Chillum, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 33,513. Population change since 2000: -2.2%
Males: 17,227  (51.4%)
Females: 16,286  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  32.7 years
Maryland median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 20912.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,925 (it was $41,307 in 2000)
Chillum:

$54,925
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,945 (it was $17,915 in 2000)

Chillum CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $215,939 (it was $136,300 in 2000)
Chillum:

$215,939
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $267,069; Detached houses: $293,036; Townhouses or other attached units: $209,608; In 2-unit structures: $231,026; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,656; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $122,450; Mobile homes: $54,659; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $412,067

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,293.

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  • Races in Chillum, MD (2013)

    Chillum races chart
    • 18,74047.4%Black alone
    • 18,61747.1%Hispanic
    • 1,5103.8%White alone
    • 8082.0%Asian alone
    • 2610.7%Two or more races
    • 340.09%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chillum: 133.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Subsaharan African (11.7%), West Indian (5.5%), United States (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 155 feet

Land area: 4.02 square miles.

Population density: 8,343 people per square mile   (high).

Chillum,MD real estate house value index trend

Chillum, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Chillum:

  • High school or higher: 65.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chillum CDP:

  • Never married: 48.7%
  • Now married: 33.1%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

16,937 residents are foreign born (31.2% Latin America, 10.0% Africa).

This place:

42.8%
Maryland:

14.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,259 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,132 (1.3%)

Chillum satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Silver Spring, MD (3.3 miles , pop. 76,540).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (4.2 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (121.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Takoma Park, MD (1.2 miles ), Hyattsville, MD (1.3 miles ), Langley Park, MD (1.3 miles ), University Park, MD (1.4 miles ), Mount Rainier, MD (1.4 miles ), Adelphi, MD (1.4 miles ), Brentwood, MD (1.5 miles ), North Brentwood, MD (1.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.97 N, Longitude: 76.98 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -17,588 (-44.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 750 (3.6%)

Chillum household income distribution Chillum home values distribution

Property values in Chillum, MD

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Chillum, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Chillum-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Chillum place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.9 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chillum-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.7 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 107.9 miles away from Chillum 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 251.0 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 107.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 286.0 miles away from Chillum 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 102.7 miles away from the city 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 Prince George's County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Chillum:

  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER - HYATTSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; HYATTSVILLE, MD)
  • ST THOMAS MORE MEDICAL COMPLEX (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HYATTSVILLE, MD)
  • US RENAL CARE - HYATTSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; HYATTSVILLE, MD)
  • TAKOMA PARK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; HYATTSVILLE, MD)
  • RAI - CHILLUM-HYATTSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; HYATTSVILLE, MD)
  • SACRED HEART HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HYATTSVILLE, MD)
  • MEDSTAR HEALTH VNA INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WASHINGTON, DC)

Amtrak stations near Chillum:

  • 6 miles: WASHINGTON (50 MASSACHUSETTS AVE. N.E.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: NEW CARROLLTON (4300 GARDEN CITY DR.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: ALEXANDRIA (110 CALLAHAN DR.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chillum:

  • University of Maryland-University College (about 2 miles; Adelphi, MD; Full-time enrollment: 25,040)
  • Catholic University of America (about 3 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 5,365)
  • University of Maryland-College Park (about 3 miles; College Park, MD; FT enrollment: 32,734)
  • Howard University (about 4 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 7,838)
  • University of the District of Columbia (about 5 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Strayer University-Global Region (about 6 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 2,613)
  • George Washington University (about 7 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 18,928)

Private elementary/middle school in Chillum:

  • THE CHILDREN'S GUILD (Students: 108, Location: 5702 SARGENT RD, Grades: KG-8)

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Notable locations in Chillum: Prince George's Plaza Metro Station (A), Prince Georges Plaza (B), Prince Georges County Fire / EMS Department Company 801 Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department (C), Prince Georges County Volunteer Fire Department Chillum Fire Department Adelphi EMS (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Hechinger Plaza Shopping Center (1), Tick Tock Plaza Shopping Center (2), Takoma Park Plaza Shopping Center (3), Riggs Sargent Shopping Center (4), Riggs Plaza Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Chillum include: Ager Road United Methodist Church (A), Saint Cecilia Chapel (B), Metropolitan Seventh Day Adventist Church (C), Milagros De Jesu Cristo (D), Church of the Living God (E), Turner Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church (F), National Wesleyan Church (G), New Dawn Baptist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Takoma Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Chillum: Lane Manor Recreation Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Prince George's 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 99.2. This is worse than average.

