Fort Meade, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 9,327. Population change since 2000: -5.6%
Males: 4,811  (51.6%)
Females: 4,516  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  22.8 years
Maryland median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 20724, 20755, 21144.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,838 (it was $40,661 in 2000)
Fort Meade:

$57,838
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,690 (it was $13,466 in 2000)

Fort Meade CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $214,917 (it was $158,300 in 2000)
Fort Meade:

$214,917
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $391,911; Detached houses: $446,048; Townhouses or other attached units: $252,035; In 2-unit structures: $336,480; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,633; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $229,559; Mobile homes: $37,452

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,979.

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  • Races in Fort Meade, MD (2013)

    Fort Meade races chart
    • 5,76054.4%White alone
    • 2,40722.7%Black alone
    • 1,46113.8%Hispanic
    • 5725.4%Two or more races
    • 4394.1%Asian alone
    • 160.2%American Indian alone
    • 110.1%Other race alone
    • 100.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fort Meade: 109.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.5%), Irish (9.7%), English (5.2%), Polish (3.2%), French (2.4%), West Indian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 6.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,416 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Meade,MD real estate house value index trend

Fort Meade, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Fort Meade:

  • High school or higher: 97.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Meade CDP:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 0.5%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

908 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 2.2% Asia).

This place:

8.6%
Maryland:

14.2%

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

Fort Meade CDP:  1.0% ($1,659)
Maryland:  1.2% ($1,782)
Fort Meade satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MD (9.2 miles , pop. 88,254).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (15.5 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (105.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Georgetown, MD (1.6 miles) , Jessup, MD (1.7 miles ), Severn, MD (1.8 miles ), Odenton, MD (1.8 miles ), Maryland City, MD (2.1 miles ), Gambrills, MD (2.2 miles ), Savage, MD (2.2 miles ), Savage-Guilford, MD (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 39.11 N, Longitude: 76.74 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +33,448 (+316.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,666 (59.1%)

Fort Meade household income distribution Fort Meade home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (63%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Public administration (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (19%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Fort Meade, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fort Meade-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Fort Meade place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 tornado 9.9 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Meade-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 92.6 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 253.7 miles away from Fort Meade 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 122.5 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 93.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 289.9 miles away from Fort Meade center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 357.6 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 Anne Arundel County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Meade topographic map

Birthplace of: Neal Stephenson - (born 1959), author, Peter David - Novelist, David Eger - Professional golfer, Mike Reichenbach - A former LB who now loves the Lord.

Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Meade:

  • LORIEN NURSING AND REHAB CTR - ELKRIDGE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELKRIDGE, MD)
  • KIDNEY CARE OF LAUREL (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • KNOLLWOOD MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MILLERSVILLE, MD)
  • CHERRY LANE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • NORTH ARUNDEL SUBACUTE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GLEN BURNIE, MD)
  • NORTH ARUNDEL HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GLEN BURNIE, MD)
  • CROFTON CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CROFTON, MD)

Amtrak stations near Fort Meade:

  • 7 miles: BWI AIRPORT RAIL STATION (BALTIMORE, AMTRAK WAY) . 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, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 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.
  • 16 miles: BALTIMORE (1500 N. CHARLES ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Meade:

  • Bowie State University (about 7 miles; Bowie, MD; Full-time enrollment: 4,517)
  • Howard Community College (about 11 miles; Columbia, MD; FT enrollment: 6,528)
  • University of Maryland-Baltimore County (about 11 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 11,160)
  • Anne Arundel Community College (about 13 miles; Arnold, MD; FT enrollment: 10,501)
  • University of Maryland-College Park (about 14 miles; College Park, MD; FT enrollment: 32,734)
  • University of Maryland-University College (about 15 miles; Adelphi, MD; FT enrollment: 25,040)
  • University of Maryland-Baltimore (about 15 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 3,162)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fort Meade:

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Notable locations in Fort Meade: Fort Meade Golf Course (A), Fort Meade Department of Fire And Emergency Services (B), Fort Meade Fire and Emergency Services (C), Fort Meade Military Police (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tank Cemetery (1), Downs Cemetery (2), Hospital Chapel Cemetery (3), Sulpher Springs Cemetery (4), Post Cemetery (5), Bethel Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Kelly Pool (A), Burba Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Anne Arundel 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 98.8. This is worse than average.

City:

98.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.258. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.258
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.30. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.30
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.723. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.723
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.56
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.9%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.9% for Black residents, 10.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.6% for other race residents, 1.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.4 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  86.8%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
1,151 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
122 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

People in group quarters in Fort Meade in 2000:

  • 1,264 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 140 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in other group homes

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Maryland average:

12.6

Fort Meade travel time to work - commute Fort Meade mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fort Meade CDP (based on Anne Arundel County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic95,11620
Mainline Protestant49,450107
Evangelical Protestant44,446182
Other7,07628
Black Protestant5,60911
Orthodox3,2502
None332,709-
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: 79
Anne Arundel County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 56
Anne Arundel County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 116
Anne Arundel County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 297
Here:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Anne Arundel County:

25.5%
Maryland:

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

15.2%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fort Meade:

48.7%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Meade:

52.0%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.2%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.7%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fort Meade:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

30.0%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Fort Meade:

61.5%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

86.4%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Meade, MD Residents

7.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,221 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.32%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,890 average AGI)
Anne Arundel County:

0.20%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Prince George's County, MD  0.91% ($51,259 average AGI)
from Baltimore County, MD  0.64% ($45,786)
from Baltimore city, MD  0.56% ($45,532)


7.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.21%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.18% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,464 average AGI)
Anne Arundel County:

0.18%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince George's County, MD  0.71% ($46,955 average AGI)
to Baltimore County, MD  0.65% ($42,974)
to Baltimore city, MD  0.56% ($36,362)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Meade:

  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WILC (900 AM; 2 kW; LAUREL, MD; Owner: ILC CORPORATION)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WNAV (1430 AM; 5 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: SAJAK BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Meade:

  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFSI (107.9 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WRBS (95.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: PETER & JOHN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WERQ-FM (92.3 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWIN-FM (95.9 FM; GLEN BURNIE, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • WYPR (88.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WYPR LICENSE HOLDING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Meade:

  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W63BP (Channel 63; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • W61BY (Channel 61; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
Fort Meade fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fort Meade fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $1,107,000Total costs
  • 390,213Total average daily traffic
  • 29,711Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31940-1949
  • 31980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fort Meade, MD

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fort Meade)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 3900 Cooper Ave (Lat: 39.127306 Lon: -76.750222), Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WNTM952
    Assigned Frequencies: 6600.62 MHz, 6585.62 MHzGrant Date: 05/03/2002, Expiration Date: 07/14/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/02/2007Registrant: Miemss Communications, 653 W. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, Phone: (410) 706-3668, Fax: (410) 706-8528, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Tipton Airport (Lat: 39.084167 Lon: -76.760000), Type: Tower, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPSM543, Licensee ID: L00218568
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.26000 MHzGrant Date: 10/03/2006, Expiration Date: 06/20/2016Registrant: Tipton Airport Authority, Odenton, MD 21113

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort Meade)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fort Meade)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$02$23,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$145,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7406.01 , 7406.02, 7406.03

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Fort Meade, MD
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins1FedEx1
Dunkin Donuts1H&R Block1

Fort Meade compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Fort Meade on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military barracks, etc. (population 1,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #18 (20755) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #34 (20755) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #41 (20755) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #51 (20755) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #59 (20755) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #100 (20755) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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