Boonsboro, Maryland

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Population in 2014: 3,449 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +23.0%
 
Males: 1,615  (46.8%)
Females: 1,834  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Maryland median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 21713.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $91,330 (it was $40,476 in 2000)
Boonsboro:

$91,330
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,122 (it was $19,430 in 2000)

Boonsboro town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $207,354 (it was $123,400 in 2000)
Boonsboro:

$207,354
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $229,959; Detached houses: $247,846; Townhouses or other attached units: $159,608; In 2-unit structures: $84,627; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $110,602; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $120,778; Mobile homes: $52,313

Median gross rent in 2013: $750.

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  • Races in Boonsboro, MD (2013)

    Boonsboro races chart
    • 3,08389.2%White alone
    • 1604.6%Hispanic
    • 882.5%Black alone
    • 792.3%Asian alone
    • 280.8%American Indian alone
    • 30.09%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Boonsboro: 103.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.1%), Irish (14.4%), English (13.3%), Polish (4.5%), United States (4.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1831

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 2,278 people per square mile   (low).

Boonsboro,MD real estate house value index trend

Boonsboro, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Boonsboro:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Boonsboro town:

  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 58.2%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

112 residents are foreign born (1.0% Latin America).

This town:

3.2%
Maryland:

14.2%



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Boonsboro, Maryland as of December 03, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Boonsboro to the number of sex offenders is 314 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,580 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,283 (1.1%)

Boonsboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (13.7 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (53.6 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (137.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mapleville, MD (1.5 miles ), Keedysville, MD (1.7 miles ), San Mar, MD (1.7 miles ), Eakles Mill, MD (1.8 miles) , Mount Lena, MD (1.9 miles ), Breathedsville, MD (2.1 miles ), Myersville, MD (2.2 miles ), Mount Briar, MD (2.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $118,700
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2003: 61 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $127,200
  • 2005: 142 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 2006: 25 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $264,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.51 N, Longitude: 77.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 301

Boonsboro household income distribution Boonsboro home values distribution

Property values in Boonsboro, MD


Crime rates in Boonsboro by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000N/A1
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A28.8
Robberies 020000010
per 100,000 0.060.90.00.00.00.00.028.90.0
Assaults 100001011
per 100,000 33.40.00.00.00.029.70.028.928.8
Burglaries 777837346
per 100,000 234.1213.0203.0231.087.8207.888.6115.7172.7
Thefts 131624161411121620
per 100,000 434.8486.9696.1462.0409.7326.6354.4462.8575.7
Auto thefts 411013021
per 100,000 133.830.429.00.029.389.10.057.928.8
Arson 000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.029.50.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 273.2) 53.357.346.236.125.942.321.247.668.9

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Crime rate in Boonsboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
Maryland average:

2.66

Boonsboro tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +253 (+9.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Boonsboro, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Boonsboro-area historical tornado activity is near Maryland state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Boonsboro town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/19/1996, a category F3 tornado 36.0 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boonsboro-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 199.0 miles away from the city center
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 102.9 miles away from Boonsboro 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 133.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 234.3 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 104.1 miles away from Boonsboro center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 351.7 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 Washington County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: William Thomas Hamilton - Politician, John Wilson (1910s pitcher) - Baseball pitcher.

Hospitals and medical centers in Boonsboro:

  • FAHRNEY-KEEDY MEMORIAL HOME (8507 MAPLEVILLE ROAD)
  • REEDERS MEMORIAL HOME (141 SOUTH MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Boonsboro:

  • MERITUS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • FMC - ROBINWOOD (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • MERITUS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • RAVENWOOD NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • CLEARVIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • WASHINGTON COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • CUMBERLAND VALLEY SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)

Amtrak stations near Boonsboro:

  • 6 miles: HAGERSTOWN (GREYHOUND STA., 10527 SHARPSTOWN PK.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar.
  • 14 miles: HARPERS FERRY (POTOMAC ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: FREDERICK (GREYHOUND STA., 27 E. ALL SAINTS ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boonsboro:

