Port Tobacco Village, Maryland

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Population in 2014: 13 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.3%
Males: (37.1%)
Females: (62.9%)
Median resident age:  24.1 years
Maryland median age:  38.2 years

Zip code: 20677

Estimated median household income in 2013: $103,259 (it was $100,992 in 2000)
Port Tobacco Village:

$103,259
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,101 (it was $43,017 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $252,753 (it was $450,000 in 2000)
Port Tobacco Village:

$252,753
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $248,461; Detached houses: $249,329
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    • 1184.6%White alone
    • 17.7%Black alone
    • 17.7%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Port Tobacco Village: 105.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (71.4%), Swiss (28.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.16 square miles.

Population density: 81 people per square mile   (very low).

Port Tobacco Village, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Port Tobacco Village:

  • High school or higher: 11.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Port Tobacco Village town:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 97.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,605 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,700 (1.2%)

Port Tobacco Village satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dale City, VA (19.8 miles , pop. 55,971).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (27.8 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (143.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: La Plata, MD (1.7 miles ), Pomfret, MD (2.1 miles ), Bennsville, MD (2.8 miles ), St. Charles, MD (2.9 miles ), Potomac Heights, MD (2.9 miles ), Bryans Road, MD (3.0 miles ), Indian Head, MD (3.1 miles ), Bryantown, MD (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 38.51 N, Longitude: 77.02 W

Port Tobacco Village household income distribution Port Tobacco Village home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-60.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Retail trade (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (59%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (38%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Port Tobacco Village, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Port Tobacco Village-area historical tornado activity is near Maryland state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the Port Tobacco Village town center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 1/26/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Port Tobacco Village-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 85% 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 80.0 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 136.3 miles away from Port Tobacco Village 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 272.8 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 136.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from Port Tobacco Village center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 72.0 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 Charles County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Port Tobacco Village topographic map

Birthplace of: John Hanson - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Port Tobacco Village:

  • LAPLATA CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LAPLATA, MD)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MD CHARLES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; LA PLATA, MD)
  • WALDORF CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WALDORF, MD)
  • WALDORF SURGICAL CTR AKA MED AND SUR CLINI (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WALDORF, MD)
  • FMC - WALDORF (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WALDORF, MD)
  • CHESAPEAKE POTOMAC HHA (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; HUGHESVILLE, MD)
  • CHARLOTTE HALL VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CHARLOTTE HALL, MD)

Amtrak stations near Port Tobacco Village:

  • 15 miles: QUANTICO (QUNATICO, RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: WOODBRIDGE (1040 EXPRESS WAY) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: LORTON (AUTO-TRAIN) (LORTON, 8006 LORTON RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Port Tobacco Village:

  • College of Southern Maryland (about 4 miles; La Plata, MD; Full-time enrollment: 5,775)
  • Strayer University-Maryland (about 23 miles; Suitland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,748)
  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 26 miles; Annandale, VA; FT enrollment: 35,721)
  • Medtech Institute (about 27 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Strayer University-Virginia (about 27 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 7,005)
  • George Washington University (about 27 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 18,928)
  • George Mason University (about 28 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 26,002)

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Notable location: Charles County Museum (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Port Tobacco Village: Port Tobacco Courthouse Historic Site (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Charles 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 2013 was 80.9. This is about average.

City:

80.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.332. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.332
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.644. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.644
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.52
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00215
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
Average household size:
This town:  1.9 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.4%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Maryland average:

12.6

Port Tobacco Village travel time to work - commute Port Tobacco Village mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Port Tobacco Village town (based on Charles County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic26,14612
Evangelical Protestant18,32372
Mainline Protestant6,59328
Other1,5127
Black Protestant1,4899
Orthodox1001
None92,388-
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: 22
Charles County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Charles County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Charles County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Charles County:

31.9%
Maryland:

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

13.0%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.7%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.8%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Port Tobacco Village:

32.3
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Port Tobacco Village:

16.8%
Maryland:

20.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Port Tobacco Village:

6.8
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

44.3%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Here:

45.5%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Port Tobacco Village:

80.4%
State:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Port Tobacco Village, MD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

Port Tobacco Village government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($153.85)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($153.85)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($76.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($76.92)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($76.92)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($307.69)

Port Tobacco Village government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $24,000 ($1846.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($384.62)
  • Tax - Property: $1,000 ($76.92)

Port Tobacco Village government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $179,000 ($13769.23)

7.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,041 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,150 average AGI)
Charles County:

0.18%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Prince George's County, MD  2.54% ($49,686 average AGI)
from St. Mary's County, MD  0.54% ($46,585)
from District of Columbia, DC  0.28% ($51,622)


6.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,173 average AGI)
Charles County:

0.13%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince George's County, MD  1.72% ($45,990 average AGI)
to St. Mary's County, MD  0.52% ($49,657)
to Calvert County, MD  0.24% ($57,086)

Strongest AM radio stations in Port Tobacco Village:

  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WKIK (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LA PLATA, MD)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WPWC (1480 AM; 5 kW; DUMFRIES-TRIANGLE, VA; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Port Tobacco Village:

  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WGRQ (95.9 FM; COLONIAL BEACH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSMD-FM (98.3 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBZS-FM (92.7 FM; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF PRINCE FREDERICK LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBQB (101.5 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHFS (99.1 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Port Tobacco Village:

  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)

Port Tobacco Village compared to Maryland state average:

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