Jessup, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 7,137.
Population change since 2000: -9.3%
Males: 5,331  (74.7%)
Females: 1,806  (25.3%)
Median resident age:

38.6 years
Maryland median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 20701.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $75,445 (it was $48,000 in 2000)
Jessup:

$75,445
MD:

$80,776

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,869 (it was $19,052 in 2000)

Jessup CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $365,724 (it was $158,900 in 2000)
Jessup:

$365,724
MD:

$312,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $428,512; detached houses: $475,184; townhouses or other attached units: $303,557; in 2-unit structures: $206,033; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $36,238; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $294,036; mobile homes: $32,255

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,540.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jessup: 135.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.9%
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  • Races in Jessup, MD (2017)
    • 4,19853.6%Black alone
    • 3,24041.3%White alone
    • 3194.1%Hispanic
    • 1642.1%Two or more races
    • 360.5%Asian alone
    • 230.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Jessup, Maryland as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Jessup is 409 to 1.


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Ancestries: African (4.8%), English (3.4%), Irish (2.2%), German (1.8%), American (1.6%), Italian (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 4.23 square miles.

Population density: 1,686 people per square mile   (low).

Jessup, Maryland map

269 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

This place:

3.4%
Maryland:

100.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Jessup CDP:

1.0% ($1,639)
Maryland:

1.2% ($1,782)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MD (6.3 miles , pop. 88,254).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (14.5 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (105.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Georgetown, MD (0.6 miles),
Savage, MD (1.6 miles ),
Savage-Guilford, MD (1.6 miles ),
Fort Meade, MD (1.7 miles ),
Maryland City, MD (2.0 miles ),
Severn, MD (2.1 miles ),
Elkridge, MD (2.1 miles ),
North Laurel, MD (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.14 N, Longitude: 76.77 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +10,586 (+135.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 42 (5.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Jessup, MD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Jessup, MD in 2017
Jessup satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Maryland:

3.9%
Most common industries in Jessup, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (18.1%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.3%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Health care (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.2%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (12.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.1%)
  • Public administration (10.2%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Jessup, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Media and communications workers (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (15.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (22.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Media and communications workers (5.8%)
  • Art and design workers (5.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.6%)

Average climate in Jessup, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Jessup, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 90.6. This is worse than average.

City:

90.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.255. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.255
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.311. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.311
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.65
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

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

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Jessup place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

On 6/9/1961, a category F3 tornado 9.3 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jessup-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 91.3 miles away from Jessup 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 250.9 miles away from Jessup 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 123.5 miles away from Jessup 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 91.8 miles away from Jessup center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 287.1 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 356.0 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 (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jessup topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jessup:

  • LORIEN NURSING AND REHAB CTR - ELKRIDGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ELKRIDGE, MD)
  • GENTIVA CERTIFIED HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; COLUMBIA, MD)
  • KIDNEY CARE OF LAUREL (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • CHERRY LANE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • PATUXENT RIVER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • HOSPICE OF HOWARD COUNTY (Hospital, about 7 miles away; COLUMBIA, MD)
  • LAUREL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; LAUREL, MD)

Amtrak stations near Jessup:

  • 6 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.
  • 14 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.
  • 15 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 Jessup:

  • Howard Community College (about 8 miles; Columbia, MD; Full-time enrollment: 6,528)
  • Bowie State University (about 9 miles; Bowie, MD; FT enrollment: 4,517)
  • University of Maryland-Baltimore County (about 9 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 11,160)
  • University of Maryland-Baltimore (about 14 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 3,162)
  • Coppin State University (about 14 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • University of Maryland-College Park (about 14 miles; College Park, MD; FT enrollment: 32,734)
  • Baltimore City Community College (about 14 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 3,560)

Public elementary/middle schools in Jessup:

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Notable locations in Jessup: Maryland Correctional Institute for Women (A), Maryland House of Correction (B), Dorsey Run Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant (C), National Business Park (D), Route 32 Business Center (E), Howard County Detention Center (F), Maryland State Police - Region III - Waterloo Barrack A (G), Maryland Correctional Institution at Jessup (H), Brockbridge Correctional Facility (I), Patuxent Institution (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jessup include: Saint Lawrence Roman Catholic Church (A), Payne Church (B), Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Lawrence Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Red Giant Studio (Amusement & Theme Parks; 8257 Patuxent Range Road), A & D Entertainment (Arcades & Amusements; 2077 Shipley Farm Road).

Hotels: Comfort Inn Ft. Meade-savage Mill (8828 Washington Boulevard), Super 8 Motel (8094 Washington Boulevard), Comfort Inn (8828 Washington Boulevard), Greenway Motel (7731 Washington Boulevard), Juluan's Cafe & Marketplace (7900 Washington Boulevard), Holiday Inn Columbia (7900 Washington Boulevard), Relax Inn (8094 Washington Boulevard), Fairfield Inn Columbia / Jessup (7300 Crestmount Road), Sleep Inn (8145 Washington Blvd).

Birthplace of: Philip M. Bannon - Marine Corps Brevet Medal recipient.

