For population 25 years and over in Leonardtown:
For population 15 years and over in Leonardtown town:
98 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.5% Asia, 0.3% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,365 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Alexandria, VA (43.0 miles , pop. 128,283).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (47.3 miles , pop. 572,059).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (142.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: District 3, Leonardtown, MD (1.1 miles) , California, MD (2.8 miles ), District 7, Milestown, MD (2.8 miles) , Solomons, MD (3.1 miles ), Broomes Island, MD (3.1 miles ), Lexington Park, MD (3.2 miles ), Rock Point, MD (3.3 miles) , Lusby, MD (3.4 miles ).
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Latitude: 38.30 N, Longitude: 76.64 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,205 (+140.8%)
Area codes: 301, 240
Population change in the 1990s: +197 (+11.6%).
Work and jobs in Leonardtown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Leonardtown, Maryland
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Leonardtown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the Leonardtown town center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.
On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the town center caused $150,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Leonardtown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Maryland state average. It is 96% 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 84.6 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 86.6 miles away from Leonardtown center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 79.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2001 at 16:01:20, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, 2.5 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Birthplace of: Benedict Joseph Fenwick - Catholic bishop, John F. Slade III - Politician, Alfred Gough - Screenwriter, Jeanne Dorsey Mandel - 2nd wife of Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel, Jay Anthony Franke - Actor, John Dorsey (American football) - Football player, John F. Wood, Jr. - Politician.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Leonardtown and their reported violations in the past:LEONARDTOWN (Population served: 1896, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CHRISTMAS TREE FARM TRAILER PARK (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.9%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 14.5% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Leonardtown town (based on St. Mary's County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.22%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
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8.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,910 average adjusted gross income)
0.44% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,966 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($49,722 average adjusted gross income)
0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,110 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Leonardtown, Maryland:See more detailed statistics of Leonardtown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 21,360
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,495
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 28,813
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Leonardtown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Leonardtown, MD)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Leonardtown)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Leonardtown)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 27 patent applications in 2008-2014.