Westernport, Maryland

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Population in 2017: 1,767 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.0%
 
Males: 863  (48.9%)
Females: 904  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Maryland median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 21562.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,511 (it was $23,681 in 2000)
Westernport:

$47,511
MD:

$78,945

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,831 (it was $12,503 in 2000)

Westernport town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $76,836 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Westernport:

$76,836
MD:

$306,900

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $117,179; detached houses: $128,332; townhouses or other attached units: $29,365

Median gross rent in 2016: $769.

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.2%
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  • Races in Westernport, MD (2010)
    • 1,85698.3%White alone
    • 120.6%Two or more races
    • 100.5%Black alone
    • 80.4%Hispanic
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Westernport, Maryland as of August 24, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Westernport is 194 to 1.


Crime rates in Westernport by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(50.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(48.0)
1
(48.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(144.0)
20
(973.2)
10
(484.7)
1
(49.4)
4
(202.9)
2
(102.6)
1
(51.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(384.1)
16
(778.6)
14
(678.6)
6
(296.2)
13
(659.6)
13
(666.7)
9
(466.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(960.2)
21
(1,022)
26
(1,260)
19
(937.8)
41
(2,080)
29
(1,487)
16
(829.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(144.0)
3
(146.0)
1
(48.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(102.6)
1
(51.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(144.0)
3
(146.0)
2
(96.9)
1
(49.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 311.5)124.2316.3237.568.1210.6134.9121.8

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Crime rate in Westernport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
Maryland average:

2.75
March 2016 cost of living index in Westernport: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (17.9%), German (15.8%), Irish (8.7%), Italian (8.0%), English (7.7%), European (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1859

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 0.88 square miles.

Population density: 2,003 people per square mile   (low).

Westernport,MD real estate house value index trend

Westernport, Maryland map

10 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
Maryland:

14.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,045 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,160 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (82.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (210.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Piedmont, WV (0.7 miles ),
Franklin, MD (0.9 miles ),
Luke, MD (1.0 miles),
Bloomington, MD (1.3 miles ),
Barton, MD (1.8 miles ),
Moscow, MD (2.1 miles ),
Keyser, WV (2.2 miles ),
McCoole, MD (2.2 miles )
.

Latitude: 39.49 N, Longitude: 79.04 W

Area code: 301

Distribution of median household income in Westernport, MD in 2016
Distribution of house value in Westernport, MD in 2016
Westernport satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $133,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $76,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $232,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $232,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Westernport, MD residents
Average permit cost in Westernport, MD
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
Maryland:

3.9%
Most common industries in Westernport, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Paper (16.6%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Paper (26.4%)
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Educational services (16.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Paper (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Westernport, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Construction laborers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.4%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (5.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.3%)

Average climate in Westernport, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Westernport, Maryland environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.2. This is better than average.

City:

59.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.126. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.126
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.78. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.78
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.09. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.09
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.81. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.81
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Westernport-area historical tornado activity is below Maryland state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Westernport town center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 5/19/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Westernport-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 83% 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 155.8 miles away from Westernport center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 183.8 miles away from Westernport center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 278.4 miles away from Westernport center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 145.2 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) earthquake occurred 169.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 193.2 miles away from Westernport center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Allegany County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Westernport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Westernport:

  • MORAN MANOR NSG HM (200 CLAYTON AVE)
  • MORAN MANOR NURSING HOME (25701 SHADY LANE S. W.)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Westernport:

  • CORNELL STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; KEYSER, WV)
  • HEARTLAND OF KEYSER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; KEYSER, WV)
  • HOSPICE OF POTOMAC VALLEY HOSP (Hospital, about 5 miles away; KEYSER, WV)
  • NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; KEYSER, WV)
  • EGLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LONACONING, MD)
  • FROSTBURG HOSPITAL ECF (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; FROSTBURG, MD)
  • WEST MD HEALTH SYST FROSTBURG NRSG AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; FROSTBURG, MD)