  • Hagerstown Community College (about 9 miles; Hagerstown, MD; Full-time enrollment: 3,220)
  • Shepherd University (about 10 miles; Shepherdstown, WV; FT enrollment: 3,745)
  • Frederick Community College (about 14 miles; Frederick, MD; FT enrollment: 3,798)
  • American Public University System (about 19 miles; Charles Town, WV; FT enrollment: 43,829)
  • Mount St Mary's University (about 21 miles; Emmitsburg, MD; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Gettysburg College (about 32 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,772)
  • McDaniel College (about 36 miles; Westminster, MD; FT enrollment: 2,558)

Public high school in Boonsboro:

Private high school in Boonsboro:

  • BOONSBORO CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 18, Location: 7605 OLD NATIONAL PIKE, Grades: PK-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Boonsboro:

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Notable locations in Boonsboro: First Hose Company of Boonsboro Company 6 (A), Boonsboro Town Hall (B), Boonsboro Museum of History (C), Boonsboro Free Library (D), Boonsboro Police Department (E), First Hose Company of Boonsboro Company 6 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Boonsboro include: Christ United Church of Christ (A), Mount Nebo United Methodist Church (B), Saint James Catholic Church (C), Trinity Church of God (D), Trinity Lutheran Church (E), Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Trinity Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Boonsboro: Shafer Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Allfirst Bank (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 19 North Main Street).

Washington 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 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.77
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.9%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.1%
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: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
126 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
146 people in nursing homes in 2000
14 people in other group homes in 2000

Boonsboro, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Boonsboro (2011 data):

  • Middletown Valley Bank: Boonsboro Branch at 6721 Old National Pike, branch established on 2007/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $145.9 mil, Deposits: $127.3 mil, headquarters in Middletown, MD, positive income, 5 total offices
  • Susquehanna Bank: Boonsboro Branch at 231 North Main Street, branch established on 1998/10/05. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Boonsboro Branch at 7620 Old National Pike, branch established on 1980/03/28. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • The Columbia Bank: Boonsboro Branch at 207 North Main Street, branch established on 1901/04/06. Info updated 2011/10/27: Bank assets: $1,999.5 mil, Deposits: $1,528.6 mil, headquarters in Columbia, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Maryland average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Boonsboro town (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,941117
Mainline Protestant21,83779
Catholic9,3508
Other2,24411
Orthodox1632
Black Protestant972
None91,798-
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: 25
Washington County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Washington County:

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Washington County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 93
Here:

6.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

28.8%
Maryland:

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

12.9%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Boonsboro:

48.4%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.6%
State:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.4
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

25.4%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Boonsboro:

12.7%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Boonsboro:

6.8
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
Boonsboro:

37.7%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Boonsboro:

53.9%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Boonsboro:

75.9%
State:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Boonsboro, 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 2$6,474$38,8440$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,781$52,6860$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$15,513$46,5390$0
Sewerage 3$11,364$45,4560$0
Water Supply 3$7,317$29,2680$0
Totals for Government 14$49,449$42,3850$0

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $299,000 ($86.69)
    Sewerage: $272,000 ($78.86)
    Regular Highways: $134,000 ($38.85)
    Central Staff Services: $127,000 ($36.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $95,000 ($27.54)
    Police Protection: $88,000 ($25.51)
    General - Other: $73,000 ($21.17)
    Fire Protection: $32,000 ($9.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($6.38)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($4.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($2.32)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($1.16)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $36,000 ($10.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($12.18)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($9.57)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $279,000 ($80.89)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $50,000 ($14.50)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $185,000 ($53.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($8.70)
    All Other: $8,000 ($2.32)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $164,000 ($47.55)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $61,000 ($17.69)
    General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($8.70)
    Rents: $5,000 ($1.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $364,000 ($105.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $139,000 ($40.30)
    All Other: $110,000 ($31.89)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Tax - Property: $294,000 ($85.24)
    NEC: $14,000 ($4.06)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($1.16)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,475,000 ($427.66)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $598,000 ($173.38)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $557,000 ($161.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,409,000 ($408.52)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $65,000 ($18.85)
    Other, NEC: $41,000 ($11.89)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,108,000 ($611.19)

