North Bethesda, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 43,828.
Population change since 2000: +13.5%
Males: 21,108  (48.2%)
Females: 22,720  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

39.3 years
Maryland median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 20852.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $104,769 (it was $72,614 in 2000)
North Bethesda:

$104,769
MD:

$80,776

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $63,440 (it was $44,316 in 2000)

North Bethesda CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $541,098 (it was $238,500 in 2000)
North Bethesda:

$541,098
MD:

$312,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $585,971; detached houses: $696,414; townhouses or other attached units: $386,090; in 2-unit structures: $224,510; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $193,619; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $310,854; mobile homes: $56,690

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,918.

March 2019 cost of living index in North Bethesda: 194.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.2%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for Black residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.0% for other race residents, 2.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in North Bethesda, MD (2017)
    • 28,40955.1%White alone
    • 8,75617.0%Hispanic
    • 7,94415.4%Asian alone
    • 3,6127.0%Black alone
    • 1,8043.5%Two or more races
    • 2700.5%Other race alone
    • 470.09%American Indian alone
    • 70.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in North Bethesda, Maryland as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in North Bethesda is 50,822 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (4.4%), Irish (4.2%), Russian (3.9%), American (3.8%), Italian (2.9%), English (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 9.02 square miles.

Population density: 4,860 people per square mile   (average).

North Bethesda, Maryland map

17,134 residents are foreign born (11.0% Latin America, 10.0% Asia, 5.1% Europe).

This place:

33.2%
Maryland:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,409 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,918 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wheaton-Glenmont, MD (3.4 miles , pop. 57,694).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (10.3 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (124.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Garrett Park, MD (1.2 miles ),
Chevy Chase View, MD (1.6 miles ),
North Kensington, MD (1.6 miles ),
Kensington, MD (1.6 miles ),
South Kensington, MD (1.6 miles ),
Wheaton, MD (1.8 miles ),
Wheaton-Glenmont, MD (1.8 miles ),
North Chevy Chase, MD (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 77.12 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +21,001 (+40.7%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 4,987 (17.5%)

Distribution of median household income in North Bethesda, MD in 2017
Distribution of house value in North Bethesda, MD in 2017

Property values in North Bethesda, MD

North Bethesda satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
Maryland:

3.9%
Most common industries in North Bethesda, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (21.7%)
  • Public administration (10.5%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (25.3%)
  • Public administration (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (17.9%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Public administration (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in North Bethesda, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Life and physical scientists (5.9%)
  • Lawyers (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Top executives (3.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (10.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.0%)
  • Life and physical scientists (7.5%)
  • Lawyers (4.7%)
  • Top executives (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Life and physical scientists (4.3%)
  • Child care workers (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in North Bethesda, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

North Bethesda, Maryland average temperatures North Bethesda, Maryland average precipitation North Bethesda, Maryland humidity North Bethesda, Maryland wind speed North Bethesda, Maryland snowfall North Bethesda, Maryland sunshine North Bethesda, Maryland clear and cloudy days
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 85.9. This is about average.

City:

85.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.276. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.276
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.614. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.614
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
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 1.1 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 8.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.50
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00212. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00212
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

North Bethesda-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/5/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the North Bethesda place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 tornado 10.5 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Bethesda-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 106.4 miles away from North Bethesda 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 242.3 miles away from the city 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 108.9 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 107.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 277.2 miles away from North Bethesda 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 102.6 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 Montgomery County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
North Bethesda topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in North Bethesda:

  • BRIGHTON GARDEN TUCKERMAN LANE (5550 TUCKERMAN LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near North Bethesda:

  • BETHESDA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BETHESDA, MD)
  • HEBREW HOME OF GREATER WASHINGTON (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ROCKVILLE, MD)
  • JEWISH COMMUNITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; ROCKVILLE, MD)
  • BMA - BETHESDA (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; BETHESDA, MD)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES - BETHESDA (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BETHESDA, MD)
  • PROFESSIONAL HEALTHCARE RESOURCES OF MARYLAND (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BETHESDA, MD)
  • MAPLEWOOD PARK PLACE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BETHESDA, MD)

Amtrak stations near North Bethesda:

  • 4 miles: ROCKVILLE (HUNGERFORD DR. & PARK ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: WASHINGTON (50 MASSACHUSETTS AVE. N.E.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Bethesda:

  • Montgomery College (about 5 miles; Rockville, MD; Full-time enrollment: 17,999)
  • American University (about 8 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 9,850)
  • University of the District of Columbia (about 8 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Marymount University (about 10 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 3,361)
  • Georgetown University (about 10 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 12,535)
  • Catholic University of America (about 10 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 5,365)
  • University of Maryland-University College (about 10 miles; Adelphi, MD; FT enrollment: 25,040)

Private high school in North Bethesda:

  • GEORGETOWN PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 487, Location: 10900 ROCKVILLE PIKE, Grades: 9-12, Boys only)

