Betterton, Maryland

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Population in 2014: 334 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.2%
 
Males: 141  (42.4%)
Females: 193  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Maryland median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 21610.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,062 (it was $36,477 in 2000)
Betterton:

$49,062
MD:

$78,945

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,401 (it was $24,848 in 2000)

Betterton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $191,601 (it was $95,000 in 2000)
Betterton:

$191,601
MD:

$306,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $239,092; Detached houses: $237,109

Median gross rent in 2016: $831.

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  • Races in Betterton, MD (2010)

    Betterton races chart
    • 31791.9%White alone
    • 102.9%Hispanic
    • 82.3%Black alone
    • 51.4%Two or more races
    • 30.9%American Indian alone
    • 20.6%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Betterton: 93.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.2%), English (18.3%), Irish (8.7%), American (7.8%), Italian (7.8%), Dutch (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 377 people per square mile   (very low).

Betterton,MD real estate house value index trend

Betterton, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Betterton:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 0.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Betterton town:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 46.2%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 18.7%

11 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America).

This town:

2.9%
Maryland:

9.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,551 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,564 (1.3%)

Betterton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dundalk, MD (24.8 miles , pop. 62,306).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (30.0 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (65.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Kennedyville, MD (2.4 miles) , Butlertown, MD (2.5 miles ), Worton, MD (2.6 miles ), Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD (2.9 miles ), Galena, MD (3.2 miles ), Chestertown, MD (3.2 miles ), District 4, Chestertown, MD (3.2 miles ), Cecilton, MD (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $56,600
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $78,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $453,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $210,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $365,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.37 N, Longitude: 76.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 410

Betterton household income distribution Betterton home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+4.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Betterton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Betterton, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Betterton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Betterton town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1961, a category F3 tornado 30.6 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Betterton-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 86% 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 66.6 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 66.4 miles away from Betterton 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 271.4 miles away from the city 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 158.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 329.3 miles away from Betterton center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 309.5 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 Kent County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Betterton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Betterton:

  • CHESTERTOWN NURSING AND REHAB CT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CHESTERTOWN, MD)
  • CHESTER RIVER MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CHESTERTOWN, MD)
  • TOTAL RENAL CARE - CHESTERTOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CHESTERTOWN, MD)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MD SHORE MEDICAL CTR AT CHESTERTOWN Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CHESTERTOWN, MD)
  • HERON POINT OF CHESTERTOWN (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CHESTERTOWN, MD)
  • KENT CNTY HLTH DEPTMNT (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CHESTERTOWN, MD)
  • CHESTER RIVER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CHESTERTOWN, MD)

Amtrak station near Betterton:

  • 12 miles: ABERDEEN (S. PHILADELPHIA & BELAIR AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Betterton:

  • Harford Community College (about 18 miles; Bel Air, MD; Full-time enrollment: 4,530)
  • The Community College of Baltimore County (about 23 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 15,217)
  • All-State Career-Baltimore (about 27 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 2,287)
  • University of Delaware (about 28 miles; Newark, DE; FT enrollment: 20,078)
  • Morgan State University (about 29 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 7,113)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 30 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • Towson University (about 30 miles; Towson, MD; FT enrollment: 19,618)

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Notable locations in Betterton: Betterton Volunteer Fire Company Incorporated Station 5 (A), Betterton Town Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Betterton include: Saint Johns Church (A), Betterton Lutheran Church (B), Betterton United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Betterton include: Betterton Beach Park (1), Betterton Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Sparks Raymond & Sandra (115 Ericsson Avenue), Lantern Inn (115 Ericsson Avenue).

Kent County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 92.1. This is worse than average.

City:

92.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.544. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.544
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 24.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.35
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00547. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00547
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.0%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 71.4% for Black residents, 2.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  56.4%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Maryland average:

12.6

Betterton travel time to work - commute Betterton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Betterton town (based on Kent County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,55127
Catholic2,5883
Evangelical Protestant1,81414
Black Protestant9846
Other722
None10,188-
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: 4
Kent County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Kent County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Kent County:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

12.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Kent County:

28.1%
Maryland:

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

14.0%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

43.9%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Betterton:

38.0%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Betterton:

28.6
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.5%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Betterton:

10.6%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Betterton:

6.8
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
Betterton:

48.8%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

74.0%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Betterton, MD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,395
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$306
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,975
Sewerage 1$4,429$53,1480$0
Totals for Government 1$4,429$53,1487$3,676

