Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (11.7 miles , pop. 52,767).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (43.8 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (120.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Thurmont, MD (2.0 miles ), Woodsboro, MD (2.0 miles ), District 20, Lewistown, MD (2.4 miles) , Walkersville, MD (2.7 miles ), Middleburg, MD (2.7 miles) , Emmitsburg, MD (2.9 miles ), Discovery-Spring Garden, MD (2.9 miles ), Libertytown, MD (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 39.59 N, Longitude: 77.35 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 301
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in District 4, Creagerstown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in District 4, Creagerstown, Maryland
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
District 4, Creagerstown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the District 4, Creagerstown city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 7/19/1996, a category F3 tornado 20.7 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:District 4, Creagerstown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 90% 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 86.6 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 87.7 miles away from District 4, Creagerstown center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 84.4 miles away from District 4, Creagerstown center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Frederick County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near District 4, Creagerstown:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to District 4, Creagerstown:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
District 4, Creagerstown compared to Maryland state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for District 4, Creagerstown (based on Frederick County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.66%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 37
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 126
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($53,996 average adjusted gross income)
0.24% of residents moved from foreign countries ($794 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($55,390 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($614 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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