5.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,542 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($303 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.04%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Frederick County, MD  1.34% ($42,546 average AGI)
from Franklin County, PA  0.51% ($33,129)
from Berkeley County, WV  0.37% ($34,255)


5.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($301 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Frederick County, MD  0.85% ($45,063 average AGI)
to Franklin County, PA  0.63% ($40,017)
to Berkeley County, WV  0.62% ($38,745)

Strongest AM radio stations in Boonsboro:

  • WTRI (1520 AM; daytime; 17 kW; BRUNSWICK, MD; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WXTR (820 AM; 4 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WFMD (930 AM; 5 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAG (1410 AM; 1 kW; HALFWAY, MD; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WARK (1490 AM; 1 kW; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MANNING BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boonsboro:

  • WARX (106.9 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MANNING BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WFRE (99.9 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W219BX (91.7 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WWVZ (103.9 FM; BRADDOCK HEIGHTS, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WAFY (103.1 FM; MIDDLETOWN, MD; Owner: FREDERICK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WCRH (90.5 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WLTF (97.5 FM; MARTINSBURG, WV; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKMZ (95.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • W228BA (93.5 FM; LEESBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WINC-FM (92.5 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDLD (96.7 FM; HALFWAY, MD; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTRM (91.3 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: TIMBER RIDGE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQCM (94.3 FM; GREENCASTLE, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSRT (92.1 FM; MERCERSBURG, PA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WXVA-FM (98.3 FM; CHARLES TOWN, WV; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIKZ (95.1 FM; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Boonsboro:

  • W42CK (Channel 42; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING)
  • WHAG-TV (Channel 25; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: QUORUM OF MARYLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WWPB (Channel 31; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W52AS (Channel 52; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
Boonsboro fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Boonsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $1,935,000Total costs
  • 3,928Total average daily traffic
  • 191Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,764Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 21900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 11950-1959
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Boonsboro, MD

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Boonsboro)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 5 Saint Paul St (Lat: 39.516778 Lon: -77.649722), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KGH441, Licensee ID: L00026037
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8000 MHz, 33.8400 MHz, 33.8600 MHzGrant Date: 01/03/2015, Expiration Date: 03/12/2025Registrant: County Of Washington, 33 W Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740, Phone: (301) 791-6227
  • Rt 40a 1 Mi Nw (Lat: 39.524278 Lon: -77.661667), Call Sign: WNBX299
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8000 MHz, 33.8400 MHz, 33.8600 MHzGrant Date: 01/03/2015, Expiration Date: 02/06/2025Registrant: Washington County Communications Maintenance, 35 W. Washngton St Suite 104, Hagerstown, MD 21740, Phone: (240) 313-2070, Fax: (240) 313-2071, Email:
  • Int Of Alt Rt 40 And Rt 67 (Lat: 39.496778 Lon: -77.644722), Structure height: 23 m, Call Sign: WNRE316
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1000 MHz, 47.2600 MHz, 47.3200 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2011, Expiration Date: 07/03/2021Registrant: Maryland State Highway Administration, 5901 Baltimore National Pike, Baltimore, MD 21228, Phone: (410) 747-8590, Fax: (410) 744-7416, Email:
  • Washington Monument State Pk 3 Mi E (Lat: 39.499278 Lon: -77.623611), Call Sign: KRU980
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.325 MHzGrant Date: 06/17/2014, Expiration Date: 09/12/2024Registrant: Maryland Department Of Natural Resources, 580 Taylor Ave, E-3, Annapolis, MD 21401, Phone: (410) 260-8843, Fax: (410) 260-8878, Email:
  • Washington Monument State Park 3 Mi E (Lat: 39.499278 Lon: -77.623611), Call Sign: WRE95
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.145 MHzGrant Date: 03/20/2013, Expiration Date: 06/14/2023Registrant: Maryland Department Of Natural Resources, 580 Taylor Ave, E-3, Annapolis, MD 21401, Phone: (410) 260-8843, Fax: (410) 260-8878, Email:
  • Lat: 39.519389 Lon: -77.743278, Call Sign: WQPA653
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.737 MHz, 466.875 MHz, 468.425 MHz, 457.350 MHz, 468.350 MHzGrant Date: 03/21/2012, Expiration Date: 03/21/2022, Certifier: Ethan WeberRegistrant: Radio Licensing Service, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 659-4723, Email:
  • Lat: 39.503250 Lon: -77.650889, Call Sign: WQQL293
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.187 MHz, 467.762 MHzGrant Date: 01/17/2013, Expiration Date: 01/17/2023, Certifier: Kim CriggerRegistrant: Mills Communications Inc., 210 Pennsylvania Ave., Westminster, MD 21157, Phone: (410) 876-8600, Fax: (410) 857-1225