Betterton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $51,000 ($152.69)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($113.77)
    Water Utilities: $34,000 ($101.80)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($62.87)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($41.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($38.92)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($11.98)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($11.98)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($5.99)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($5.99)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($2.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($44.91)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $26,000 ($77.84)

Betterton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $70,000 ($209.58)
    All Other: $48,000 ($143.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $19,000 ($56.89)
    All Other: $1,000 ($2.99)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($11.98)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($11.98)
    Rents: $2,000 ($5.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $77,000 ($230.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $37,000 ($110.78)
    All Other: $8,000 ($23.95)
  • Tax - Property: $95,000 ($284.43)
    NEC: $3,000 ($8.98)

Betterton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $297,000 ($889.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $277,000 ($829.34)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $20,000 ($59.88)

Betterton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $350,000 ($1047.90)

4.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,003 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
Maryland average:

6.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Queen Anne's County, MD  0.89% ($31,418 average AGI)
from New Castle County, DE  0.35% ($25,654)
from Cecil County, MD  0.33% ($47,280)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,409 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Maryland average:

6.66%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Queen Anne's County, MD  0.98% ($31,054 average AGI)
to New Castle County, DE  0.40% ($31,567)
to Kent County, DE  0.32% ($43,542)

Strongest AM radio stations in Betterton:

  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJSS (1330 AM; 5 kW; HAVRE DE GRACE, MD; Owner: PEOPLES BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Betterton:

  • WXCY (103.7 FM; HAVRE DE GRACE, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WSMJ (104.3 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WXYV (105.7 FM; CATONSVILLE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WERQ-FM (92.3 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOEL-FM (89.9 FM; ELKTON, MD; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WHFC (91.1 FM; BEL AIR, MD; Owner: HARFORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKHS (90.5 FM; WORTON, MD; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF KENT COUNTY)

TV broadcast stations around Betterton:

  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)

Betterton fatal accident list:

Aug 27, 1983 06:10 PM, Md0292, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Howell Point Road (Lat: 39.364556 Lon: -76.063556), Call Sign: KRX454, Licensee ID: L00037460
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8400 MHz, 33.9800 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2001, Expiration Date: 08/25/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2011Registrant: Betterton, Town Of, Box 235 Howell Point Rd, Betterton, MD 21610, Phone: (301) 348-5678
  • Howell Point Rd (Lat: 39.364556 Lon: -76.063556), Call Sign: WCG628
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/2012, Expiration Date: 06/16/2022, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2013Registrant: Kent County Office Of Emergency Services, 104 Vickeres Drive, Unit D, Chestertown, MD 21620, Phone: (410) 778-3758, Fax: (410) 778-4601, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: N3UBG, Licensee ID: L01125849, Grant Date: 03/07/2006, Expiration Date: 12/20/2015, Certifier: Eugene T Patrick, Registrant: Eugene T Patrick, 322 Ericsson Ave, Betterton, MD 21610
  • Call Sign: KC3EGL, Licensee ID: L01920232, Grant Date: 02/04/2015, Expiration Date: 02/04/2025, Certifier: Clifford E Matthews Jr, Registrant: Clifford E Matthews Jr, 510 Dwyer Rd, Betterton, MD 21610
  • Call Sign: KC3FLX, Licensee ID: L01969112, Grant Date: 09/10/2015, Expiration Date: 09/10/2025, Certifier: Rebecca M Dey, Registrant: Rebecca M Dey, Betterton, MD 21610
  • Call Sign: KC3FLY, Licensee ID: L01969113, Grant Date: 09/10/2015, Expiration Date: 09/10/2025, Certifier: Robert E Dey, Registrant: Robert E Dey, Betterton, MD 21610

Drinking water stations with addresses in Betterton and their reported violations in the past:

TOWN OF BETTERTON (Population served: 481, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Betterton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Betterton, MD
Most common first names in Betterton, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William876.6 years
George776.0 years
Helen784.8 years
Anna679.5 years
James670.7 years
Robert672.5 years
Elizabeth575.7 years
John574.2 years
Mary482.0 years
Florence369.7 years
Most common last names in Betterton, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Crew789.3 years
Myers675.1 years
Owens579.4 years
Smith581.8 years
Subers477.0 years
Coleman471.8 years
Clark381.3 years
Luike381.3 years
Campbell378.6 years
Toulson380.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (45%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Wood (6%)

Betterton compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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