North East, Maryland

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Population in 2013: 3,695 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +35.2%
Males: 1,959  (53.0%)
Females: 1,736  (47.0%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Maryland median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 21901.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,869 (it was $39,563 in 2000)
North East:

$51,869
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,538 (it was $18,287 in 2000)

North East town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $170,272 (it was $91,200 in 2000)
North East:

$170,272
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $257,858; Detached houses: $278,668; Townhouses or other attached units: $234,110; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,911; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $236,843; Mobile homes: $64,124

Median gross rent in 2013: $917.

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  • Races in North East, MD (2013)

    North East races chart
    • 3,20487.5%White alone
    • 2777.6%Black alone
    • 1243.4%Hispanic
    • 280.8%Asian alone
    • 170.5%Two or more races
    • 100.3%Other race alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in North East: 102.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (26.0%), German (14.0%), English (11.4%), Italian (4.1%), United States (3.8%), French (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1849

Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 1.58 square miles.

Population density: 2,340 people per square mile   (low).

North East,MD real estate house value index trend

North East, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in North East:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North East town:

  • Never married: 37.9%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

77 residents are foreign born (0.8% Latin America, 0.7% Europe, 0.3% North America).

This town:

2.1%
Maryland:

14.2%



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists there were 25 registered sex offenders living in North East, Maryland as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in North East to the number of sex offenders is 147 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,033 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,073 (1.1%)

North East satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greater Newark, DE (11.9 miles , pop. 67,114).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (41.3 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (50.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Charlestown, MD (1.6 miles ), Elkton, MD (2.5 miles ), Perryville, MD (2.7 miles ), Port Deposit, MD (2.9 miles ), Chesapeake City, MD (2.9 miles ), Havre de Grace, MD (3.0 miles ), Rising Sun, MD (3.1 miles ), Glasgow, DE (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 39.60 N, Longitude: 75.94 W

Area codes: 443, 410

North East household income distribution North East home values distribution

Crime rates in North East by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000001000001N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.035.40.00.00.00.00.026.9N/A
Robberies 2032536155652
per 100,000 72.10.0108.372.0177.7106.2210.135.2174.1172.5166.4134.454.3
Assaults 77877512695335
per 100,000 252.3248.6288.7252.0248.8177.0420.2211.3313.4172.583.280.7135.7
Burglaries 14121517231820382423311814
per 100,000 504.7426.1541.3612.0817.6637.2700.31,338.0835.7793.7859.7484.0379.9
Thefts 10095103121113104129126134102109138107
per 100,000 3,604.93,373.63,717.14,355.74,017.13,681.44,516.84,436.64,665.73,519.73,022.73,710.72,903.7
Auto thefts 91810122216141213115109
per 100,000 324.4639.2360.9432.0782.1566.4490.2422.5452.6379.6138.7268.9244.2
Arson 1980105152500
per 100,000 36.0319.6288.70.035.50.0175.135.2174.169.0138.70.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 288.9276.5318.2336.8399.3346.3433.0372.4412.4325.8269.3293.3236.7

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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 North East detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
Maryland average:

2.92
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Maryland:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +877 (+47.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in North East: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in North East, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the North East town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 20.4 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North East-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 86% 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 50.7 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 50.4 miles away from North East 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 268.1 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 312.2 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 175.0 miles away from North East center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 306.9 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 Cecil County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near North East:

  • LAURELWOOD CARE CENTER AT ELKTON (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • UNION HOSPITAL OF CECIL COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • FMC - ELKTON (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • DEVINE HAVEN CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELKTON, MD)
  • CALVERT MANOR HEALTH CARE CENT (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; RISING SUN, MD)
  • CALVERT MANOR NRS HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; RISING SUN, MD)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF ELKTON (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ELKTON, MD)

Airports located in North East:

Amtrak stations near North East:

  • 12 miles: NEWARK (429 S. COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: ABERDEEN (S. PHILADELPHIA & BELAIR AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, intercity bus service.