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Notable locations in North Bethesda: Washington Science Center (A), Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro Station (B), Twinbrook Metro Station (C), White Flint Metro Station (D), White Flint Industrial Park (E), Area 1 School Administration Center (F), Garrett Park Town Hall (G), Hebrew Home of Washington (H), Department of Health and Human Services (I), Davis Library (J), Bethesda Fire Department Station 26 (K), Childrens Resource Center Library (L), Special Needs Library (M), Jewish Community Center (N), Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane Nursing Home (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Randolph Hills Shopping Center (1), Wildwood Shopping Center (2), White Flint Plaza Shopping Center (3), White Flint Mall Shopping Center (4), Towne Plaza Shopping Center (5), Pike Center Shopping Center (6), Mid-Pike Plaza Shopping Center (7), Loehmanns Plaza Shopping Center (8), Flagship Center Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North Bethesda include: Holy Cross Catholic Church (A), Magen David Shephardic Congregational Synagogue (B), North Bethesda United Methodist Church (C), Saint Lukes Episcopal Church (D), Trinity Lutheran Church (E), Wildwood Baptist Church (F), Bethesda United Church of Christ (G), Faith United Methodist Church (H), Saint Marks United Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in North Bethesda include: Luxmanor Park (1), Greentree Park (2), Wall Park (3), Tilden Park (4), Fleming Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Kidzone (Arcades & Amusements; White Flint Mall).

Hotel: Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center (5701 Marinelli Road).

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.2 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

53.6%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.2%
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: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in North Bethesda in 2010:

  • 769 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 148 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 99 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 70 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in college/university student housing
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in North Bethesda in 2000:

  • 798 people in nursing homes
  • 136 people in halfway houses
  • 51 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 25 people in religious group quarters
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in North Bethesda (2011 data):

  • Capital Bank, National Association: Executive Boulevard Branch at 6000 Executive Blvd, #101, branch established on 2008/09/15. Info updated 2012/01/23: Bank assets: $335.6 mil, Deposits: $236.8 mil, headquarters in Rockville, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Capital Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in North Bethesda:

Marital status in North Bethesda, MD
  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in North Bethesda:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 71.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 39.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Maryland average:

12.5

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for North Bethesda, MD (based on Montgomery County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic122,56939
Evangelical Protestant104,377319
Mainline Protestant73,637186
Other70,946153
Orthodox9,88914
Black Protestant3,18922
None587,170-
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: 203
Montgomery County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Montgomery County:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 94
This county:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 134
Montgomery County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 556
This county:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

6.7%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

18.8%
Maryland:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.9%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

55.3%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

54.1%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.6
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
North Bethesda:

17.4%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.5%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.9%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
North Bethesda:

60.8%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
North Bethesda:

81.0%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of North Bethesda, MD Residents

6.24% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($77,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
Maryland average:

6.88%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,842 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.11%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Prince George's County, MD  1.04% ($45,199 average AGI)
from District of Columbia, DC  0.73% ($112,324)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.29% ($78,625)


7.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($87,043 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.28%
Maryland average:

7.35%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,904 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.16%
Maryland average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Prince George's County, MD  1.00% ($45,435 average AGI)
to District of Columbia, DC  0.72% ($92,766)
to Frederick County, MD  0.44% ($72,920)
Businesses in North Bethesda, MD
NameCountNameCount
Banana Republic1H&M1
Bath & Body Works1LensCrafters1
Cache1Men's Wearhouse1
Coldwater Creek1Pottery Barn Kids1
GameStop1Talbots1
Gymboree1The Cheesecake Factory1

Strongest AM radio stations in North Bethesda:

  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WWRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WCTN (950 AM; 3 kW; POTOMAC-CABIN JOHN, MD; Owner: SEVEN LOCKS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WACA (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHEATON, MD; Owner: AC ACQUISITION, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Bethesda:

  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPFW (89.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)

TV broadcast stations around North Bethesda:

  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, 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.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of North Bethesda fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 387ft / 118mTotal length
  • $3,962,000Total costs
  • 3,102,274Total average daily traffic
  • 158,114Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in North Bethesda, MD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 81950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 101990-1999
  • 92000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for North Bethesda, MD

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Mehran Nazari, 10101 Grosvenor Place (Lat: 39.023472 Lon: -77.104722), Type: 70.4, Structure height: 24031 m, Overall height: 64 m, Registrant: County Of Montgomery, Gerry.Adcock@montgomerycountymd.Gov, , Rockv-ille, Phone: (240) 773-8000
  • Mehran Nazari, 10101 Grosvenor Place (Lat: 39.023472 Lon: -77.104722), Type: 70.4, Structure height: 24031 m, Overall height: 64 m, Registrant: County Of Montgomery, Gerry.Adcock@montgomerycountymd.Gov, , Rockv-ille, Phone: (240) 773-8000
  • Mehran Nazari, 10101 Grosvenor Place (Lat: 39.023472 Lon: -77.104722), Type: 70.4, Structure height: 24031 m, Overall height: 64 m, Registrant: County Of Montgomery, Gerry.Adcock@montgomerycountymd.Gov, , Rockv-ille, Phone: (240) 773-8000

