La Plata, Maryland

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Population in 2014: 8,988 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +37.2%
Males: 4,590  (51.1%)
Females: 4,398  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Maryland median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 20646.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $93,714 (it was $56,490 in 2000)
La Plata:

$93,714
MD:

$75,847

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $37,665 (it was $24,669 in 2000)

La Plata town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $329,188 (it was $175,400 in 2000)
La Plata:

$329,188
MD:

$299,800

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $322,438; Detached houses: $345,349; Townhouses or other attached units: $234,568; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $263,492

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,069.

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  • Races in La Plata, MD (2015)

    La Plata races chart
    • 5,47359.5%White alone
    • 2,40026.1%Black alone
    • 4855.3%Two or more races
    • 3884.2%Hispanic
    • 2612.8%Asian alone
    • 650.7%American Indian alone
    • 100.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in La Plata: 130.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (7.3%), German (6.8%), American (6.4%), Irish (5.6%), English (4.6%), African (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1888

Elevation: 193 feet

Land area: 6.95 square miles.

Population density: 1,293 people per square mile   (low).

La Plata,MD real estate house value index trend

La Plata, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in La Plata:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in La Plata town:

  • Never married: 33.5%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

332 residents are foreign born (0.9% Latin America, 0.5% Asia, 0.5% Europe, 0.4% Africa).

This town:

3.6%
Maryland:

14.5%



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in La Plata, Maryland as of November 18, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in La Plata to the number of sex offenders is 472 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $4,502 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $4,225 (1.3%)

La Plata satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Alexandria, VA (20.2 miles , pop. 128,283).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (26.3 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (140.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Port Tobacco Village, MD (1.7 miles) , Pomfret, MD (2.1 miles ), St. Charles, MD (2.4 miles ), Bennsville, MD (2.5 miles ), Bryantown, MD (2.7 miles ), District 8, Bryantown, MD (2.7 miles ), Bryans Road, MD (3.0 miles ), Waldorf, MD (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 50 buildings, average cost: $148,200
  • 1998: 48 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2000: 68 buildings, average cost: $168,100
  • 2001: 79 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2002: 127 buildings, average cost: $160,600
  • 2003: 188 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 2004: 124 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2005: 132 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2006: 94 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2007: 71 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2008: 38 buildings, average cost: $155,700
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2010: 37 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 28 buildings, average cost: $115,100
  • 2013: 36 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2014: 59 buildings, average cost: $184,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.53 N, Longitude: 76.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,104 (+44.6%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 1,033 (25.9%)

Area codes: 240, 301

La Plata household income distribution La Plata home values distribution

Property values in La Plata, MD


Crime rates in La Plata by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.011.00.0
Robberies 1541610131461569696
per 100,000 15.074.154.513.173.4118.1143.0153.865.4161.967.9100.266.498.966.3
Assaults 3178133121372828364128393729
per 100,000 466.3103.7109.1169.8379.4248.1407.0307.7305.3388.5464.0311.7431.8406.6320.5
Burglaries 322917181732502830443533472427
per 100,000 481.3429.6231.8235.0208.1378.0550.1307.7327.2474.9396.1367.4520.4263.7298.4
Theft 133114164116154163134195279287285216227297269
per 100,000 2,000.61,688.62,236.51,514.81,884.71,925.61,474.12,142.63,042.53,097.33,225.42,404.82,513.33,263.72,973.0
Auto thefts 81213231916111417101555811
per 100,000 120.3177.8177.3300.3232.5189.0121.0153.8185.4107.9169.855.755.487.9121.6
Arson 1155643120001327
per 100,000 165.574.168.278.349.035.411.022.00.00.00.011.133.222.077.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 220.7154.5157.8138.9206.5203.7231.5227.2240.1292.0283.5218.8247.7275.8233.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in La Plata detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 18 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Maryland average:

2.89
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +522 (+8.7%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (24%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in La Plata, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

La Plata-area historical tornado activity is near Maryland state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the La Plata town center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 1/26/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 133.9 miles away from La Plata 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 273.3 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 134.3 miles away from the city 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 80.5 miles away from La Plata center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 74.8 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 Charles County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
La Plata topographic map

Birthplace of: Daryl Thompson - Baseball player, Ryan Hackett - Racing driver, William Daniel Mayer - Politician, Matt Dyson - Football player and coach, Sean T. Buffington - University president, Shane Halter - Baseball player, Steve Farr - Baseball player, Thomas M. Middleton - Politician, Tim Drummond (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in La Plata:

  • HOSPICE OF CHARLES COUNTY (PO BOX 1703)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MD CHARLES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 5 GARRETT AVENUE)
  • FMC - LAPLATA (10210 LAPLATA ROAD)

Airports and heliports located in La Plata:

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Amtrak stations near La Plata:

  • 18 miles: WOODBRIDGE (1040 EXPRESS WAY) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: QUANTICO (QUNATICO, RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: LORTON (AUTO-TRAIN) (LORTON, 8006 LORTON RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in La Plata:

  • College of Southern Maryland (Full-time enrollment: 5,775; Location: 8730 Mitchell Rd; Public; Website: www.csmd.edu/)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near La Plata:

  • Strayer University-Maryland (about 21 miles; Suitland, MD; Full-time enrollment: 2,748)
  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 26 miles; Annandale, VA; FT enrollment: 35,721)
  • Strayer University-Virginia (about 26 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 7,005)
  • George Washington University (about 26 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 18,928)
  • Medtech Institute (about 26 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Prince George's Community College (about 26 miles; Largo, MD; FT enrollment: 8,537)
  • Strayer University-Global Region (about 26 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 2,613)

Public high school in La Plata:

Private high school in La Plata:

  • HIGH ROAD SCHOOL OF SOUTHERN MARYLAND (Students: 31, Location: 95 CATALPA DR STE 100, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in La Plata:

Private elementary/middle school in La Plata:

  • ARCHBISHOP NEALE SCHOOL (Students: 356, Location: 104 PORT TOBACCO RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in La Plata

Library in La Plata:

  • CHARLES COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,676,736; Location: 2 GARRETT AVENUE; 212,210 books; 110 e-books; 7,186 audio materials; 22,180 video materials; 25 state licensed databases; 32 other licensed databases; 264 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Web site address for the College of Southern Maryland has changed. It is now: www.csmd.edu.

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Notable locations in La Plata: Southern Maryland Trade Center (A), Richard Clark Senior Center (B), University of Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute (C), Abbey Manor II Assisted Living Center (D), LaPlata Center Nursing Home (E), La Plata Town Hall (F), La Plata Community Building (G), Charles County Public Library - La Plata Branch (H), Charles County Government Building (I), Charles County Rescue Squad (J), Charles County Detention Center (K), Charles County Courthouse (L), La Plata Volunteer Fire Department (M), Charles County Sheriff's Office (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Hawthorne Shopping Center (1), Potomac Square Shopping Center (2), La Plata Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in La Plata include: Christ Episcopal Church (A), La Plata United Methodist Church (B), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sacred Heart Cemetery (1), Mount Rest Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: McAllister Pond Number One (A), Redwood Lake (B), Kerrick Swamp (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in La Plata include: Tilghman Park (1), Silver Linden Park (2), Tilghman Park (3), Wills Memorial Park (4), Clark Run Nature Area (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Port Tobacco Community Of (Museums; Court House), Historical Society Of Charles County (Museums; 101 Kent Av), African American Heritage Society of Charles Conty (Museums; 7485 Crain Highway).

Hotels: Super 8 Motel (9400 Chesapeake Street), Bel Alton Motel (9295 Crain Highway), Best Western Laplata Inn (6900 Crain Highway), Patuxent Inn (9400 Chesapeake Street), Best Western Of La Plata (6900 Crain Hwy), Deluxe Inn (Us Route 301).

Court: Charles County - Orphans Court (200 E Charles St.).

Charles 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 81.7. This is about average.

City:

81.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.332. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.332
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.644. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.644
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.39
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00215
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 11.4%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.3% for Black residents, 12.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.3% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.3%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.8%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in La Plata in 2010:

  • 418 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 249 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 22 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in La Plata in 2000:

  • 397 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 296 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with most branches in La Plata (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Hawthorne Road Branch, Laplata @ Giant Branch, La Plata Branch. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • County First Bank: at 202 Centennial Street, branch established on 1990/03/28; Operations Center at #6 St Mary's Avenue, branch established on 1998/11/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $184.3 mil, Deposits: $159.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • SunTrust Bank: La Plata Safeway Branch at 40 Shining Willow Way, branch established on 2004/07/14. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Rosewick Crossing Branch at 100 Rosewick Rd, branch established on 2008/08/04. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: La Plata Branch at 6640 Crain Highway, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Old Line Bank: East Charles Street Branch at 6680 Crain Highway, branch established on 1974/03/19. Info updated 2011/04/12: Bank assets: $803.6 mil, Deposits: $691.2 mil, headquarters in Bowie, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Old Line Bancshares, Inc.
  • Community Bank of Tri-County: La Plata Branch at 101 Drury Drive, branch established on 1992/03/01. Info updated 2008/07/16: Bank assets: $980.4 mil, Deposits: $826.4 mil, headquarters in Waldorf, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Tri-County Financial Corporation
  • Capital One, National Association: 20 Shining Willow Way Branch at 20 Shining Willow Way, branch established on 2004/05/20. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: La Plata Branch at 705 East Charles Street, branch established on 1908/01/02. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Maryland average:

12.6

La Plata travel time to work - commute La Plata mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for La Plata town (based on Charles County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic26,14612
Evangelical Protestant18,32372
Mainline Protestant6,59328
Other1,5127
Black Protestant1,4899
Orthodox1001
None92,388-
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: 22
Charles County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Charles County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Charles County:

31.9%
Maryland:

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

13.0%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
La Plata:

50.6%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
La Plata:

48.2%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
La Plata:

29.1
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
La Plata:

21.0%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.4%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.3%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
La Plata:

57.2%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
La Plata:

80.1%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of La Plata, MD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Parks and Recreation 2$4,614$27,6840$0
Solid Waste Management 8$14,905$22,3580$0
Other Government Administration 6$25,173$50,3465$3,086
Financial Administration 4$13,689$41,0670$0
Police - Other 1$1,563$18,7560$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$28,005$37,3400$0
Streets and Highways 6$18,232$36,4640$0
Totals for Government 36$106,181$35,3945$3,086

La Plata government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $85,000 ($9.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000 ($3.56)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $978,000 ($108.81)
    Water Utilities: $978,000 ($108.81)
    Central Staff Services: $731,000 ($81.33)
    General - Other: $728,000 ($81.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $714,000 ($79.44)
    Regular Highways: $645,000 ($71.76)
    Police Protection: $590,000 ($65.64)
    Financial Administration: $348,000 ($38.72)
    General Public Buildings: $166,000 ($18.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $116,000 ($12.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $55,000 ($6.12)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($0.45)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($0.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $289,000 ($32.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $1,620,000 ($180.24)
    General Public Building: $745,000 ($82.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000 ($0.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,043,000 ($227.30)

La Plata government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,469,000 ($163.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $795,000 ($88.45)
    All Other: $76,000 ($8.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($0.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $407,000 ($45.28)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $863,000 ($96.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $585,000 ($65.09)
    Interest Earnings: $257,000 ($28.59)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($0.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,470,000 ($163.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $450,000 ($50.07)
    All Other: $257,000 ($28.59)
  • Tax - Property: $2,383,000 ($265.13)
    Other License: $288,000 ($32.04)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $32,000 ($3.56)

La Plata government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,010,000 ($1113.71)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,379,000 ($1043.50)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $631,000 ($70.20)

7.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,041 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,150 average AGI)
Charles County:

0.18%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Prince George's County, MD  2.54% ($49,686 average AGI)
from St. Mary's County, MD  0.54% ($46,585)
from District of Columbia, DC  0.28% ($51,622)


6.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,173 average AGI)
Charles County:

0.13%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince George's County, MD  1.72% ($45,990 average AGI)
to St. Mary's County, MD  0.52% ($49,657)
to Calvert County, MD  0.24% ($57,086)

Strongest AM radio stations in La Plata:

  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WKIK (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LA PLATA, MD)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Plata:

  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WSMD-FM (98.3 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGRQ (95.9 FM; COLONIAL BEACH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WBZS-FM (92.7 FM; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF PRINCE FREDERICK LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHFS (99.1 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around La Plata:

  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, 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)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
La Plata fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of La Plata fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in La Plata)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in La Plata, MD)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in La Plata)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 17295 , Serial Number: 15073708, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Ray O Hackett, 12438 Charles St, La Plata, MD 20646
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4291L , Serial Number: 17254360, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/1966
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James R Reed, 6655 Ashland Road, La Plata, MD 20646, Other Owners: Betty M Reed
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52859 , Serial Number: 18262903, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond O Hackett, 12438 Charles St, La Plata, MD 20646
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6520P , Serial Number: 24-1642, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/1959
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kathryn M Mcguire, 6405 Warren C Eller Dr, La Plata, MD 20646, Other Owners: James I Mcguire
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6811J , Serial Number: 28-7690419, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 07/02/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Wesley E Jr Hughes, 625 Clarks Run Rd, La Plata, MD 20646
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76633 , Serial Number: 11073, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Richard A Burkey, 6301 Grant Chapman Dr, La Plata, MD 20646

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED25$298,98112$250,401120$258,9386$157,3101$2,243,5004$211,8380$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$183,4801$131,3208$253,7531$79,0300$01$146,7900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$273,8131$261,10034$291,8894$59,4880$01$150,9601$16,090
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$369,2631$282,68029$276,9931$133,3200$01$215,0600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$280,9870$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8510.01 , 8510.02

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 ORIGINATED1$370,6401$460,880
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$217,3002$359,280
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8510.01 , 8510.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

WALDORF (Address: 5310 HAWTHORNE ROAD , Population served: 70,640, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2008)
TOWN OF LA PLATA (Population served: 9,500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-09-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
BRYANS ROAD (Address: 5310 HAWTHORNE ROAD , Population served: 5,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2008)
  • One regular monitoring violation
COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN MD - MAIN CAMPUS (Address: 8730 MITCHELL ROAD , Population served: 1,220, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2005)
  • 12 regular monitoring violations
SWAN POINT (Address: 5310 HAWTHORNE ROAD , Population served: 945, 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 (DEC-13-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2008)
CLIFTON ON THE POTOMAC (Address: 5310 HAWTHORNE ROAD , Population served: 744, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-21-2007 to OCT-03-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2007)
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 (DEC-13-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2008)
BENEDICT (Address: 5310 HAWTHORNE ROAD , Population served: 376, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2008)
BEL ALTON (Address: 5310 HAWTHORNE ROAD , Population served: 311, 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 (DEC-13-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2008)

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

  • HENRY E. LACKEY HIGH SCHOOL (Population served: 1,445, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAURICE J. MCDONOUGH HIGH SCHOOL (Population served: 1,376, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • STETHEM ED CNTR & JAMES CRAIK ELEMENTARY (Population served: 1,028, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • J.C. PARKS ELEMENTARY (Population served: 717, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MATTHEW HENSON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Population served: 637, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HUNTERS BROOKE/FALCON RIDGE SUBD (Address: 5310 HAWTHORNE ROAD , Population served: 614, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • T.C. MARTIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 609, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MALCOLM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 558, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PICCOWAXEN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Population served: 539, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GALE-BAILEY ELEMENTARY (Population served: 497, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 309
  • Hazardous Condition: 97
  • Service Call: 21
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - La Plata

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for La Plata, MD

Fire-safe hotels and motels in La Plata, Maryland:

  • Best Western La Plata Inn, 6900 Crain Hwy, Rte 301, La Plata, Maryland 20646 , Phone: (301) 934-4900, Fax: (301) 934-5389
  • Holiday Inn Express La Plata, 6860 Crain Hwy, La Plata, Maryland 20646 , Phone: (301) 392-0065, Fax: (301) 392-9798
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in La Plata, Maryland
Most common first names in La Plata, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary13379.6 years
John9873.0 years
James9370.7 years
William9072.6 years
Robert5770.9 years
Joseph5372.0 years
Margaret4877.4 years
Thomas4872.2 years
Dorothy4679.2 years
George4373.3 years
Most common last names in La Plata, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cooksey3575.3 years
Johnson3368.8 years
Brown3273.7 years
Thompson2973.1 years
Bowling2376.5 years
Swann2275.9 years
Jones2173.5 years
Thomas2175.5 years
Garner2071.9 years
Proctor1970.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in La Plata, MD
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Outback1
Applebee's1Outback Steakhouse1
Arby's1Panera Bread1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
Burger King1Rite Aid1
CVS1Safeway1
Chick-Fil-A1Sleep Inn1
Dairy Queen1Starbucks3
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Famous Footwear1T-Mobile1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1Target1
GNC1True Value1
GameStop1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3
IHOP1Vons1
KFC1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Wendy's1
McDonald's1World Gym1

La Plata compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

La Plata on our top lists:

  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 1,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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