City:

99.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.290. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.290
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.905. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.905
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00215
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.5%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for Black residents, 15.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for American Indian residents, 17.2% for other race residents, 19.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.0%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Chillum in 2010:

  • 377 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 41 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 36 people in college/university student housing
  • 33 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Chillum in 2000:

  • 320 people in nursing homes
  • 105 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 8 people in religious group quarters

Chillum, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Chillum (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: Riggs Road Plaza Branch at 5823 Eastern Avenue, branch established on 1994/06/01. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.7
Maryland average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chillum CDP (based on Prince George's County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant179,374430
Catholic83,95935
Mainline Protestant51,153156
Black Protestant48,98466
Other28,74357
Orthodox1,2186
None469,989-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 140
Prince George's County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 137
Prince George's County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 267
Here:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Prince George's County:

30.7%
Maryland:

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

16.7%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.3%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chillum:

46.2%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Chillum:

29.1
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Chillum:

20.2%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.1%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Chillum:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Chillum:

32.6%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Chillum:

54.3%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.2%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chillum, MD Residents

6.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($476 average AGI)
Prince George's County:

0.07%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from District of Columbia, DC  1.32% ($38,661 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, MD  1.13% ($38,901)
from Anne Arundel County, MD  0.44% ($46,955)


6.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,089 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($480 average AGI)
Prince George's County:

0.08%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, MD  1.15% ($38,277 average AGI)
to District of Columbia, DC  1.06% ($32,272)
to Anne Arundel County, MD  0.56% ($51,259)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chillum:

  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WACA (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHEATON, MD; Owner: AC ACQUISITION, LLC)
  • WWRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chillum:

  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPFW (89.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • WHFS (99.1 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Chillum:

  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBAL-TV (Channel 11; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WBAL HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMAR-TV (Channel 2; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W63BP (Channel 63; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Chillum fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $7,000Total costs
  • 11,840Total average daily traffic
  • 645Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,995Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chillum)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2130 Chillum Rd (Lat: 38.954000 Lon: -76.976083), Call Sign: KGA577, Licensee ID: L00004553
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.9000 MHzGrant Date: 01/22/1998, Expiration Date: 02/17/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/25/2003Registrant: Washington Gas Light Company, 6801 Industrial Rd, Springfield, VA 22151

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 6000 Ager Rd (Lat: 38.961472 Lon: -76.973861), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WMG431, Licensee ID: L00163124
    Assigned Frequencies: 18782.5 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/1993, Expiration Date: 10/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2008Registrant: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.L.C., 2625 S Memorial Dr, Suite A, Tulsa, OK 74129-2623
  • CAROLE HIGH, 16th Ave And 15th Place (Lat: 38.982583 Lon: -76.982750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.7 m, Call Sign: WNEG574
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2009, Expiration Date: 03/12/2019Registrant: Washinton Suburban Sanitary Commission, 14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD 20707, Phone: (301) 206-7183, Fax: (301) 206-4211, Email:
  • DC-WSH5523A, 5902 31st Ave (Lat: 38.963500 Lon: -76.965806), Type: Bant, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 23 m, Call Sign: WQOU438
    Assigned Frequencies: 21875.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/01/2012, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • CHILLUM RPTR, 2130 Chillum Rd (Lat: 38.954417 Lon: -76.977556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQXM521, Licensee ID: L01285575
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/14/2016, Expiration Date: 04/14/2026, Certifier: Orlando SpencerRegistrant: Washington Gas Light Company, 6801 Industrial Road, 3c11-7, Springfield, VA 22151, Phone: (703) 750-4575, Fax: (703) 750-7945, Email:
  • Wwrc Transmitter Site/6001 Ager St (Lat: 38.961472 Lon: -76.973861), Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WLE540
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.500 MHzGrant Date: 12/04/1985, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019Registrant: Red Zebra Broadcasting License, LLC, 1801 Rockville Pike, Suite 405, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (301) 230-3550, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED138$187,38931$142,981208$200,65517$62,1604$2,727,36518$151,603
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$204,1304$132,09836$206,0304$24,6650$04$168,040
APPLICATIONS DENIED33$179,06512$150,488194$243,80918$112,5970$014$170,376
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN32$191,66711$150,83577$234,6663$107,4931$12,947,0008$171,451
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$193,3186$240,89746$244,6346$132,7600$05$172,858
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed mortgage data for all 10 tracts in Chillum, MD

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$200,0573$243,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$146,2753$284,817
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$211,573
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$258,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Chillum compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.

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