Ridgely, Maryland

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Population in 2013: 1,614 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.4%
Males: 809  (50.2%)
Females: 805  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  32.0 years
Maryland median age:  34.4 years

Zip codes: 21660.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $53,411 (it was $35,750 in 2000)
Ridgely:

$53,411
MD:

$71,122
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,827 (it was $15,581 in 2000)

Ridgely town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $195,994 (it was $87,700 in 2000)
Ridgely:

$195,994
MD:

$279,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $259,869; Detached houses: $254,638; Townhouses or other attached units: over $1,000,000; In 2-unit structures: $218,447

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,042.

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Ridgely races chart
  • White alone - 1,393 (76.6%)
  • Black alone - 204 (11.2%)
  • Hispanic - 122 (6.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 37 (2.0%)
  • Two or more races - 31 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ridgely: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (18.7%), Irish (12.6%), English (9.9%), United States (8.9%), Italian (3.5%), Polish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1896

Elevation: 70 feet

Land area: 1.07 square miles.

Population density: 1,515 people per square mile   (low).

Ridgely,MD real estate house value index trend

Ridgely, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Ridgely:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ridgely town:

  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

70 residents are foreign born (0.5% Asia).

This town:  4.0%
Maryland:  14.3%



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Ridgely, Maryland as of June 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ridgely to the number of sex offenders is 231 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,866 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,522 (0.9%)

Ridgely satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dundalk, MD (40.1 miles , pop. 62,306).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (46.7 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (82.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hillsboro, MD (1.9 miles) , Queen Anne, MD (2.0 miles) , West Denton, MD (2.1 miles) , Greensboro, MD (2.2 miles ), Denton, MD (2.3 miles ), Four Corners, MD (2.5 miles ), Cordova, MD (2.7 miles ), Williston, MD (2.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $51,500
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $56,400
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $184,400
  • 2005: 52 buildings, average cost: $212,300
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $196,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.94 N, Longitude: 75.88 W

Area code: 410

Ridgely household income distribution Ridgely home values distribution

Crime rates in Ridgely by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 030011001000
per 100,000 0.0215.40.00.074.073.60.00.065.10.00.00.0
Robberies 101011023132
per 100,000 72.90.074.10.074.073.60.0130.3195.364.5181.3121.2
Assaults 71878712542540137
per 100,000 510.21292.2518.5589.1517.8883.7336.7260.61627.62580.6785.5424.2
Burglaries 1514101210852031372317
per 100,000 1093.31005.0740.7883.7739.6589.1336.71302.92018.22387.11389.71030.3
Thefts 412868515038373555868060
per 100,000 2988.32010.15037.03755.53698.22798.22491.62280.13580.75548.44833.83636.4
Auto thefts 708530522303
per 100,000 510.20.0592.6368.2221.90.0336.7130.3130.2193.50.0181.8
Arson 021000012130
per 100,000 0.0143.674.10.00.00.00.065.1130.264.5181.30.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 375.5605.3444.1374.0418.8427.7226.4295.7761.0978.4522.6367.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Ridgely detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Maryland average:

2.45
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.0%
Maryland:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +338 (+33.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)

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

Average climate in Ridgely, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ridgely-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Maryland state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.3 miles away from the Ridgely town center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 5/18/1995, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Ridgely-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 96.2 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 144.4 miles away from Ridgely 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 95.8 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 296.3 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 355.5 miles away from Ridgely center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 333.5 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 Caroline County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ridgely topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ridgely:

  • CAROLINE CNTY HLTH DEPT (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; DENTON, MD)
  • WESLEYAN HEALTH CARE CNTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DENTON, MD)
  • CAROLINE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DENTON, MD)
  • ENVOY OF DENTON (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DENTON, MD)
  • CORSICA HILLS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CENTREVILLE, MD)
  • DAVITA - EASTON (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; EASTON, MD)

Airports located in Ridgely:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ridgely:

  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 25 miles; Dover, DE; Full-time enrollment: 2,239)
  • Delaware State University (about 25 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 31 miles; Georgetown, DE; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • United States Naval Academy (about 33 miles; Annapolis, MD; FT enrollment: 5,681)
  • Anne Arundel Community College (about 35 miles; Arnold, MD; FT enrollment: 10,501)
  • All-State Career-Baltimore (about 42 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 2,287)
  • The Community College of Baltimore County (about 43 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 15,217)

Public high school in Ridgely:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ridgely:

Private elementary/middle school in Ridgely:

  • THE BENEDICTINE SCHOOL (Students: 97; Location: 14299 BENEDICTINE LN; Grades: UG - UG)
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Notable locations in Ridgely: Ridgely Branch Library (A), Ridgely Town Hall (B), Ridgely Volunteer Fire Department (C), Ridgely Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Ridgely: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Ridgely: Martin Sutton Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Caroline 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 2012 was 84.5. This is about average.

City:

84.5
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00409. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00409
U.S.:

0.01468

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

TOWN OF RIDGELY (Address: 2 CENTRAL AVE. , Population served: 1,600, Groundwater):
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 JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAR-19-2013 to JUL-13-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-15-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-27-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2010)
BENEDICTINE SCHOOL (Address: 14299 BENEDICTINE LANE , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2009)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2006)
DOVE ESTATES (Serves DE, Population served: 111, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-24-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013)

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

  • TUCKAHOE STATE PARK (TOWER) (Address: 13070 CROUSE MILL RD , Population served: 110, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.3%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.8% for Black residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 55.6% for other race residents, 27.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.2%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Ridgely, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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Ridgely compared to Maryland state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Ridgely (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Ridgely Branch at 510 Central Avenue, branch established on 1931/08/04. 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
  • Provident State Bank, Inc.: Ridgely Branch at 1 West Belle Street, branch established on 1998/03/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $256.4 mil, Deposits: $213.8 mil, headquarters in Preston, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Psb Holding Corp.
  • The Queenstown Bank of Maryland: Ridgely Branch at 204a East 6th Street, branch established on 2009/03/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $447.8 mil, Deposits: $401.4 mil, headquarters in Queenstown, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Queenstown Bancorp Of Maryland, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Ridgely travel time to work - commute Ridgely mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ridgely town (based on Caroline County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.06%
Here: 44.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist Convention The Wesleyan ChurchChurch of the Nazarene
Adherents36.7%32.0%7.0%6.6%3.7%
Congregations47.3%5.5%7.3%12.7%3.6%
NameLutheran ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Church of the BrethrenOther
Adherents2.9%2.6%2.4%1.5%4.5%
Congregations1.8%1.8%1.8%3.6%14.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Caroline County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Caroline County:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Caroline County:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

3.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Caroline County:

30.0%
Maryland:

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

17.0%
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 3$12,912$51,6480$0
Other Government Administration 3$14,114$56,4560$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$15,651$37,5620$0
Sewerage 3$10,122$40,4880$0
Totals for Government 14$52,799$45,2560$0

Ridgely government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $186,000 ($115.24)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $265,000 ($164.19)
    Police Protection: $228,000 ($141.26)
    Regular Highways: $190,000 ($117.72)
    Water Utilities: $186,000 ($115.24)
    Financial Administration: $107,000 ($66.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $81,000 ($50.19)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($23.54)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($10.53)
    Central Staff Services: $16,000 ($9.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($7.43)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($4.34)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($2.48)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $29,000 ($17.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $38,000 ($23.54)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($9.91)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($4.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $360,000 ($223.05)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($8.67)

Ridgely government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $196,000 ($121.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($36.56)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($4.34)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.62)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $25,000 ($15.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $66,000 ($40.89)
    All Other: $10,000 ($6.20)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $26,000 ($16.11)
    General Revenue, NEC: $14,000 ($8.67)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($8.05)
    Property Sale Other: $6,000 ($3.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $137,000 ($84.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $71,000 ($43.99)
  • Tax - Property: $319,000 ($197.65)
    NEC: $19,000 ($11.77)

