Chesapeake City, Maryland

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Population in 2014: 690 (52% urban, 48% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.3%
 
Males: 288  (41.8%)
Females: 402  (58.2%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Maryland median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 21915.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $60,633 (it was $46,917 in 2000)
Chesapeake City:

$60,633
MD:

$78,945

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $39,168 (it was $21,621 in 2000)

Chesapeake City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $259,567 (it was $127,500 in 2000)
Chesapeake City:

$259,567
MD:

$306,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $291,279; Detached houses: $322,623; Townhouses or other attached units: $115,988; In 2-unit structures: $192,215; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $164,129; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $412,568; Mobile homes: $61,630

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,065.

  • Races in Chesapeake City, MD (2016)

    Chesapeake City races chart
    • 62987.5%White alone
    • 344.7%Hispanic
    • 212.9%Two or more races
    • 111.5%Asian alone
    • 81.1%American Indian alone
    • 50.7%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chesapeake City: 104.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.8%), American (16.2%), English (8.1%), Italian (7.7%), German (7.0%), Scotch-Irish (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1849

Elevation: 30 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 1,221 people per square mile   (low).

Chesapeake City,MD real estate house value index trend

Chesapeake City, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Chesapeake City:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chesapeake City town:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

33 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe).

This town:

4.6%
Maryland:

14.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,978 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,018 (1.2%)

Chesapeake City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greater Newark, DE (11.1 miles , pop. 67,114).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (45.6 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (48.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Elkton, MD (2.4 miles ), Central Pencader, DE (2.5 miles ), Glasgow, DE (2.5 miles ), Middletown, DE (2.7 miles ), North East, MD (2.9 miles ), Cecilton, MD (3.0 miles ), Bear, DE (3.1 miles ), Charlestown, MD (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 39.53 N, Longitude: 75.81 W

Area code: 410

Chesapeake City household income distribution Chesapeake City home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-1.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Chesapeake City, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chesapeake City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Chesapeake City town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 16.2 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chesapeake City-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 56.8 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 56.2 miles away from Chesapeake City center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 276.6 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 315.3 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 175.5 miles away from Chesapeake City center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.4 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 Cecil County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chesapeake City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chesapeake City:

  • FMC - ELKTON (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF ELKTON (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • DEVINE HAVEN CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • UNION HOSPITAL OF CECIL COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • LAURELWOOD CARE CENTER AT ELKTON (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE FOX RUN (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BEAR, DE)
  • CADIA REHABILITATION BROADMEADOW (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MIDDLETOWN, DE)

Heliports located in Chesapeake City:

Amtrak stations near Chesapeake City:

  • 11 miles: NEWARK (429 S. COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: ABERDEEN (S. PHILADELPHIA & BELAIR AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, intercity bus service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Chesapeake City:

  • 19 miles: Salem 2 in Salem, NJ.
  • 19 miles: Hope Creek in Salem, NJ.
  • 19 miles: Salem 1 in Salem, NJ.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chesapeake City:

  • University of Delaware (about 11 miles; Newark, DE; Full-time enrollment: 20,078)
  • Wilmington University (about 17 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 10,072)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 21 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Lincoln University of Pennsylvania (about 21 miles; Lincoln University, PA; FT enrollment: 2,042)
  • Harford Community College (about 26 miles; Bel Air, MD; FT enrollment: 4,530)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 27 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • Delaware State University (about 28 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)

Public high school in Chesapeake City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Chesapeake City:

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Notable locations in Chesapeake City: Dockside Yacht Club (A), Volunteer Fire Company 1 of Chesapeake City Incorporated Station 2 (B), Chesapeake City Town Hall (C), Old Lock Pump House (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Chesapeake City include: Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church (A), Trinity United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Chesapeake City include: Pell Gardens Park (1), South Chesapeake City Historic District (2), Ferryslip Road Park (3), Chesapeake City Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Cecil County - Libraries- Chesapeake City (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 100 Bohemia Avenue), Liquid Fun at Locust Point (Arcades & Amusements; 2511 Augustine Herman Highway).

