District 2, Uniontown, Maryland

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Population in July 2007: 4,679.
Males: 2,326  (49.7%)
Females: 2,353  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  39.1 years
Maryland median age:  36.0 years

Zip code: 21158

Estimated median household income in 2013: $78,350 (it was $56,689 in 2000)
District 2, Uniontown:

$78,350
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,823 (it was $22,670 in 2000)

District 2, Uniontown income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $339,105 (it was $176,300 in 2000)
District 2, Uniontown:

$339,105
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $336,691; Detached houses: $353,305; Townhouses or other attached units: $214,684; In 2-unit structures: $225,693; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $331,534; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $171,174; Mobile homes: $28,854
  • Races in District 2, Uniontown, MD (2000)

    District 2, Uniontown races chart
    • 4,10297.9%White alone
    • 280.7%Hispanic
    • 210.5%Asian alone
    • 170.4%Two or more races
    • 90.2%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Black alone
    • 30.07%Other race alone
    • 20.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in District 2, Uniontown: 110.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 32.5 square miles.

Population density: 144 people per square mile   (very low).

District 2, Uniontown, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in District 2, Uniontown:

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in District 2, Uniontown:

  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 68.9%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

District 2, Uniontown:  1.0% ($1,683)
Maryland:  1.2% ($1,782)
District 2, Uniontown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (21.5 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (33.3 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (107.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Taneytown, MD (2.2 miles ), New Windsor, MD (2.2 miles ), Union Bridge, MD (2.3 miles ), District 1, Taneytown, MD (2.3 miles ), Westminster, MD (2.4 miles ), Middleburg, MD (2.5 miles) , Littlestown borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Libertytown, MD (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 39.61 N, Longitude: 77.10 W

District 2, Uniontown household income distribution District 2, Uniontown home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Maryland:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Transportation equipment (3%)
  • Health care (3%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

Work and jobs in District 2, Uniontown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in District 2, Uniontown, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

District 2, Uniontown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the District 2, Uniontown city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/19/1996, a category F3 tornado 10.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

District 2, Uniontown-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 75.0 miles away from the 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 216.5 miles away from District 2, Uniontown 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 76.1 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 146.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 253.7 miles away from District 2, Uniontown center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 332.1 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 Carroll County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 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).

Hospitals and medical centers near District 2, Uniontown:

  • LORIEN TANEYTOWN, INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TANEYTOWN, MD)
  • THERAPY MANAGEMENT SVCS/DBA COMP REHAB (Hospital, about 7 miles away; WESTMINSTER, MD)
  • LUTHERAN HOME CARE AND HOSPICE, INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WESTMINSTER, MD)
  • CARROLL HOSPITAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; WESTMINSTER, MD)
  • CARROLL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WESTMINSTER, MD)
  • AMBULATORY CARE CTR RICHARD N DIXON (Hospital, about 8 miles away; WESTMINSTER, MD)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF WESTMINSTER (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WESTMINSTER, MD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to District 2, Uniontown:

  • McDaniel College (about 6 miles; Westminster, MD; Full-time enrollment: 2,558)
  • Carroll Community College (about 9 miles; Westminster, MD; FT enrollment: 2,682)
  • Mount St Mary's University (about 15 miles; Emmitsburg, MD; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Gettysburg College (about 17 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,772)
  • Frederick Community College (about 21 miles; Frederick, MD; FT enrollment: 3,798)
  • Stevenson University (about 26 miles; Stevenson, MD; FT enrollment: 3,862)
  • Towson University (about 31 miles; Towson, MD; FT enrollment: 19,618)

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Notable locations in District 2, Uniontown: Anazoy Farms (A), Broadview Farm (B), Carolann Farms (C), Joan Lou Farms (D), Arundel Volunteer Fire Department Company 7 (E), Arundel Volunteer Fire Department (F), Pleasant Valley Fire Company (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in District 2, Uniontown include: Bowens Chapel (A), Pipe Creek Church (B), Mayberry Bethel Church of God (C), Saint Matthew Lutheran Church (D), Bethel Church of God (E), Emmanuel Baust Lutheran Church (F), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (G), Uniontown United Methodist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pleasant Valley Cemetery (1), Mayberry Cemetery (2), Uniontown Cemetery (3), Saint Lucas Cemetery (4), Mount Joy Cemetery (5), Frizzellburg Cemetery (6), Baust Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bear Branch (A), Meadow Branch Big Pipe Creek (B), Rattlesnake Branch (C), Log Cabin Branch (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in District 2, Uniontown: Uniontown Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Carroll 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 2012 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.148. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.148
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.31. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.31
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.1
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  81.6%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

4.0%
Whole state:

8.5%

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

1.2%
Whole state:

4.2%
2 people in other group homes in 2000

District 2, Uniontown compared to Maryland state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Maryland average:

12.7

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (46%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

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 District 2, Uniontown (based on Carroll County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic30,5514
Mainline Protestant24,90375
Evangelical Protestant13,76468
Other2,4729
Orthodox2262
None95,218-
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
Carroll County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Carroll County:

1.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Carroll County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 95
Here:

5.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

24.5%
Maryland:

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

13.8%
State:

15.5%

4.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,067 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.29%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($498 average AGI)
Carroll County:

0.04%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Baltimore County, MD  1.01% ($55,352 average AGI)
from Howard County, MD  0.46% ($75,407)
from Frederick County, MD  0.31% ($43,525)


4.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($864 average AGI)
Carroll County:

0.05%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Baltimore County, MD  0.85% ($45,933 average AGI)
to Frederick County, MD  0.42% ($55,350)
to York County, PA  0.39% ($46,016)

Strongest AM radio stations in District 2, Uniontown:

  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTTR (1470 AM; 1 kW; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WHVR (1280 AM; 5 kW; HANOVER, PA)
  • WCAO (600 AM; 5 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WTRI (1520 AM; daytime; 17 kW; BRUNSWICK, MD; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in District 2, Uniontown:

  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, 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)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWVZ (103.9 FM; BRADDOCK HEIGHTS, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WARX (106.9 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MANNING BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)
  • WZBT (91.1 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: GETTYSBURG COLLEGE)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around District 2, Uniontown:

  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, 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.)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W52AS (Channel 52; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
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