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

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

WHITE PLAINS 1 MHP/SMITTYS (Address: 8291 WASHINGTON BLVD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-09-2009)
WHITE PLAINS 2 MHP/JACK BLAIR (Address: 8291 WASHINGTON BLVD , Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • HOLIDAY MOBILE ESTATES, INC. (Population served: 900, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MCDONALDS # 21058 (Address: 8017 DORSEY RUN ROAD, SUITE A1 , Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

68.2%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.9%
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: 0.4% of all households
5,523 people in state prisons in 2010
245 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
6,632 people in state prisons in 2000
218 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Jessup (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Waterloo Branch at 7399 Assateague Drive, branch established on 1970/05/26. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Jessup:

Marital status in Jessup, MD
  • Never married: 61.5%
  • Now married: 20.7%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Jessup:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Maryland average:

12.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Jessup
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jessup, MD (based on Anne Arundel County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Anne Arundel County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 56
This county:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 116
This county:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 297
Anne Arundel County:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Anne Arundel County:

8.4%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Anne Arundel County:

25.5%
Maryland:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Jessup:

48.2%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.2%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Jessup:

18.5%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Jessup:

9.3%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
Jessup:

26.5%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Jessup:

57.3%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Jessup:

85.0%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jessup, MD Residents

7.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.97%
Maryland average:

6.88%

0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,326 average AGI)
Anne Arundel County:

0.27%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Prince George's County, MD  1.08% ($61,705 average AGI)
from Baltimore County, MD  0.70% ($60,529)
from Baltimore city, MD  0.65% ($59,291)


7.77% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,343 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.77%
Maryland average:

7.35%

0.17% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,617 average AGI)
Anne Arundel County:

0.17%
Maryland average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Prince George's County, MD  0.67% ($53,612 average AGI)
to Baltimore County, MD  0.62% ($47,466)
to Howard County, MD  0.56% ($74,966)
Businesses in Jessup, MD
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Arby's1McDonald's2
Baskin-Robbins2Panda Express1
Burger King2Penske1
Comfort Inn1Red Roof Inn1
Cricket Wireless1Sleep Inn1
Decora Cabinetry2Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts2Subway2
Extended Stay America1Super 81
FedEx4Taco Bell1
Knights Inn1The Room Place1
La Quinta1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Jessup:

  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • 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)
  • WJFK (1300 AM; 5 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF-AM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jessup:

  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WRBS (95.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: PETER & JOHN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFSI (107.9 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WERQ-FM (92.3 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, 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)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • WYPR (88.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WYPR LICENSE HOLDING LLC)
  • WBJC (91.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WWIN-FM (95.9 FM; GLEN BURNIE, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Jessup:

  • 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.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • 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.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, 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.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • W63BP (Channel 63; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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)
Jessup fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Jessup fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 44.5mTotal length
  • $1,922,000Total costs
  • 345,295Total average daily traffic
  • 24,840Total average daily truck traffic
  • 275,333Total future (year 2012) average daily traffic
New bridges in Jessup, MD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Jessup, MD
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$322,40814$228,11784$292,4752$57,2852$282,0653$39,413
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$165,4203$243,1237$275,1801$34,1200$01$73,070
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$298,5077$89,52929$286,9721$70,0101$317,0908$57,286
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$361,6802$270,37019$325,8680$00$01$35,210
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$198,7605$351,8300$00$01$27,480

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6012.02 , 7401.02, 7404.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$237,9802$242,135
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$438,9701$243,420
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$513,300
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$399,410
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6012.02 , 7401.02, 7404.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Jessup, MD
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Jessup, MD - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 41. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 55 took place in 2008, and the least - 26 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Jessup, MD When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (37.7%), and Outside Fires (36.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jessup, MD
    • 26537.7%Structure Fires
    • 25836.8%Outside Fires
    • 17224.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 71.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jessup, MD

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Jessup, Maryland:

  • Red Roof Inn Columbia Jessup, 8000 Washington Blvd, Jessup, Maryland 20794 , Phone: (410) 796-0380, Fax: (410) 796-0389
  • Quality Inn, 8828 Washington Blvd, Jessup, Maryland 20794 , Phone: (410) 880-3133, Fax: (410) 880-4058
  • Extended Stay America - Columbia - Laurel - Ft Meade, 8550 Washington Blvd, Jessup, Maryland 20794 , Phone: (301) 725-3877
  • Sleep Inn, 8145 Washington Blvd, Jessup, Maryland 20794 , Phone: (410) 799-7794, Fax: (410) 799-7925
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 7300 Crestmount Rd, Jessup, Maryland 20794 , Phone: (410) 799-1500, Fax: (410) 799-2716
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Jessup, Maryland
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jessup, MD
  • 36.4%Utility gas
  • 29.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.1%Electricity
  • 11.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jessup, MD
  • 55.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 38.2%Electricity
  • 6.4%Utility gas


Jessup compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Jessup on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in state prisons (population 1,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of high school students in private schools (500+ students)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married males and females (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 males never married)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #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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