West Laurel, Maryland

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Population in 2010: 4,230. Population change since 2000: +3.6%
Males: 2,048  (48.4%)
Females: 2,182  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  44.7 years
Maryland median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 20707.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $117,818 (it was $83,663 in 2000)
West Laurel:

$117,818
MD:

$78,945

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $43,582 (it was $32,067 in 2000)

West Laurel CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $385,471 (it was $177,200 in 2000)
West Laurel:

$385,471
MD:

$306,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $357,024; Detached houses: $353,526

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,275.

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  • Races in West Laurel, MD (2016)

    West Laurel races chart
    • 2,61860.1%White alone
    • 63114.5%Hispanic
    • 60013.8%Black alone
    • 1994.6%Asian alone
    • 1934.4%Two or more races
    • 320.7%Other race alone
    • 10.02%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in West Laurel: 131.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (11.2%), Irish (8.0%), Sierra Leonean (3.7%), American (3.4%), French Canadian (3.2%), German (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 4.06 square miles.

Population density: 1,042 people per square mile   (low).

West Laurel,MD real estate house value index trend

West Laurel, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in West Laurel:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Laurel CDP:

  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

776 residents are foreign born (8.4% Latin America, 4.5% Africa, 2.6% Asia, 1.9% Europe).

This place:

17.8%
Maryland:

14.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,954 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $4,261 (1.1%)

West Laurel satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MD (6.8 miles , pop. 88,254).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (15.0 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (111.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Laurel, MD (1.4 miles ), Burtonsville, MD (1.5 miles ), North Laurel, MD (1.6 miles ), Scaggsville, MD (1.6 miles ), Konterra, MD (1.6 miles ), Fulton, MD (1.8 miles ), South Laurel, MD (1.8 miles ), Fairland, MD (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 39.11 N, Longitude: 76.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,398 (-55.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 227 (9.5%)

West Laurel household income distribution West Laurel home values distribution

Property values in West Laurel, MD

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in West Laurel, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

West Laurel, Maryland average temperatures West Laurel, Maryland average precipitation West Laurel, Maryland humidity West Laurel, Maryland wind speed West Laurel, Maryland snowfall West Laurel, Maryland sunshine West Laurel, Maryland clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

West Laurel-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the West Laurel place center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

On 6/9/1961, a category F3 tornado 16.0 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Laurel-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 96.0 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 247.5 miles away from West Laurel 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 118.7 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 96.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 283.3 miles away from West Laurel center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 360.1 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 Prince George's County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near West Laurel:

  • LAUREL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • PATUXENT RIVER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • HOLY CROSS REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BURTONSVILLE, MD)
  • CHERRY LANE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • KIDNEY CARE OF LAUREL (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LAUREL, MD)
  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BELTSVILLE, MD)
  • CALVERTON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; BELTSVILLE, MD)

Amtrak stations near West Laurel:

  • 11 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.
  • 13 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.
  • 14 miles: ROCKVILLE (HUNGERFORD DR. & PARK ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Laurel:

  • Howard Community College (about 8 miles; Columbia, MD; Full-time enrollment: 6,528)
  • University of Maryland-College Park (about 9 miles; College Park, MD; FT enrollment: 32,734)
  • University of Maryland-University College (about 10 miles; Adelphi, MD; FT enrollment: 25,040)
  • Bowie State University (about 10 miles; Bowie, MD; FT enrollment: 4,517)
  • Catholic University of America (about 14 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 5,365)
  • University of Maryland-Baltimore County (about 15 miles; Baltimore, MD; FT enrollment: 11,160)
  • Montgomery College (about 15 miles; Rockville, MD; FT enrollment: 17,999)

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Notable locations in West Laurel: Willis Pumping Station (A), Laurel Employment Park (B), Maryland 95 Corporate Park (C), Laurel Employment Park (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in West Laurel: West Laurel Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Prince George's County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 99.2. This is worse than average.

City:

99.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.239. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.239
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.60. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.60
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.641. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.641
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.46
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.0%
(1.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.2% for Black residents, 23.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.9%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in West Laurel in 2010:

  • 6 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
5 people in other group homes in 2000
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Maryland average:

12.6

West Laurel travel time to work - commute West Laurel mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for West Laurel CDP (based on Prince George's County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant179,374430
Catholic83,95935
Mainline Protestant51,153156
Black Protestant48,98466
Other28,74357
Orthodox1,2186
None469,989-
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: 140
Prince George's County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 132
Prince George's County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 137
Prince George's County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 267
Here:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Prince George's County:

30.7%
Maryland:

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

16.7%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
West Laurel:

51.8%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.8%
State:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Laurel:

21.3%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
West Laurel:

9.7%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
West Laurel:

56.7%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.0%
State:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Laurel, MD Residents

6.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($476 average AGI)
Prince George's County:

0.07%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from District of Columbia, DC  1.32% ($38,661 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, MD  1.13% ($38,901)
from Anne Arundel County, MD  0.44% ($46,955)


6.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,089 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($480 average AGI)
Prince George's County:

0.08%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, MD  1.15% ($38,277 average AGI)
to District of Columbia, DC  1.06% ($32,272)
to Anne Arundel County, MD  0.56% ($51,259)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Laurel:

  • 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)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WILC (900 AM; 2 kW; LAUREL, MD; Owner: ILC CORPORATION)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WACA (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHEATON, MD; Owner: AC ACQUISITION, LLC)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Laurel:

  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPOC (93.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIYY (97.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WFSI (107.9 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRBS (95.1 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: PETER & JOHN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West Laurel:

  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W63BP (Channel 63; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • W61BY (Channel 61; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: ANNAPOLIS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 3,000Total average daily traffic
  • 150Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,750Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • From I 95 Exti Onto Westbound Sr 198 Sand Spring Road Then Take Old Gunpowder Ro (Lat: 39.084722 Lon: -76.917500), Type: Mast, Structure height: 3.3 m, Overall height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: WQCK314, Licensee ID: L00002518
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.500 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2015, Expiration Date: 03/23/2025Registrant: Prince Georges County Of

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED39$325,53826$291,615136$229,7873$115,6672$209,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$263,0000$015$231,6001$7,0001$315,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$296,3331$138,00047$310,2772$111,0001$141,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$319,6003$207,66735$291,1432$158,5003$200,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$236,0004$275,5000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8002.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$265,0002$372,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$618,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8002.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24%)
  • Electricity (16%)

West Laurel compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Trinidad and Tobago (population 500+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
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