Ridgely government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $353,000 ($218.71)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $590,000 ($365.55)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $581,000 ($359.98)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $308,000 ($190.83)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $45,000 ($27.88)
    Other, NEC: $9,000 ($5.58)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $20,000 ($12.39)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $379,000 ($234.82)

6.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,521 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.16%
Maryland average:

6.59%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Talbot County, MD  1.24% ($30,604 average AGI)
from Queen Anne's County, MD  0.79% ($30,926)
from Dorchester County, MD  0.73% ($27,239)


6.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,318 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
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 Talbot County, MD  1.16% ($34,129 average AGI)
to Dorchester County, MD  0.74% ($29,618)
to Queen Anne's County, MD  0.66% ($42,513)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ridgely:

  • WKDI (840 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DENTON, MD; Owner: BAYSHORE COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ridgely:

  • WTDK (107.1 FM; FEDERALSBURG, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WAAI (100.9 FM; HURLOCK, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRNR-FM (103.1 FM; GRASONVILLE, MD; Owner: EMPIRE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WCEI-FM (96.7 FM; EASTON, MD; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WAFL (97.7 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WINX-FM (94.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MD; Owner: CWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXPZ (101.3 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRDX (94.7 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRTX (91.7 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF THE C/WEALTH SYSTEM)

TV broadcast stations around Ridgely:

  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WDPB (Channel 64; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
Ridgely, Maryland:
  • Fatal accident count: 15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 6
  • Fatalities: 15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 33
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Maryland average:
  • Fatal accident count: 261
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 378
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 63
  • Fatalities: 280
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 678
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 92
See more detailed statistics of Ridgely fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ridgely)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • First St 100 E Of Central Ave (Lat: 38.943167 Lon: -75.881611), Call Sign: KBZ282
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.7000 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/12/2000, Expiration Date: 09/21/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006
    Registrant: Caroline County Commissioners, 7n First St, Denton, MD 21629, Phone: (301) 634-2424
  • 502 Factory St (Lat: 38.944278 Lon: -75.899111), Call Sign: KBB708, Licensee ID: L00031248
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/1997, Expiration Date: 06/19/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2002
    Registrant: Saulsbury Bros Inc, Ridgely, MD 21660, Phone: (410) 634-2141

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Ridgely, 118 North Central Ave (Lat: 38.953056 Lon: -75.884194), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQHR799
    Assigned Frequencies: 17935.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/18/2007, Expiration Date: 10/18/2017, Certifier: Jim Mccormick
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corp, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • PL54XC829, 402 W Railroad Street (Lat: 38.943028 Lon: -75.890556), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Overall height: 53.6 m, Call Sign: WQQM888
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/30/2013, Expiration Date: 01/30/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • Ridgely Airport (Lat: 38.966778 Lon: -75.866333), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: KGY4
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/03/2000, Expiration Date: 02/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2005
    Registrant: Ridgely Airport Inc, 24030 Racetrack Rd, Ridgely, MD 21660
  • Ridgely Airpark (Lat: 38.967056 Lon: -75.871611), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: KSP7
    Assigned Frequencies: 120.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/20/2001, Expiration Date: 03/20/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2006
    Registrant: Ridgely Airpark Inc, 24030 Racetrack Rd Ste 3, Ridgely, MD 21660
  • Ridgely Airpark (Lat: 38.968444 Lon: -75.869667), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3340
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.22651 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2000, Expiration Date: 06/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006
    Registrant: Ridgely Airpark Inc, 24030 Racetrack Rd, Ridgely, MD 21660

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ridgely)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Ridgely

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ridgely, MD
Most common first names in Ridgely, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary15679.8 years
William14874.2 years
James9268.7 years
Charles9275.7 years
Dorothy7270.2 years
John6566.4 years
Thomas4866.1 years
Harry4473.7 years
Robert4470.7 years
Richard3667.7 years
Most common last names in Ridgely, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6479.5 years
Downes6070.5 years
Brown5273.6 years
Ebling4880.9 years
Walls4480.2 years
Towers4474.9 years
Thomas4475.4 years
Nichols4468.7 years
Jones4077.3 years
Eaton3677.0 years

Businesses in Ridgely, MD

  • Subway: 1
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