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 39.043028 Lon: -77.109389, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPWP589, Licensee ID: L00052788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.775 MHz, 469.250 MHz, 468.425 MHz, 466.825 MHz, Grant Date: 12/13/2012, Expiration Date: 12/31/2022, Certifier: Jay E Shankman, Registrant: Lerner Corporation, 2000 Tower Oaks Blvd 8th Floor, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (301) 284-6000, Fax: (301) 881-2932
  • 10701 Rockville Pike (Lat: 39.054667 Lon: -77.177444), Call Sign: WQBF521,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.512 MHz, 456.512 MHz, 451.637 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 451.687 MHz, 456.687 MHz, 452.137 MHz, 457.137 MHz, 452.862 MHz, 457.862 MHz, Grant Date: 07/11/2014, Expiration Date: 09/30/2024, Certifier: David L Banner, Registrant: Magothy Communications Associates, 337 N Ferry Point Road, Pasadena, MD 21122, Phone: (410) 255-1679, Email:
  • Lat: 39.047917 Lon: -77.111806, Call Sign: WRAD747,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHz, 462.387 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/2017, Expiration Date: 10/19/2027, Certifier: Greg Moore, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • BTHSMDZC, 6720a Rockledge Drive (Lat: 39.029083 Lon: -77.137583), Type: Building, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQOK861,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/01/2011, Expiration Date: 11/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2017, Certifier: Denise C Clayton, Registrant: Lawler, Metzger, Keeney & Logan, LLC, 1717 K Street Nw, Suite 1075, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 777-7700, Fax: (202) 777-7763, Email:
  • 7WAN121A, 12311 Parklawn Drive (Lat: 39.059611 Lon: -77.110806), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQQD370, Licensee ID: L00127664,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22525.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/06/2012, Expiration Date: 11/06/2022, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2013, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • NRC, 11555 Rockville Pike (Lat: 39.046944 Lon: -77.111667), Type: Building, Structure height: 83 m, Overall height: 84 m, Call Sign: WRAA791,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, Grant Date: 09/26/2017, Expiration Date: 09/26/2027, Certifier: Gerry W Adcock Sr, Registrant: Montgomery County Govt. Dts/Etsd/Rcs, 16647 Crabbs Branch Way, Rockville, MD 20855, Phone: (240) 773-7278, Fax: (301) 208-7070, Email:
  • GROSVENOR, 10101 Grosvenor Place (Lat: 39.023194 Lon: -77.104556), Type: Building, Structure height: 57 m, Overall height: 58 m, Call Sign: WRAA930,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/27/2017, Expiration Date: 09/27/2027, Certifier: Gerry W Adcock Sr, Registrant: Montgomery County Govt. Dts/Etsd/Rcs, 16647 Crabbs Branch Way, Rockville, MD 20855, Phone: (240) 773-7278, Fax: (301) 208-7070, Email:
  • WHITE FLINT, 11555 Rockville Pike (Lat: 39.046750 Lon: -77.111639), Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WLB630, Licensee ID: L00219539,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.80 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6063.80 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2002, Certifier: Heather B Gold, Registrant: Intermedia Service LLC, 3625 Queen Palm Drive, Tampa, FL 33619, Phone: (813) 829-2400, Fax: (813) 663-2312

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in North Bethesda)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 729CD , Serial Number: 0025, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 05/22/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 09/12/2008
    Registrant (LLC): Omega Skyways LLC, 5427 Grove Ridge Way, North Bethesda, MD 20852

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full and 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED170$369,004389$342,6761,395$332,10732$214,5391$4,232,360100$260,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$348,87028$348,77697$324,5069$155,6430$013$241,235
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$365,51237$370,827295$345,2469$187,4000$028$218,636
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN16$311,97055$296,461264$341,9475$191,2340$033$253,909
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$575,00010$373,92781$309,7334$209,8350$09$324,792

Detailed mortgage data for all 9 tracts in North Bethesda, MD

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$359,15114$332,8461$203,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$344,3736$308,1730$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$332,3826$345,4400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$387,0001$545,6800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$279,0000$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in North Bethesda, MD
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in North Bethesda, MD - Value

2007 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2007 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 11. The highest number of reported fires - 34 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in North Bethesda, MD When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (48.8%), and Outside Fires (29.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in North Bethesda, MD
    • 6048.8%Structure Fires
    • 3629.3%Outside Fires
    • 2621.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for North Bethesda, MD
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in North Bethesda, MD
  • 59.5%Utility gas
  • 36.3%Electricity
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in North Bethesda, MD
  • 58.0%Electricity
  • 38.4%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel


North Bethesda compared to Maryland state average:

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

North Bethesda on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: life, physical, and social science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: life, physical, and social science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in halfway houses (population 1,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Iran (population 500+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking subway or elevated to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Russia (population 500+)"
  • #43 (20852) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most beauty salons in 2005"
  • #95 (20852) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most medium-big companies in 2005 (at least 100 employees)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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