Owner: ILC CORPORATION)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WWRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Beltsville:

  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • 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.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHFS (99.1 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPFW (89.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WFSI (107.9 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Beltsville:

  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • 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)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • W63BP (Channel 63; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W61BY (Channel 61; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Beltsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 581ft / 177mTotal length
  • $7,812,000Total costs
  • 2,425,712Total average daily traffic
  • 126,491Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Beltsville, MD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 121960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 111980-1989
  • 32000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Beltsville, MD

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Autumn Dubois, 12110 Conway Road (Lat: 39.057417 Lon: -76.884222), Type: 51.8, Structure height: 24033 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Registrant: Eca, Autumn.Dubois@eca-Usa.Com, Suite A, 6672040 Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 667-2040
  • Autumn Dubois, 12110 Conway Road (Lat: 39.057417 Lon: -76.884222), Type: 51.8, Structure height: 24033 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Registrant: Eca, Autumn.Dubois@eca-Usa.Com, Suite A, 6672040 Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 667-2040
  • Autumn DuBois, 12110 Conway Road (Lat: 39.057417 Lon: -76.884222), Type: 51.8, Structure height: 24033 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: Prime Tower Development LLC, Shandmaker@primetowerdevelopment.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 335-1057
  • 12011 Old Gunpowder Road (Lat: 39.059167 Lon: -76.919167), Type: 48.7, Overall height: 48.7 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services Inc, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222
  • 10501 Rhode Island Avenue (Lat: 39.026667 Lon: -76.914444), Type: 33.5, Overall height: 33.5 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222
  • 10501 Rhode Island Avenue (Lat: 39.026389 Lon: -76.914722), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services, Inc., Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Beltsville, MD)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Beltsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Beltsville)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED96$219,29941$198,310200$212,93316$138,97921$202,428
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$178,55811$156,65422$217,6791$70,7008$174,443
APPLICATIONS DENIED22$241,73312$176,090149$241,1719$47,88812$159,258
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$204,2455$134,15272$224,7113$25,0004$188,233
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$196,8054$236,04027$236,6980$01$185,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8074.04 , 8074.05, 8074.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$220,1751$310,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$180,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$221,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$340,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$163,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8074.04 , 8074.05, 8074.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Beltsville, MD
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Beltsville, MD - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 60. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 147 took place in 2010, and the least - 4 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Beltsville, MD When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (45.0%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (25.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Beltsville, MD
    • 40545.0%Structure Fires
    • 23125.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 14516.1%Other
    • 12013.3%Outside Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Beltsville, MD

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Beltsville, Maryland:

  • Comfort Inn Beltsville, 4050 Powder Ml Rd, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 , Phone: (301) 572-7100, Fax: (301) 931-6407
  • Sheraton College Park North Hotel, 4095 Powder Mill Rd, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 , Phone: (301) 937-4422, Fax: (301) 937-4455
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Beltsville, Maryland
Most common first names in Beltsville, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9372.0 years
William9174.7 years
Mary7581.6 years
James7269.5 years
Charles6074.9 years
Robert4670.3 years
Helen4476.9 years
George4472.7 years
Joseph4272.0 years
Margaret3577.3 years
Most common last names in Beltsville, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones2575.3 years
Smith2374.1 years
Ross1975.2 years
Williams1775.2 years
Johnson1673.6 years
Thomas1472.8 years
Clark1375.2 years
Davis1270.7 years
Wilson1274.7 years
Brown1273.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Beltsville, MD
  • 61.5%Utility gas
  • 26.5%Electricity
  • 10.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Beltsville, MD
  • 50.6%Electricity
  • 46.0%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Beltsville compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Beltsville on our top lists:

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  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Africa (population 500+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
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