Pocomoke City, Maryland

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Population in 2013: 4,168 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.7%
 
Males: 1,918  (46.0%)
Females: 2,250  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Maryland median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 21851.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,000 (it was $28,938 in 2000)
Pocomoke City:

$32,000
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,149 (it was $17,301 in 2000)

Pocomoke City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $137,659 (it was $78,000 in 2000)
Pocomoke City:

$137,659
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $151,256; Detached houses: $158,394; Townhouses or other attached units: $84,230

Median gross rent in 2013: $710.

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  • Races in Pocomoke City, MD (2010)

    Pocomoke City races chart
    • 2,02248.3%White alone
    • 1,90845.6%Black alone
    • 1062.5%Hispanic
    • 721.7%Two or more races
    • 531.3%Asian alone
    • 140.3%American Indian alone
    • 90.2%Other race alone

Races in Pocomoke City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Pocomoke City: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (11.8%), German (8.9%), English (8.0%), United States (6.6%), Dutch (3.8%), Scottish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1865

Elevation: 20 feet

Land area: 3.04 square miles.

Population density: 1,370 people per square mile   (low).

Pocomoke City,MD real estate house value index trend

Pocomoke City, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Pocomoke City:

  • High school or higher: 78.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pocomoke City city:

  • Never married: 37.9%
  • Now married: 34.6%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

100 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.4%
Maryland:

14.2%



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Pocomoke City, Maryland as of September 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Pocomoke City to the number of sex offenders is 245 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,716 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,361 (0.9%)

Pocomoke City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hampton, VA (83.9 miles , pop. 146,437).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (90.1 miles , pop. 425,257).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (135.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: West Pocomoke, MD (1.5 miles ), New Church, VA (2.5 miles ), Stockton, MD (2.8 miles) , Horntown, VA (2.9 miles ), Captains Cove, VA (3.0 miles ), Girdletree, MD (3.0 miles) , Oak Hall, VA (3.1 miles ), Wattsville, VA (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $56,900
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $46,800
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $280,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.07 N, Longitude: 75.56 W

Pocomoke City household income distribution Pocomoke City home values distribution

Crime rates in Pocomoke City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000020002000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.051.00.00.00.051.50.00.00.0
Rapes 361052331301N/A
per 100,000 72.1142.123.90.0124.451.077.777.525.977.30.023.6N/A
Robberies 6983436979213
per 100,000 144.3213.1191.271.799.576.5155.3232.6181.6232.047.323.672.1
Assaults 3227352513820192015421346
per 100,000 769.4639.4836.3597.5323.4204.1517.7491.1518.9386.6994.3307.31,105.0
Burglaries 21242923323136314544393517
per 100,000 504.9568.3693.0549.7796.0790.8931.9801.21,167.61,134.0923.3827.4408.4
Thefts 203159170222184238206200169207148151164
per 100,000 4,881.03,765.14,062.15,305.94,577.16,071.45,332.65,169.34,385.15,335.13,503.83,569.73,939.5
Auto thefts 873461218210412
per 100,000 192.4165.871.795.6149.3306.125.9206.851.9257.794.723.648.0
Arson 1014140203221
per 100,000 24.00.023.995.624.9102.00.051.70.077.347.347.324.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 501.8510.1461.3400.1445.6530.3493.8510.4441.1626.4426.2290.6452.7

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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 Pocomoke City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 23 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.84
Maryland average:

2.92
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.2%
Maryland:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +129 (+3.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Pocomoke City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Pocomoke City, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pocomoke City, Maryland average temperatures Pocomoke City, Maryland average precipitation Pocomoke City, Maryland humidity Pocomoke City, Maryland wind speed Pocomoke City, Maryland snowfall Pocomoke City, Maryland sunshine Pocomoke City, Maryland clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Pocomoke City-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Maryland state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.0 miles away from the Pocomoke City city center caused $150,000 in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 58.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pocomoke City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Maryland state average. It is 87% 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 132.2 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 158.5 miles away from Pocomoke 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 158.0 miles away from the city 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 349.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 292.3 miles away from Pocomoke 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 138.7 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 Worcester County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pocomoke City topographic map

Birthplace of: Hugh Latimer Dryden - Engineer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Pocomoke City:

  • HARTLEY HALL NURSING AND REHABILITATION (1006 MARKET STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pocomoke City:

  • SNOW HILL NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SNOW HILL, MD)
  • SOMERSET CNTY HLTH DEPT (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; PRINCESS ANNE, MD)
  • FMC - PRINCESS ANNE (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; PRINCESS ANNE, MD)

Airports located in Pocomoke City:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pocomoke City:

  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 12 miles; Princess Anne, MD; Full-time enrollment: 3,902)
  • Salisbury University (about 20 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 22 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 45 miles; Georgetown, DE; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Delaware State University (about 78 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 79 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • United States Naval Academy (about 81 miles; Annapolis, MD; FT enrollment: 5,681)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Pocomoke City:

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Notable locations in Pocomoke City: Pocomoke Industrial Park (A), Winter Quarter Golf Course (B), Pocomoke City Police Department (C), Costen House Museum (D), Worcester County Fire Department Pocomoke City Volunteer Fire Company Station 100 (E), Worcester County Fire Department Pocomoke City Emergency Medical Services (F), Pocomoke City Branch Library (G), Pocomoke City Hall (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Pocomoke Plaza Shopping Center (1), Baylis Shopping Center (2), Ames Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pocomoke City include: Bethany United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church of Pocomoke City (B), Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church (C), Glorious Church of the Lord Jesus Christ (D), Holy Name of Jesus Church (E), Lynnhaven Baptist Church (F), Macedonia Baptist Church (G), Mount Sinai Baptist Church (H), Mount Zion United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Town Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Pocomoke City: Cypress Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Costen House (Museums; 206 Market Street), Maryland Lower Shore Tourism Center Inc (US13 South).

Hotels: Holiday Inn Express Pocomoke (125 Newtowne Boulevard), Holiday Inn Express (125 Newtown Boulevard), Quality Inn (US13 South), Quality Inn Pocomoke City (825 Ocean Highway), Pocomoke Inn (912 Ocean Highway).

Worcester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 16.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 12.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.7
U.S.:

20.2

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pocomoke City and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF POCOMOKE CITY (Population served: 4,100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-30-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-11-2010)
MIDWAY CHEVROLET (Address: 1337 OCEAN CITY HIGHWAY , Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (3 times from JUL-24-2012 to SEP-10-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-10-2009)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (3 times from SEP-10-2007 to MAR-23-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pocomoke City that have no violations reported:

  • NOCKS AUTO BODY REPAIR & TIRE CENTER (Population served: 37, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.1%
(23.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.5% for Black residents, 54.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.2%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
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: 0.2% of all households
65 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
15 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
79 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Pocomoke City, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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Pocomoke City compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Pocomoke City (2011 data):

  • Woodforest National Bank: Pocomoke City Walmart Branch at 2132 Old Snow Hill Road, branch established on 2008/01/05. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Shore Bank: Pocomoke Branch at 103 Pocomoke Marketplace, branch established on 2007/09/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $277.3 mil, Deposits: $221.0 mil, headquarters in Onley, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Capgen Capital Group Vi Lp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Linden Avenue Branch at 600 Linden Avenue, branch established on 1975/09/09. 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
  • Calvin B. Taylor Banking Company of Berlin, Maryland: Pocomoke City Branch at 2140 Old Snow Hill Road, branch established on 1946/08/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $412.6 mil, Deposits: $336.1 mil, headquarters in Berlin, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Calvin B. Taylor Bankshares, Inc.
  • First Shore Federal Savings and Loan Association: 1315 Market St Branch at 1315 Market Street, branch established on 1953/12/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $316.6 mil, Deposits: $274.4 mil, headquarters in Salisbury, MD, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
Maryland average:

12.6

Pocomoke City travel time to work - commute Pocomoke City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Pocomoke City city (based on Worcester County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,43047
Catholic8,1206
Evangelical Protestant5,94637
Black Protestant7827
Other4432
Orthodox1852
None26,548-
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: 19
Worcester County:

3.86 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 19
Worcester County:

3.86 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Worcester County:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 151
Here:

30.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Worcester County:

26.5%
Maryland:

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

15.7%
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 4$12,847$38,5410$0
Other Government Administration 4$19,149$57,4475$3,341
Police Protection - Officers 15$62,775$50,2200$0
Police - Other 7$16,164$27,7100$0
Streets and Highways 5$15,485$37,1640$0
Health 21$39,691$22,6810$0
Solid Waste Management 3$6,904$27,6160$0
Sewerage 3$8,888$35,5520$0
Parks and Recreation 3$11,962$47,8480$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$5,848$35,0880$0
Water Supply 3$9,882$39,5280$0
Totals for Government 70$209,595$35,9315$3,341

Pocomoke City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $769,000 ($184.50)
    General - Other: $618,000 ($148.27)
    Water Utilities: $496,000 ($119.00)
    Fire Protection: $307,000 ($73.66)
    Housing & Community Development: $263,000 ($63.10)
    Regular Highways: $220,000 ($52.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $196,000 ($47.02)
    Sewerage: $151,000 ($36.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $137,000 ($32.87)
    Central Staff Services: $112,000 ($26.87)
    Financial Administration: $54,000 ($12.96)
    General Public Buildings: $32,000 ($7.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000 ($2.16)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $297,000 ($71.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $506,000 ($121.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $95,000 ($22.79)
    Police Protection: $42,000 ($10.08)
    General - Other: $36,000 ($8.64)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,594,000 ($382.44)

Pocomoke City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $345,000 ($82.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $91,000 ($21.83)
    All Other: $89,000 ($21.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $80,000 ($19.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $160,000 ($38.39)
    All Other: $66,000 ($15.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $165,000 ($39.59)
    All Other: $148,000 ($35.51)
    Highways: $34,000 ($8.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $536,000 ($128.60)
    Property Sale Other: $164,000 ($39.35)
    Rents: $112,000 ($26.87)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $459,000 ($110.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $568,000 ($136.28)
    Highways: $248,000 ($59.50)
    Housing & Community Development: $17,000 ($4.08)
  • Tax - Property: $1,351,000 ($324.14)
    NEC: $55,000 ($13.20)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($0.48)

Pocomoke City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,463,000 ($1550.62)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $80,000 ($19.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $6,048,000 ($1451.06)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $495,000 ($118.76)

Pocomoke City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $59,000 ($14.16)

6.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,889 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($456 average AGI)
Worcester County:

0.20%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wicomico County, MD  1.38% ($58,037 average AGI)
from Sussex County, DE  0.46% ($30,570)
from Baltimore County, MD  0.41% ($57,909)


6.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,822 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($260 average AGI)
Worcester County:

0.06%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wicomico County, MD  1.55% ($32,754 average AGI)
to Sussex County, DE  0.60% ($36,023)
to Baltimore County, MD  0.38% ($37,829)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pocomoke City:

  • WDMV (540 AM; 1 kW; POCOMOKE CITY, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WJDY (1470 AM; 5 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WESR (1330 AM; 5 kW; ONLEY-ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: EASTERN SHORE RADIO, INC.)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pocomoke City:

  • WKHW (106.5 FM; POCOMOKE CITY, MD; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WOLC (102.5 FM; PRINCESS ANNE, MD; Owner: MARANATHA, INC.)
  • WXMD (92.5 FM; POCOMOKE CITY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WESM (91.3 FM; PRINCESS ANNE, MD; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, EASTERN SHORE)
  • WBEY (96.9 FM; CRISFIELD, MD; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBY-FM (98.9 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; OCEAN CITY-SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVES (99.3 FM; ACCOMAC, VA; Owner: CHINCOTEAGUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WICO-FM (97.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLVW-FM (105.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRXS (106.9 FM; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: ATLANTIC RADIO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WOCQ (103.9 FM; BERLIN, MD; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WESR-FM (103.3 FM; ONLEY-ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: EASTERN SHORE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pocomoke City:

  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPMC-CA (Channel 36; MAPPSVILLE, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W38BN (Channel 38; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUND.)
Pocomoke City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Pocomoke City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $983,000Total costs
  • 3,525Total average daily traffic
  • 284Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,528Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 75
  • Hazardous Condition: 27

Incident types - Pocomoke City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pocomoke City, MD
Businesses in Pocomoke City, MD
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Advance Auto Parts1Nike1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
Baskin-Robbins1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
Dunkin Donuts1Subaru1
Econo Lodge1Subway1
FedEx2T-Mobile1
Ford1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Toyota1
H&R Block1True Value1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1
Lowe's1
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