For population 25 years and over in Leonardtown:
For population 15 years and over in Leonardtown town:
97 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.5% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,000 (0.8%)
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 ), Lexington Park, MD (3.2 miles ), Lusby, MD (3.4 miles ), Chesapeake Ranch Estates-Drum Point, MD (3.5 miles ), Golden Beach, MD (3.7 miles ).
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Latitude: 38.30 N, Longitude: 76.64 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,445 (+155.7%)
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 2011: 14.7%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.6% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Leonardtown (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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Leonardtown government finances in 2002(per resident):
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 25 patent applications in 2008-2014.