Savage, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 7,054.
Males: 3,337  (47.3%)
Females: 3,717  (52.7%)
Median resident age:

39.0 years
Maryland median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 20763.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $111,473
Savage:

$111,473
MD:

$80,776

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $51,394

Savage CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $444,500
Savage:

$444,500
MD:

$312,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $341,956; detached houses: $382,129; townhouses or other attached units: $257,743

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,397.

March 2019 cost of living index in Savage: 131.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.8%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Black residents, 13.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Savage, MD (2010)
    • 3,57350.7%White alone
    • 1,94727.6%Black alone
    • 6589.3%Asian alone
    • 5658.0%Hispanic
    • 2683.8%Two or more races
    • 220.3%American Indian alone
    • 210.3%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Savage, Maryland as of February 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Savage is 2,114 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: African (8.1%), German (6.8%), American (6.2%), Italian (4.3%), English (3.9%), British (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

1,070 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 2.9% Africa).

This place:

16.7%
Maryland:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,065 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,446 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MD (4.9 miles , pop. 88,254).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (16.2 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (107.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Savage-Guilford, MD (0.6 miles ),
North Laurel, MD (1.4 miles ),
Jessup, MD (1.6 miles ),
Georgetown, MD (1.7 miles),
Maryland City, MD (1.8 miles ),
Laurel, MD (1.8 miles ),
Pleasant Grove, MD (1.9 miles ),
Scaggsville, MD (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 39.14 N, Longitude: 76.82 W

Distribution of median household income in Savage, MD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Savage, MD in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Maryland:

3.9%
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 90.6. This is worse than average.

City:

90.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.266. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.266
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.277. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.277
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
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 5.7 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 9.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.11
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

Savage-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Savage place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

On 6/9/1961, a category F3 tornado 11.8 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Savage-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 85% 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 92.5 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 248.9 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 122.2 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 93.0 miles away from Savage center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 285.0 miles away from Savage center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 356.9 miles away from Savage 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 Howard County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Savage:

  • GENTIVA CERTIFIED HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; COLUMBIA, MD)
  • KIDNEY CARE OF LAUREL (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • LORIEN NURSING AND REHAB CTR - ELKRIDGE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ELKRIDGE, MD)
  • CHERRY LANE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • PATUXENT RIVER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • LAUREL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • DAVITA - CEDAR LANE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; COLUMBIA, MD)

Amtrak stations near Savage:

  • 8 miles: BWI AIRPORT RAIL STATION (BALTIMORE, AMTRAK WAY) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: NEW CARROLLTON (4300 GARDEN CITY DR.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: BALTIMORE (1500 N. CHARLES ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Savage:

  • Howard Community College (about 6 miles; Columbia, MD; Full-time enrollment: 6,528)
  • Bowie State University (about 9 miles; Bowie, MD; FT enrollment: 4,517)
  • University of Maryland-Baltimore County (about 11 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 11,160)
  • University of Maryland-College Park (about 13 miles; College Park, MD; FT enrollment: 32,734)
  • University of Maryland-University College (about 13 miles; Adelphi, MD; FT enrollment: 25,040)
  • Coppin State University (about 15 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • University of Maryland-Baltimore (about 16 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 3,162)

Private elementary/middle school in Savage:

  • BETHEL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 329, Location: 8455 SAVAGE GUILFORD RD, Grades: PK-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Savage: Savage Industrial Park (A), Savage Mill (B), Savage Town Hall (C), Savage Community Library (D), Savage Fire Station (E), Howard County Fire Department Station 6 Savage (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Savage include: Bethel Assembly of God Church (A), Grace Church (B), Savage Baptist Church (C), Savage United Methodist Church (D), Guilford Road Church (E), Saint Mary Cortic Orthodox Church (F), Countryside Fellowship Church (G), Bethel Christian Academy (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

River: Middle Patuxent River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Savage include: Savage Mill Historic District (1), Savage Park (2), Guilford Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: 410-792-2820 (8600 Foundry St.).

Howard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

68.3%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
29 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Savage:

Marital status in Savage, MD
  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 54.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Savage:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Maryland average:

12.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Savage
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Savage, MD (based on Howard County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic54,0588
Evangelical Protestant33,40398
Mainline Protestant24,57158
Other8,16323
Black Protestant2,33211
Orthodox1,0653
None163,493-
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: 42
This county:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Here:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 150
Howard County:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.9%
Maryland:

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

16.4%
Maryland:

15.5%

8.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($85,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.97%
Maryland average:

6.88%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,031 average AGI)
Howard County:

0.10%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Baltimore County, MD  1.21% ($78,145 average AGI)
from Prince George's County, MD  1.09% ($61,515)
from Anne Arundel County, MD  1.06% ($74,966)


8.89% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($83,524 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.89%
Maryland average:

7.35%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,371 average AGI)
Howard County:

0.14%
Maryland average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Anne Arundel County, MD  1.17% ($84,036 average AGI)
to Baltimore County, MD  1.11% ($61,598)
to Prince George's County, MD  0.66% ($53,160)

Businesses in Savage, MD

  • Decora Cabinetry: 4
  • FedEx: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 6

Strongest AM radio stations in Savage:

  • 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.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WILC (900 AM; 2 kW; LAUREL, MD; Owner: ILC CORPORATION)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Savage:

  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WRBS (95.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: PETER & JOHN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFSI (107.9 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WERQ-FM (92.3 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBJC (91.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WYPR (88.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WYPR LICENSE HOLDING LLC)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)

TV broadcast stations around Savage:

  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL-TV (Channel 11; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WBAL HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMAR-TV (Channel 2; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, 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.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • W63BP (Channel 63; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W61BY (Channel 61; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
Savage fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Savage fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 112ft / 34.4mTotal length
  • 415,487Total average daily traffic
  • 22,236Total average daily truck traffic
  • 215,300Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Savage, MD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11960-1969
  • 101980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Savage, MD

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Savage)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Savage, MD)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • WWTP, 8900 Greenwood Place (Lat: 39.126111 Lon: -76.810278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 113 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WPSK627,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/23/2011, Expiration Date: 06/04/2021, Certifier: David J Wise, Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services, Inc, 818 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Email:
  • WWTP, 8900 Greenwood Place (Lat: 39.126111 Lon: -76.810278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 113 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WQAP796,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11605.0 MHz, 6585.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2014, Expiration Date: 07/15/2024, Certifier: Thomas H Miller, Registrant: State Of Maryland, Miemss, 653 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, Phone: (410) 706-3668, Fax: (410) 706-8528, Email:
  • WDCFP32, 8414 Baltimore Washington Blvd. (Lat: 39.151806 Lon: -76.803333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.3 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQFD365, Licensee ID: L01728370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11685.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/20/2006, Expiration Date: 06/20/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • MD-BAL0205C, 8900 Greenwood Place (Lat: 39.126111 Lon: -76.810278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 113 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WQKW487,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/06/2009, Expiration Date: 10/06/2019, Cancellation Date: 01/02/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Savage)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
Fire incident types in Savage, MD

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Savage, MD
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Savage, MD
  • 64.7%Electricity
  • 16.5%Utility gas
  • 16.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Savage, MD
  • 71.1%Electricity
  • 21.8%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used


Savage compared to Maryland state average:

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

Savage on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sierra Leone (population 500+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ghana (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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