College/University in North East:

  • Cecil College (Full-time enrollment: 1,558; Location: One Seahawk Drive; Public; Website: www.cecil.edu)

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

  • University of Delaware (about 12 miles; Newark, DE; Full-time enrollment: 20,078)
  • Lincoln University of Pennsylvania (about 15 miles; Lincoln University, PA; FT enrollment: 2,042)
  • Harford Community College (about 19 miles; Bel Air, MD; FT enrollment: 4,530)
  • Wilmington University (about 20 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 10,072)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 23 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 31 miles; West Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 14,492)
  • Neumann University (about 33 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)

Public high schools in North East:

Private high school in North East:

  • THE TOME SCHOOL (Students: 490; Location: 581 S MARYLAND AVE; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in North East:

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Notable locations in North East: Upper Bay Museum (A), North East Volunteer Fire Company (B), North East Branch Cecil County Public Library (C), Town of North East Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North East include: First Pentecostal Church (A), Mount Carmel Baptist Church (B), North East Baptist Church (C), North East United Methodist Church (D), Saint Mary Annes Episcopal Church (E), First Baptist Church of North East (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: North East Creek (A), Stony Run (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in North East: North East Community Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (101 Hotel Plaza), Circle Motel (1921 West Pulaski Highway), Best Western Inn & Suites (39 Elwoods Rd), Crystal Inn North East (1 Center Drive), Maryland Manor Motel (1975 Pulaski Highway), Green Acres Motel (1974 West Pulasky Highway).

Cecil 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 2012 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.00. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.69
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00001. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00001
U.S.:

0.01468

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

TOWN OF NORTH EAST (Population served: 5,190, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
  • 27 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2011)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
TOWN & COUNTRY MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Public Education - In NOV-30-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2013)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2012)
CAMP SANDY COVE - DINING HALL (Address: 60 SANDY COVE ROAD , Serves WV, Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-14-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-11-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
CECILTON MANOR MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: P.O. DRAWER S , Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-07-2006 to SEP-10-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2007)
CAMP SANDY COVE - OFFICE (Address: 60 SANDY COVE ROAD , Serves WV, Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-14-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-11-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-08-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-08-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
SANDY COVE MINISTRIES (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-05-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-12-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2010)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
WAYSIDE SNACK BAR (Address: 1725 TURKEY POINT ROAD , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-26-2010)
UNWIND, CCC AND CATERING (Address: 5411 TURLEY POINT RD , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-04-2005 to OCT-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2005)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-04-2005 to OCT-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2005)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.8%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.9%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

North East, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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North East compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in North East (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Route 40 Branch, North East Main, North East 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
  • Cecil Bank: Turkey Point Branch at 1223-B Turkey Point Road, branch established on 2004/06/21; 108 North East Plaza Branch at 108 North East Plaza, branch established on 1959/10/07. Info updated 2008/07/14: Bank assets: $463.0 mil, Deposits: $339.9 mil, headquarters in Elkton, MD, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Cecil Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in North East, Maryland:

  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 1 Center Dr, North East, MD 21901 , Phone: (410) 287-7100, Fax: (410) 287-7109
  • Holiday Inn Express, 101 Hotel Plz, North East, MD 21901 , Phone: (410) 287-0008, Fax: (410) 287-7722
  • Best Western North East Inn, 39 Elwoods Rd, North East, MD 21901 , Phone: (410) 287-5450, Fax: (410) 287-5090
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in North East, Maryland

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Maryland average:

12.6

North East travel time to work - commute North East mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

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Religion statistics for North East town (based on Cecil County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,92247
Catholic9,4408
Mainline Protestant8,87341
Black Protestant7846
Other4652
None69,624-
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: 20
Cecil County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Cecil County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Cecil County:

3.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cecil County:

27.8%
Maryland:

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

18.0%
State:

15.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$31,217$53,5151$1,444
Police Protection - Officers 9$50,601$67,4680$0
Police - Other 1$707$8,4842$740
Streets and Highways 5$17,573$42,1752$3,193
Totals for Government 22$100,098$54,5995$5,377

North East government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $777,000 ($210.28)
    Police Protection: $460,000 ($124.49)
    Regular Highways: $222,000 ($60.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($34.10)
    Central Staff Services: $113,000 ($30.58)
    Financial Administration: $67,000 ($18.13)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($7.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($1.62)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($1.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($10.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $26,000 ($7.04)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($1.89)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.54)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $819,000 ($221.65)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $113,000 ($30.58)

North East government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $113,000 ($30.58)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $133,000 ($35.99)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($1.08)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $198,000 ($53.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $95,000 ($25.71)
    Rents: $19,000 ($5.14)
    General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($2.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,309,000 ($354.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $132,000 ($35.72)
    All Other: $99,000 ($26.79)
  • Tax - Property: $659,000 ($178.35)
    NEC: $31,000 ($8.39)
    Other Selective Sales: $25,000 ($6.77)

