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Population in 2012: 710 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.7%
 

Males: 381  (53.8%)
Females: 329  (46.2%)

Median resident age:  42.8 years
Maryland median age:  34.4 years

Zip codes: 21782.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $61,251 (it was $41,786 in 2000)
Sharpsburg:

$61,251
MD:

$71,122
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,627

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $167,994 (it was $97,500 in 2000)
Sharpsburg:

$167,994
MD:

$279,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $259,311; Detached houses: $258,581; Townhouses or other attached units: $276,057; In 2-unit structures: $362,499; Mobile homes: $100,384

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,146.

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  • White alone - 660 (93.6%)
  • Two or more races - 26 (3.7%)
  • Hispanic - 15 (2.1%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sharpsburg: 106.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (45.8%), Irish (15.3%), English (6.6%), French (6.0%), Polish (3.1%), Scottish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1832

Elevation: 413 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 3,205 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Sharpsburg:

  • High school or higher: 91.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sharpsburg town:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.8%
Maryland:  14.3%



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Sharpsburg, Maryland as of September 18, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Sharpsburg to the number of sex offenders is 118 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,422 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,359 (0.6%)

Sharpsburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (17.7 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (54.5 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (143.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Antietam, MD (1.7 miles) , Mercersville, MD (1.7 miles) , Eakles Mill, MD (1.9 miles) , Keedysville, MD (1.9 miles ), Shepherdstown, WV (1.9 miles ), Mount Briar, MD (1.9 miles) , Bakersville, MD (2.0 miles) , Shepherdstown district, WV (2.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $189,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Latitude: 39.46 N, Longitude: 77.75 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.4%
Maryland:

7.0%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+5.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Computer specialists (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Sharpsburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the Sharpsburg town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.2 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sharpsburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Maryland state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from Sharpsburg center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

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, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Samuel G. Havermale - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Sharpsburg:

  • CANTERBURY CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV)
  • REEDERS MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BOONSBORO, MD)
  • FAHRNEY-KEEDY MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BOONSBORO, MD)

Political contributions by individuals in Sharpsburg, MD

Amtrak stations near Sharpsburg:

  • 8 miles: HAGERSTOWN (GREYHOUND STA., 10527 SHARPSTOWN PK.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar.
  • 10 miles: HARPERS FERRY (POTOMAC ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 12 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 Sharpsburg:

  • Shepherd University (about 4 miles; Shepherdstown, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,351)
  • American Public University System (about 14 miles; Charles Town, WV; FT enrollment: 5,448)
  • Frederick Community College (about 18 miles; Frederick, MD; FT enrollment: 2,359)
  • Shenandoah University (about 30 miles; Winchester, VA; FT enrollment: 2,432)
  • Gettysburg College (about 38 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,517)
  • Montgomery College (about 40 miles; Rockville, MD; FT enrollment: 10,379)
  • Lord Fairfax Community College (about 41 miles; Middletown, VA; FT enrollment: 2,061)

Public elementary/middle school in Sharpsburg:

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Notable locations in Sharpsburg: Sharpsburg Volunteer Fire Company (A), Sharpsburg Area Emergency Medical Services Station 19 (B), Sharpsburg Town Hall (C), Sharpsburg Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sharpsburg include: Christ Reformed Church (A), First Church of God (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Antietam National Cemetery (1), Reformed Cemetery (2), First Methodist Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Jacob Rohrbach Inn (138 West Main Street).

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 35.1. This is about average.
City:

35.1
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.6
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 29.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

29.1
U.S.:

24.2


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.5%
(1.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.4%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Sharpsburg, MD

Sharpsburg compared to Maryland state average:

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


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Banks with branches in Sharpsburg (2011 data):

  • Jefferson Security Bank: Sharpsburg Office Branch at 103 West Main Street, branch established on 2006/09/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $274.7 mil, Deposits: $251.5 mil, headquarters in Shepherdstown, WV, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Sharpsburg travel time to work - commute


Sharpsburg mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (54%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Sharpsburg town (based on Washington County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.74%
Here44.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristAssemblies of God
Adherents18.2%18.1%14.5%5.2%4.2%
Congregations13.9%4.8%10.7%5.9%3.2%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Church of the BrethrenSouthern Baptist ConventionOther
Adherents4.0%3.8%3.5%3.4%25.1%
Congregations4.8%2.7%5.9%5.3%42.8%
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: 25
Here:

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.
Maryland:

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
This county:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.43 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

10.2%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.8%
State:

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

12.9%
Maryland:

15.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$5,555$66,6601$2,431
Other Government Administration 1$3,738$44,8561$359
Police Protection - Officers 3$12,824$51,2960$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,541
Streets and Highways 2$4,435$26,6100$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,983$35,7960$0
Water Supply 2$6,124$36,7440$0
Totals for Government 10$35,659$42,7913$4,331

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

  • Current Operations - Fire Protection: $40,000 ($56.34)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($46.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($29.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($28.17)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($19.72)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($12.68)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($9.86)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($9.86)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($5.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($5.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($25.35)
    General Public Building: $10,000 ($14.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($9.86)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $48,000 ($67.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($9.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $63,000 ($88.73)
  • Tax - Property: $40,000 ($56.34)
    NEC: $4,000 ($5.63)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $293,000 ($412.68)

7.23% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,964 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Maryland average:

7.95%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($414 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.09%
Maryland average:

0.25%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Frederick County, MD  2.30% ($49,550 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, MD  0.84% ($53,281)
from Franklin County, PA  0.47% ($34,733)


6.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,417 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
Maryland average:

8.13%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($190 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.04%
Maryland average:

0.13%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Franklin County, PA  1.32% ($51,267 average AGI)
to Frederick County, MD  0.79% ($37,246)
to Berkeley County, WV  0.58% ($43,625)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sharpsburg:

  • WTRI (1520 AM; daytime; 17 kW; BRUNSWICK, MD; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WXTR (820 AM; 4 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WFMD (930 AM; 5 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WMRE (1550 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTOWN, WV; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sharpsburg:

  • 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)
  • WWVZ (103.9 FM; BRADDOCK HEIGHTS, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WLTF (97.5 FM; MARTINSBURG, WV; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAFY (103.1 FM; MIDDLETOWN, MD; Owner: FREDERICK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WCRH (90.5 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • W228BA (93.5 FM; LEESBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WKMZ (95.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WINC-FM (92.5 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRM (91.3 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: TIMBER RIDGE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WXVA-FM (98.3 FM; CHARLES TOWN, WV; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDLD (96.7 FM; HALFWAY, MD; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSRT (92.1 FM; MERCERSBURG, PA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WQCM (94.3 FM; GREENCASTLE, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSHC (89.7 FM; SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV; Owner: SHEPHERD COLLEGE BOARD OF GOVERNORS)

TV broadcast stations around Sharpsburg:

  • 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)
  • W52AS (Channel 52; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWPX (Channel 60; MARTINSBURG, WV; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON-60 LICENSE, INC.)
  • W44AA (Channel 44; MARTINSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Sharpsburg, Maryland:
  • Fatal accident count: 18
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 26
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 8
  • Fatalities: 20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 41
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Maryland average:
  • Fatal accident count: 266
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 385
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 64
  • Fatalities: 286
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 689
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 93
See more detailed statistics of Sharpsburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12
Total length: 21 meters (69ft)
Total costs: $1,396,000
Total average daily traffic: 6,890
Total average daily truck traffic: 312
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 11,863

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 3
  • 1900-1909: 0
  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 3
  • 1930-1939: 0
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Sharpsburg, MD


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 121 West High Street (Lat: 39.454833 Lon: -77.749694), Type: Tank, Structure height: 50.9 m, Overall height: 53.9 m, Call Sign: KNKA779, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/07/2008, Expiration Date: 11/27/2018, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Edward T Richardson, 5404 Mondell Road (Lat: 39.463250 Lon: -77.756472), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 33.5 m
    Registrant: 2024207300, Mhofe@libertytowers.Com, 51 MONROE STREET, SUITE PE 7
  • Edward T Richardson, 5404 Mondell Road (Lat: 39.463250 Lon: -77.756472), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 33.5 m
    Registrant: 2024207300, Mhofe@libertytowers.Com, 51 MONROE STREET, SUITE PE 7

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Antietam Aei Near Rr Mp H14.5 (Lat: 39.447083 Lon: -77.773917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WPUA485
    Assigned Frequencies: 910.000 MHz, 911.500 MHz, 918.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/12/2012, Expiration Date: 01/23/2022, Certifier: Jerry R Celio
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne / Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 110 W Chapline St (Lat: 39.458167 Lon: -77.752500), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KXM967, Licensee ID: L00026037
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8000 MHz, 33.8400 MHz, 33.8600 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/02/2004, Expiration Date: 11/14/2014
    Registrant: County Of Washington, 35 W. Washington St Suite 104, Hagerstown, MD 21742, Phone: (240) 313-2070, Fax: (240) 313-2071
  • SHARPSBURG WT, Intersection Of High And Hall St (Lat: 39.454833 Lon: -77.749722), Type: Tank, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQJX860
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.650 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2009, Expiration Date: 02/06/2019, Certifier: Peter K Loewenheim
    Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc., 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:
  • Lat: 39.496417 Lon: -77.795056, Call Sign: WQNX825
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.532 MHz, 159.607 MHz, 159.922 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/30/2011, Expiration Date: 06/30/2021, Certifier: Harold M Cornell Jr
    Registrant: R&r Communications, 15740 Falling Waters Road, Williamsport, MD 21795-2100, Phone: (301) 582-4700, Fax: (301) 223-7470, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Sharpsburg, Lat: 39.454833 Lon: -77.749722, Type: Tank, Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: WQHP748
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2007, Expiration Date: 09/28/2017, Certifier: Richard D Berg
    Registrant: State Of Maryland, Miemss, 653 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, Phone: (410) 706-3668, Fax: (410) 706-8528, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sharpsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6933D , Serial Number: 22-4861, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1957
    Registrant (Individual): David W Beans, 16610 Powell Rd, Sharpsburg, MD 21782



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$183,470
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 42
  • Hazardous Condition: 34
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Sharpsburg


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sharpsburg, MD

Most common first names in Sharpsburg, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles2876.3 years
Mary2682.4 years
John2573.1 years
Robert1869.7 years
William1569.0 years
James1471.3 years
Margaret1478.3 years
Harry1371.4 years
Martha1279.1 years
David1263.6 years
Most common last names in Sharpsburg, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jamison2172.5 years
Myers1674.0 years
Miller1471.9 years
Crampton1473.3 years
Delauney1479.1 years
Grim1378.8 years
Churchey1177.9 years
Bussard1072.8 years
Bender1080.0 years
Marshall970.9 years

Sharpsburg on our top lists:

  • #77 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Timothy Wayne Bumgarner (15)
  • Timothy W. Bumgarner (4)
  • Tim W. Bumgarner (2)
  • Rex L. Sturm (1)
  • William Walsh (1)
  • Ronald E. White (1)
  • David Allen Fraticelli (1)

Total of 25 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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