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, Lambs Knoll Mtn 4.5 Mi S Of (Lat: 39.448417 Lon: -77.626917), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WNEX862
    Assigned Frequencies: 2185.60 MHzGrant Date: 12/16/1997, Expiration Date: 02/08/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2007Registrant: Washington County Communications, 35 W Washington St Suite 104, Hagerstown, MD 21740, Phone: (240) 313-2070, Email:
  • Lambs Knoll, Lambs Knoll Mtn. 1.5 Mi S. Of Reno Monument Road (Lat: 39.448028 Lon: -77.626167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPTM669
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, 6805.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6555.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/03/2011, Expiration Date: 10/31/2021, Certifier: Thomas H MillerRegistrant: State Of Maryland, Miemss, 653 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, Phone: (410) 706-3668, Fax: (410) 706-8528, Email:
  • South Mountain, 21842 National Pike, Boonsboro, Md (Lat: 39.540556 Lon: -77.606944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 75.6 m, Overall height: 76.8 m, Call Sign: WQLK365
    Assigned Frequencies: 11665.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 02/22/2010, Expiration Date: 02/22/2020, Certifier: Scott D StambaughRegistrant: Telegia Communications Inc., 5310 Spectrum Drive, Suite C, Frederick, MD 21703, Phone: (240) 529-2000, Fax: (240) 436-6174, Email:
  • South Mountain, 21842 National Pike (Lat: 39.540556 Lon: -77.606944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.7 m, Overall height: 78.2 m, Call Sign: WQPF337
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/30/2012, Expiration Date: 04/30/2022, Certifier: Ann E FlowersRegistrant: Shenandoah Personal Communications, LLC, 500 Shentel Way, Edinburg, VA 22824, Phone: (540) 984-5286, Fax: (540) 984-8192, Email:
  • WA08SH137, 9006 Old National Pike (Lat: 39.562333 Lon: -77.689722), Type: Silo, Structure height: 14.6 m, Call Sign: WQRE449
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/25/2013, Expiration Date: 04/25/2023, Certifier: Greg ToddRegistrant: Shenandoah Personal Communications, LLC, 500 Shentel Way, Edinburg, VA 22824, Phone: (540) 984-5286, Fax: (540) 984-8192, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Boonsboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: LARDAS NICHOLAS D RENEGADE SPIRIT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 416RS , Serial Number: 0136, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 09/05/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Richard L Crane, 311 South Main Street, Boonsboro, MD 21713
  • Aircraft: INFINITY POWER PARACHUTES LLC COMMANDER 582 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5602E , Serial Number: IPP6-335, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Robert S Gahs, 7107 Gilardi Rd, Boonsboro, MD 21713

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
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$161,7251$233,69012$215,3411$109,330
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$245,1000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$04$261,7801$38,570
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$227,3070$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$144,1400$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$348,470
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

BOONSBORO - KEEDYSVILLE (Address: 21 N. MAIN STREET , Population served: 3,895, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009)
  • One regular monitoring violation
FAHRNEY-KEEDY HOME AND VILLAGE (Address: 8507 MAPLEVILLE ROAD , Population served: 250, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
CENTRAL PRECISION (Population served: 55, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (3 times from SEP-07-2006 to SEP-11-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2009)
  • 11 regular monitoring violations
SAN MAR CHILDRENS HOME (Population served: 51, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 130
  • Hazardous Condition: 33
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Boonsboro

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Boonsboro, MD

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Businesses in Boonsboro, MD

  • H&R Block: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1
  • Subway: 1

Boonsboro compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

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  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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