Cecil County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 116. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

116
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.305. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.305
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.623. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.623
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.74
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00001. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00001
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.6%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  52.8%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Chesapeake City (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Chesapeake City Branch at 2579 Augustine Herman Highway, branch established on 1934/01/29. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Maryland average:

12.6

Chesapeake City travel time to work - commute Chesapeake City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Chesapeake City town (based on Cecil County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,92247
Catholic9,4408
Mainline Protestant8,87341
Black Protestant7846
Other4652
None69,624-
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: 20
Cecil County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Cecil County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Cecil County:

3.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cecil County:

27.8%
Maryland:

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

18.0%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Chesapeake City:

44.8%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

37.4%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.1%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.4%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.7%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

49.8%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Chesapeake City:

74.6%
State:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chesapeake City, 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 1$3,740$44,8800$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,591
Water Supply 1$2,461$29,5321$1,870
Totals for Government 2$6,201$37,2062$3,461

Chesapeake City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $221,000 ($320.29)
    Water Utilities: $148,000 ($214.49)
    Central Staff Services: $73,000 ($105.80)
    Regular Highways: $67,000 ($97.10)
    Police Protection: $45,000 ($65.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($59.42)
    Financial Administration: $29,000 ($42.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($40.58)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($26.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($10.14)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($30.43)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $37,000 ($53.62)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($11.59)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($8.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $355,000 ($514.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $50,000 ($72.46)

Chesapeake City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $216,000 ($313.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $73,000 ($105.80)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $81,000 ($117.39)
    Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($30.43)
    Rents: $10,000 ($14.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $144,000 ($208.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $52,000 ($75.36)
    All Other: $10,000 ($14.49)
  • Tax - Property: $248,000 ($359.42)
    Other Selective Sales: $18,000 ($26.09)
    NEC: $10,000 ($14.49)

Chesapeake City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $896,000 ($1298.55)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $391,000 ($566.67)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $252,000 ($365.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $886,000 ($1284.06)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $139,000 ($201.45)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($14.49)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $702,000 ($1017.39)

5.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($239 average AGI)
Cecil County:

0.04%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Castle County, DE  1.22% ($38,038 average AGI)
from Harford County, MD  1.03% ($45,538)
from Chester County, PA  0.27% ($44,630)


5.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
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 New Castle County, DE  1.41% ($45,965 average AGI)
to Harford County, MD  0.90% ($40,180)
to Baltimore County, MD  0.28% ($43,126)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chesapeake City:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WXHL (1550 AM; 1 kW; ELKTON, MD; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJSS (1330 AM; 5 kW; HAVRE DE GRACE, MD; Owner: PEOPLES BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chesapeake City:

  • WOEL-FM (89.9 FM; ELKTON, MD; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WXCY (103.7 FM; HAVRE DE GRACE, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDSD (92.9 FM; SMYRNA, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVUD (91.3 FM; NEWARK, DE; Owner: UNIVERSITYOF DELAWARE)
  • WRDX (94.7 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Chesapeake City:

  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • Chesapeake City, Maryland
  • Fatal accident count24
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents29
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:12
  • Fatalities24
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents40
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Maryland average
  • Fatal accident count268
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents389
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons66
  • Fatalities288
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents701
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents95
See more detailed statistics of Chesapeake City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 121m397ftTotal length
  • $3,221,000Total costs
  • 14,472Total average daily traffic
  • 2,002Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,280Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$226,035
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$205,650
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$129,890
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0302.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

TOWN OF CHESAPEAKE CITY [FORMERLY SOUTH] (Population served: 673, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
VFW POST 7687 CHESAPEAKE CITY (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-21-2012)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Chesapeake City that have no violations reported:

  • TWO RIVERS YACHT BASIN (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Chesapeake City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chesapeake City, MD
Most common first names in Chesapeake City, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3774.9 years
Mary3676.0 years
John3473.8 years
Charles3073.3 years
James1970.4 years
Helen1778.2 years
Joseph1471.3 years
Anna1484.6 years
Margaret1379.2 years
Robert1372.0 years
Most common last names in Chesapeake City, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1177.1 years
Moore1080.3 years
Davis879.7 years
Watson880.4 years
Cooling878.0 years
Reynolds876.4 years
White772.0 years
Gibbs771.3 years
Biggs767.6 years
Benson773.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Chesapeake City compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
There are 16 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Gunnar Van Der Steur (4)
  • Ross A. Lee (3)
  • Anthony J. Roberts (3)
  • Robert Bernstine (2)
  • Edgar L. Aleshire (2)
  • Thomas A. Tokash (2)
  • Jeff Foster (1)
  • David C. Everson (1)
  • Lisa Doricchi (1)
  • David C. Everson, Jr. (1)

Total of 26 patent applications in 2008-2018.