North East government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,046,000 ($553.72)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $873,000 ($236.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $815,000 ($220.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,011,000 ($544.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $58,000 ($15.70)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($9.47)

North East government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,372,000 ($1183.22)

5.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($239 average AGI)
Cecil County:

0.04%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Castle County, DE  1.22% ($38,038 average AGI)
from Harford County, MD  1.03% ($45,538)
from Chester County, PA  0.27% ($44,630)


5.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Maryland average:

6.66%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New Castle County, DE  1.41% ($45,965 average AGI)
to Harford County, MD  0.90% ($40,180)
to Baltimore County, MD  0.28% ($43,126)

Strongest AM radio stations in North East:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJSS (1330 AM; 5 kW; HAVRE DE GRACE, MD; Owner: PEOPLES BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North East:

  • WOEL-FM (89.9 FM; ELKTON, MD; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WXCY (103.7 FM; HAVRE DE GRACE, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSMJ (104.3 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVUD (91.3 FM; NEWARK, DE; Owner: UNIVERSITYOF DELAWARE)
  • WHFC (91.1 FM; BEL AIR, MD; Owner: HARFORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around North East:

  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING 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.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
North East fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of North East fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 1,195Total average daily traffic
  • 59Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,500Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in North East)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in North East, MD)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, Rt 272 And Lums Rd (Lat: 39.625944 Lon: -75.946306), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNTV288
    Assigned Frequencies: 2191.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/25/1994, Expiration Date: 05/25/1999, Cancellation Date: 09/27/1996
    Registrant: Phone: (215) 841-4199
  • NORTH EAST, 1 Rolling Mill Lane (Lat: 39.606500 Lon: -75.938833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQJD549
    Assigned Frequencies: 10617.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/31/2008, Expiration Date: 07/31/2018, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • NORTH EAST, 2.7 Mi Sse Of (Lat: 39.561500 Lon: -75.929639), Overall height: 85.6 m, Call Sign: KGF63
    Assigned Frequencies: 3750.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3910.00 MHz, 3930.00 MHz, 4010.00 MHz, 4070.00 MHz, 4090.00 MHz, 4150.00 MHz, 4170.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/16/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/27/1998
    Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree St 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309
  • NORTH EAST, 2.8 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 39.620389 Lon: -75.893250), Overall height: 93.9 m, Call Sign: WIU90, Licensee ID: L00011882
    Assigned Frequencies: 2165.20 MHz, 2171.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/22/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/25/2000
    Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services Inc, 2270 Lakeside Dr, Richardson, TX 75082
  • NORTH EAST, 3 Miles Nw (Lat: 39.620111 Lon: -75.988833), Overall height: 74.7 m, Call Sign: WLN447, Licensee ID: L00003963
    Assigned Frequencies: 2118.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: T-Line Incorporated, 48-19 25th Ave, Astoria, NY 11103

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 15 Grandview Ave (Lat: 39.585389 Lon: -75.837167), Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WRV594, Licensee ID: L00002372
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/12/1997, Expiration Date: 02/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2003
    Registrant: Mc Daniel Yacht Basin Inc, 15 Grandview Ave, North East, MD 21901
  • 230 Riverside Drive, Slip 47 (Lat: 39.560000 Lon: -75.967222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8.7 m, Call Sign: WQAB498, Licensee ID: L00510272
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2004, Expiration Date: 04/28/2014, Certifier: James C Mccarthy
    Registrant: Enterprise Towing And Salvage LLC

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in North East)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in North East)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 205
  • Hazardous Condition: 50
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - North East

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for North East, MD
Most common first names in North East, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8078.4 years
John7972.6 years
William6874.3 years
Charles4975.0 years
Robert4866.9 years
James4568.3 years
George3874.4 years
Harry3378.2 years
Helen3280.0 years
Joseph3070.6 years
Most common last names in North East, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown3068.1 years
Smith2974.9 years
Reynolds2575.7 years
Johnson2171.6 years
Miller2171.6 years
Moore1977.1 years
Mckinney1768.3 years
Taylor1775.0 years
Jones1767.6 years
Williams1669.1 years
Businesses in North East, MD
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Best Western1Penske1
Burger King2Pizza Hut1
Cinnabon 1Popeyes1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid1
Cricket Wireless2Starbucks1
Dennys1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS1
FedEx3Waffle House1
GameStop1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets1
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