Potomac Heights, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 1,117.
Population change since 2000: -3.2%
Males: 448  (40.2%)
Females: 669  (59.8%)
Median resident age:

43.9 years
Maryland median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 20640.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,014 (it was $35,556 in 2000)
Potomac Heights:

$56,014
MD:

$80,776

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,531 (it was $19,656 in 2000)

Potomac Heights CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $110,834 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Potomac Heights:

$110,834
MD:

$312,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $141,699; detached houses: $218,711; townhouses or other attached units: $119,181

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,053.

March 2019 cost of living index in Potomac Heights: 159.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.7%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Potomac Heights, MD (2010)
    • 1,01590.9%White alone
    • 504.5%Black alone
    • 282.5%Two or more races
    • 161.4%Hispanic
    • 40.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Other race alone

Races in Potomac Heights detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: English (36.1%), Irish (20.3%), American (13.4%), German (8.9%), Italian (2.6%), Lithuanian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 70 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 984 people per square mile   (low).

Potomac Heights, Maryland map

8 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.6%
Maryland:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,411 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,674 (2.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dale City, VA (11.8 miles , pop. 55,971).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (22.5 miles , pop. 572,059).

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

Nearest cities:

Indian Head, MD (1.2 miles ),
Bryans Road, MD (1.8 miles ),
Mason Neck, VA (2.2 miles ),
Pomfret, MD (2.4 miles ),
Bennsville, MD (2.6 miles ),
Marumsco, VA (2.7 miles ),
Woodbridge, VA (2.7 miles ),
Accokeek, MD (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 38.60 N, Longitude: 77.13 W

Distribution of median household income in Potomac Heights, MD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Potomac Heights, MD in 2017

Property values in Potomac Heights, MD

Potomac Heights satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Maryland:

3.9%
Most common industries in Potomac Heights, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (20.7%)
  • Construction (18.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.1%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (31.0%)
  • Public administration (15.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.7%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (25.4%)
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.4%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Potomac Heights, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Carpenters (5.7%)
  • Computer specialists (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (12.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (5.8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.7%)
  • Electricians (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (19.1%)
  • Computer specialists (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Financial managers (4.6%)

Average climate in Potomac Heights, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Potomac Heights, Maryland average temperatures Potomac Heights, Maryland average precipitation Potomac Heights, Maryland humidity Potomac Heights, Maryland wind speed Potomac Heights, Maryland snowfall Potomac Heights, Maryland sunshine Potomac Heights, 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 84.0. This is about average.

City:

84.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.325. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.325
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.624. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.624
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
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 10.2 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 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.12
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 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00212
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Potomac Heights-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.4 miles away from the Potomac Heights place 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 11.5 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Potomac Heights-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 81.7 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 133.1 miles away from Potomac Heights 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 264.2 miles away from Potomac Heights 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 133.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 297.4 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 (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Potomac Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Potomac Heights:

  • ENVOY OF WOODBRIDGE, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WOODBRIDGE, VA)
  • BELVOIR WOODS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FORT BELVOIR, VA)
  • SENTARA NORTHERN VIRGINIA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; WOODBRIDGE, VA)
  • LAPLATA CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LAPLATA, MD)
  • BESTCARE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; WOODBRIDGE, VA)
  • CDC - WOODBRIDGE (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WOODBRIDGE, VA)
  • WESTMINSTER AT LAKE RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LAKE RIDGE, VA)

Amtrak stations near Potomac Heights:

  • 8 miles: WOODBRIDGE (1040 EXPRESS WAY) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 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.
  • 11 miles: QUANTICO (QUNATICO, RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Potomac Heights:

  • College of Southern Maryland (about 8 miles; La Plata, MD; Full-time enrollment: 5,775)
  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 18 miles; Annandale, VA; FT enrollment: 35,721)
  • George Mason University (about 19 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 26,002)
  • Medtech Institute (about 19 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Strayer University-Maryland (about 20 miles; Suitland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,748)
  • Strayer University-Virginia (about 21 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 7,005)
  • Marymount University (about 22 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 3,361)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Potomac Heights: Potomac Heights Company 7 Fire Station (A), Glynmont Branch Charles County Public Library (B), Potomac Heights Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Incorporated (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Potomac Heights include: Saint Charles Church (A), Our Savior Lutheran Church (B), Potomac Heights Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Charles Cemetery (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
Average household size:
This place:

2.2 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

55.8%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Potomac Heights:

Marital status in Potomac Heights, MD
  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 7.5%
  • Widowed: 11.6%
  • Divorced: 20.1%

For population 25 years and over in Potomac Heights:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Maryland average:

12.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Potomac Heights, MD (based on Charles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

9.2%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Charles County:

31.9%
Maryland:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Charles County:

13.0%
Maryland:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.9%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Potomac Heights:

49.0%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Potomac Heights:

15.7%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

16.6%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.1%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Potomac Heights:

55.6%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Potomac Heights:

83.4%
State:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Potomac Heights, MD Residents

8.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,391 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.07%
Maryland average:

6.88%

0.16% of residents moved from foreign countries ($958 average AGI)
Charles County:

0.16%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Prince George's County, MD  3.25% ($58,831 average AGI)
from St. Mary's County, MD  0.47% ($52,262)
from District of Columbia, DC  0.32% ($53,319)


7.41% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($60,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.41%
Maryland average:

7.35%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($701 average AGI)
Charles County:

0.08%
Maryland average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Prince George's County, MD  1.73% ($50,912 average AGI)
to St. Mary's County, MD  0.70% ($51,937)
to Anne Arundel County, MD  0.30% ($65,150)

Strongest AM radio stations in Potomac Heights:

  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPWC (1480 AM; 5 kW; DUMFRIES-TRIANGLE, VA; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • 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 Potomac Heights:

  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • 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.)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WPER (89.9 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO INC.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Potomac Heights:

  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • 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)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)

Potomac Heights fatal accident list:

Jan 1, 2000 06:56 PM, Sr-210, Lat: 38.601672, Lon: -77.139263, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 25, 1988 11:23 PM, Md0210, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 28, 1984 03:30 AM, Md0224, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 17, 1981 10:40 PM, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 24, 1979 07:30 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1979 10:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.0mTotal length
  • $465,000Total costs
  • 26,554Total average daily traffic
  • 2,124Total average daily truck traffic
  • 33,398Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$203,6665$135,20045$229,3483$76,8405$155,034
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$223,5151$109,0309$230,9870$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$225,0222$104,88027$164,7026$59,5353$114,397
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$243,1603$174,27720$211,8071$85,6703$138,453
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$146,9305$228,8641$32,1901$448,070

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8502.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$165,6252$128,7600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$50,8801$167,1801$167,180
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$145,3800$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8502.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Potomac Heights, MD
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Potomac Heights, MD - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Potomac Heights, MD
  • 50.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 40.0%Electricity
  • 9.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Potomac Heights, MD
  • 30.9%Electricity
  • 29.8%Utility gas
  • 29.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.6%No fuel used


Potomac Heights compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
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