Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland

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Population in July 2007: 2,915.
Males: 1,454  (49.9%)
Females: 1,461  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
Maryland median age:

36.0 years

Zip codes: 20685.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $96,497 (it was $63,262 in 2000)
Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

$96,497
MD:

$80,776

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $41,086 (it was $23,981 in 2000)

Calvert Beach-Long Beach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $283,821 (it was $136,400 in 2000)
Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

$283,821
MD:

$312,500
March 2019 cost of living index in Calvert Beach-Long Beach: 174.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD (2000)
    • 2,23089.7%White alone
    • 1656.6%Black alone
    • 421.7%Hispanic
    • 271.1%Two or more races
    • 160.6%Asian alone
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.08%Other race alone

Races in Calvert Beach-Long Beach detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: Irish (20.9%), English (18.0%), German (17.2%), Italian (9.2%), United States (5.7%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.54 square miles.

Population density: 1,149 people per square mile   (low).

Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland map

86 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America, 0.6% Asia, 0.4% Europe).

This place:

3.5%
Maryland:

9.8%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Calvert Beach-Long Beach CDP:

0.9% ($1,264)
Maryland:

1.2% ($1,782)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bowie, MD (37.5 miles , pop. 50,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (42.5 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (127.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Calvert Beach, MD (0.3 miles ),
Long Beach, MD (0.7 miles ),
St. Leonard, MD (1.3 miles ),
Broomes Island, MD (2.2 miles ),
Lusby, MD (2.8 miles ),
Prince Frederick, MD (2.9 miles ),
Chesapeake Ranch Estates-Drum Point, MD (2.9 miles ),
Chesapeake Ranch Estates, MD (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.46 N, Longitude: 76.48 W

Distribution of median household income in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD in 2017
Calvert Beach-Long Beach satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Maryland:

3.9%
Most common industries in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.0%)
  • Utilities (10.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.9%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.3%)
  • Utilities (13.0%)
  • Public administration (11.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
  • Educational services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.0%)
  • Utilities (7.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Engineers (5.8%)
  • Carpenters (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Child care workers (4.2%)

Average climate in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland average temperatures Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland average precipitation Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland humidity Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland wind speed Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland snowfall Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland sunshine Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Maryland clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.4. This is about average.

City:

66.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2017 was 0.147. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.147
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.368. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.368
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.94. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.94
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Calvert Beach-Long Beach-area historical tornado activity is near Maryland state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the Calvert Beach-Long Beach place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the place center caused $150,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Calvert Beach-Long Beach-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from Calvert Beach-Long Beach center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.1 miles away from Calvert Beach-Long Beach 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 294.9 miles away from Calvert Beach-Long Beach 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 131.2 miles away from Calvert Beach-Long Beach center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from Calvert Beach-Long Beach center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from Calvert Beach-Long Beach center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calvert County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Calvert Beach-Long Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

  • ASBURY SOLOMONS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SOLOMONS, MD)
  • SOLOMONS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SOLOMONS, MD)
  • IDF - CALVERT CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD)
  • RENAL CAREPARTNERS - PRINCE FREDERICK (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD)
  • CALVERT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD)
  • CALVERT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL TRANSITIONAL CARE UNIT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD)
  • CALVERT COUNTY NURSING CTR. (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD)

Operable nuclear power plants near Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

  • 8 miles: Calvert Cliffs 1 and 2 in Lusby, MD.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

  • College of Southern Maryland (about 30 miles; La Plata, MD; Full-time enrollment: 5,775)
  • Strayer University-Maryland (about 35 miles; Suitland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,748)
  • Prince George's Community College (about 35 miles; Largo, MD; FT enrollment: 8,537)
  • United States Naval Academy (about 36 miles; Annapolis, MD; FT enrollment: 5,681)
  • Anne Arundel Community College (about 41 miles; Arnold, MD; FT enrollment: 10,501)
  • Bowie State University (about 42 miles; Bowie, MD; FT enrollment: 4,517)
  • Strayer University-Global Region (about 43 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 2,613)

Points of interest:

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Lakes: Duncans Pond (A), Todds Pond (B), Richardsons Pond (C), Flag Ponds (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Kings Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Calvert Beach-Long Beach include: Flag Ponds Nature Park (1), Flag Ponds Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Calvert County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.9 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

77.8%
Whole state:

69.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.8%
Whole state:

5.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.2%
Whole state:

8.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

0.5%
Whole state:

4.2%
4 people in homes for the physically handicapped in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

Marital status in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Maryland average:

12.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD (based on Calvert County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic39,2455
Mainline Protestant7,98832
Evangelical Protestant6,77931
Other1,0763
Black Protestant-2
None33,649-
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: 13
Calvert County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Calvert County:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Calvert County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
This county:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.2%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.1%
Maryland:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Calvert County:

10.8%
Maryland:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

50.1%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.6%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

28.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.8%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

9.3%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

57.4%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

79.9%
State:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD Residents

6.40% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($74,587 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.40%
Maryland average:

6.88%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,220 average AGI)
Calvert County:

0.11%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Anne Arundel County, MD  0.88% ($80,125 average AGI)
from St. Mary's County, MD  0.83% ($58,120)
from Prince George's County, MD  0.74% ($62,896)


6.41% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,340 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Maryland average:

7.35%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($658 average AGI)
Calvert County:

0.06%
Maryland average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Anne Arundel County, MD  0.86% ($77,697 average AGI)
to St. Mary's County, MD  0.85% ($55,805)
to Prince George's County, MD  0.38% ($46,434)

Strongest AM radio stations in Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WPTX (1690 AM; 10 kW; LEXINGTON PARK, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

  • WKIK-FM (102.9 FM; CALIFORNIA, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBZS-FM (92.7 FM; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF PRINCE FREDERICK LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WMDM-FM (97.7 FM; LEXINGTON PARK, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSMD-FM (98.3 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCEM-FM (106.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING L.C.)
  • WINX-FM (94.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MD; Owner: CWA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Calvert Beach-Long Beach:

  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W52AX (Channel 52; LEONARDTOWN, MD; Owner: SATELLITE VIDEO BROADCASTING)
Calvert Beach-Long Beach fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Calvert Beach-Long Beach fatal accident list:

Feb 4, 2017 09:02 PM, Cr-211, Lat: 38.462322, Lon: -76.477942, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 17, 2010 00:30 AM, Long Beach Dr, Lat: 38.456781, Lon: -76.477806, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
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 ORIGINATED5$276,1742$271,85537$242,4362$130,6103$277,397
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$316,6330$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$012$300,9731$156,3202$278,260
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$08$305,3630$01$227,770
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$221,7800$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8608.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$284,8651$290,550
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$231,4901$507,990
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8608.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD
  • 75.5%Electricity
  • 18.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Calvert Beach-Long Beach, MD
  • 51.3%Electricity
  • 26.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Calvert Beach-Long Beach compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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