Robinwood, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 6,918. Population change since 2000: +46.2%
Males: 3,256  (47.1%)
Females: 3,662  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  38.5 years
Maryland median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 21742.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,493 (it was $50,615 in 2000)
Robinwood:

$68,493
MD:

$72,483

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $31,871 (it was $26,608 in 2000)

Robinwood CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $275,023 (it was $138,700 in 2000)
Robinwood:

$275,023
MD:

$280,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $294,749; Detached houses: $301,320; Townhouses or other attached units: $173,504

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,069.

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  • Races in Robinwood, MD (2010)

    Robinwood races chart
    • 5,30576.7%White alone
    • 71310.3%Black alone
    • 3715.4%Hispanic
    • 3334.8%Asian alone
    • 1642.4%Two or more races
    • 190.3%Other race alone
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Robinwood: 106.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.1%), English (10.9%), Irish (8.2%), Scottish (4.2%), United States (4.1%), Italian (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.77 square miles.

Population density: 1,834 people per square mile   (low).

Robinwood,MD real estate house value index trend

Robinwood, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Robinwood:

  • High school or higher: 92.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Robinwood CDP:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

1,168 residents are foreign born (4.1% Africa, 3.5% Latin America, 2.8% Europe).

This place:

15.6%
Maryland:

14.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,291 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,383 (1.1%)

Robinwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (19.2 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (60.4 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (136.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Chewsville, MD (1.4 miles ), District 17, Hagerstown, MD (1.5 miles ), District 22, Hagerstown, MD (1.5 miles ), District 10, Funkstown, MD (1.6 miles ), Funkstown, MD (1.6 miles ), Hagerstown, MD (1.7 miles ), District 21, Hagerstown, MD (1.8 miles ), Beaver Creek, MD (1.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.63 N, Longitude: 77.67 W

Robinwood household income distribution Robinwood home values distribution

Property values in Robinwood, MD

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Robinwood, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Robinwood-area historical tornado activity is near Maryland state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Robinwood place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/16/1961, a category F3 tornado 30.2 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Robinwood-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 192.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.2 miles away from Robinwood center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 228.5 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 141.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 100.5 miles away from Robinwood center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 344.8 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 Washington County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Robinwood:

  • FMC - ROBINWOOD (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • MERITUS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 1 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • WASHINGTON COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • CUMBERLAND VALLEY SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • MERITUS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-HAGERSTOWN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • RAVENWOOD NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)

Amtrak stations near Robinwood:

  • 6 miles: HAGERSTOWN (GREYHOUND STA., 10527 SHARPSTOWN PK.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar.
  • 20 miles: MARTINSBURG (229 E. MARTIN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Robinwood:

  • Hagerstown Community College (about 1 miles; Hagerstown, MD; Full-time enrollment: 3,220)
  • Shepherd University (about 16 miles; Shepherdstown, WV; FT enrollment: 3,745)
  • Mount St Mary's University (about 18 miles; Emmitsburg, MD; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Frederick Community College (about 19 miles; Frederick, MD; FT enrollment: 3,798)
  • American Public University System (about 26 miles; Charles Town, WV; FT enrollment: 43,829)
  • Gettysburg College (about 28 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,772)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 31 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)

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Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.77
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.8%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.1% for Black residents, 7.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.1%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
28 people in other group homes in 2000
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Maryland average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Robinwood CDP (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,941117
Mainline Protestant21,83779
Catholic9,3508
Other2,24411
Orthodox1632
Black Protestant972
None91,798-
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: 25
Washington County:

1.73 / 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): 15
Washington County:

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Washington County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 93
Here:

6.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

28.8%
Maryland:

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

12.9%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Robinwood:

49.9%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Robinwood:

47.0%
State:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Robinwood:

29.3
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Robinwood:

21.7%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Robinwood:

12.8%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Robinwood:

6.8
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
Robinwood:

36.8%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

56.4%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.1%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Robinwood, MD Residents

5.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,542 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($303 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.04%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Frederick County, MD  1.34% ($42,546 average AGI)
from Franklin County, PA  0.51% ($33,129)
from Berkeley County, WV  0.37% ($34,255)


5.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($301 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Frederick County, MD  0.85% ($45,063 average AGI)
to Franklin County, PA  0.63% ($40,017)
to Berkeley County, WV  0.62% ($38,745)

Strongest AM radio stations in Robinwood:

  • WARK (1490 AM; 1 kW; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MANNING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAG (1410 AM; 1 kW; HALFWAY, MD; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WJEJ (1240 AM; 1 kW; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HAGERSTOWN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTRI (1520 AM; daytime; 17 kW; BRUNSWICK, MD; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFMD (930 AM; 5 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXTR (820 AM; 4 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WHGT (1380 AM; 1 kW; WAYNESBORO, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Robinwood:

  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WARX (106.9 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MANNING BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WFRE (99.9 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W219BX (91.7 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WDLD (96.7 FM; HALFWAY, MD; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKMZ (95.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWVZ (103.9 FM; BRADDOCK HEIGHTS, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WCRH (90.5 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WQCM (94.3 FM; GREENCASTLE, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLTF (97.5 FM; MARTINSBURG, WV; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSRT (92.1 FM; MERCERSBURG, PA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WAFY (103.1 FM; MIDDLETOWN, MD; Owner: FREDERICK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • W228BA (93.5 FM; LEESBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WIKZ (95.1 FM; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WINC-FM (92.5 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRM (91.3 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: TIMBER RIDGE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W228AB (93.5 FM; PARAMOUNT, ETC., MD; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Robinwood:

  • W42CK (Channel 42; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING)
  • WHAG-TV (Channel 25; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: QUORUM OF MARYLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWPB (Channel 31; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W51CY (Channel 51; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W52AS (Channel 52; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$184,59117$243,60894$214,9787$112,7817$188,4510$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$69,1602$113,58510$242,4640$01$283,9600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$220,1401$163,63033$230,1174$69,3032$140,5751$117,520
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$276,0902$102,34016$239,9971$16,8701$56,2300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$310,1104$249,1000$02$228,2950$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$148,4451$153,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$226,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$139,450
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (71%)
  • Utility gas (21%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Robinwood compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

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  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Africa (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a ferryboat to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Trinidad and Tobago (population 500+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Pakistan (population 500+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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