Amtrak station near Westernport:

  • 19 miles: CUMBERLAND (E. HARRISON ST. & QUEEN CITY DR.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westernport:

  • Frostburg State University (about 13 miles; Frostburg, MD; Full-time enrollment: 4,944)
  • Allegany College of Maryland (about 21 miles; Cumberland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • West Virginia University (about 50 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 27,429)
  • Lord Fairfax Community College (about 52 miles; Middletown, VA; FT enrollment: 4,144)
  • Shenandoah University (about 53 miles; Winchester, VA; FT enrollment: 3,010)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 56 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 59 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)

Public elementary/middle school in Westernport:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Westernport: Westernport Police Department (A), Potomac Fire Company 2 Incorporated (B), Tri - Town Ambulance and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Westernport: Saint Peters Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Georges Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Allegany County (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 66 Main Street), Westernport Heritage Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 117 Maryland Avenue).

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

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

TOWN OF WESTERNPORT (Population served: 2,200, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2011)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JAN-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2009)
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • One other older monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.7%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.7%
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: 0.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Westernport (2011 data):

  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Westernport Branch at 51 Main Street, branch established on 1963/11/20. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Westernport:

Marital status in Westernport, MD
  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 49.9%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

For population 25 years and over in Westernport:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 13.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Maryland average:

12.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Westernport
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Westernport, MD (based on Allegany County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant13,96466
Evangelical Protestant11,01574
Catholic8,83810
Other1,2007
Black Protestant2892
None39,781-
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: 19
This county:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Allegany County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
Here:

7.16 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

12.5%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.9%
Maryland:

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

13.0%
Maryland:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Westernport:

51.7%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Westernport:

48.6%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Westernport:

28.3
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Westernport:

21.0%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.5%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Westernport:

7.0
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
Westernport:

38.0%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Here:

54.1%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Westernport:

81.1%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Westernport, MD Residents
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
Other and Unallocable 7$9,868$16,9171$500
Streets and Highways 5$16,966$40,7180$0
Water Supply 3$18,003$72,0120$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 15$44,837$35,8701$500

Westernport government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $802,000 ($453.88)
    Sewerage: $382,000 ($216.19)
    Regular Highways: $235,000 ($132.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $130,000 ($73.57)
    Police Protection: $94,000 ($53.20)
    General - Other: $80,000 ($45.27)
    Financial Administration: $53,000 ($29.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($7.92)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($7.36)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($3.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $29,000 ($16.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $16,000 ($9.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $332,000 ($187.89)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $210,000 ($118.85)

Westernport government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $290,000 ($164.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $137,000 ($77.53)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $173,000 ($97.91)
    Water Utilities: $155,000 ($87.72)
    Housing and Community Development: $14,000 ($7.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $107,000 ($60.55)
    Highways: $2,000 ($1.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $55,000 ($31.13)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.70)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($1.70)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($1.13)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $582,000 ($329.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $1,109,000 ($627.62)
    Highways: $40,000 ($22.64)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($20.37)
    Other: $16,000 ($9.05)
  • Tax - Property: $333,000 ($188.46)
    Public Utility License: $18,000 ($10.19)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000 ($1.70)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($0.57)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($0.57)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.57)

Westernport government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,555,000 ($5407.47)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,463,000 ($5355.40)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $260,000 ($147.14)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $168,000 ($95.08)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $130,000 ($73.57)
    End of Fiscal Year: $130,000 ($73.57)

Westernport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $76,000 ($43.01)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $661,000 ($374.08)

3.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Maryland average:

6.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Mineral County, WV  0.50% ($31,585 average AGI)
from Garrett County, MD  0.30% ($44,338)
from Washington County, MD  0.17% ($32,512)


3.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,242 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.98%
Maryland average:

7.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mineral County, WV  0.65% ($38,646 average AGI)
to Garrett County, MD  0.35% ($39,942)
to Washington County, MD  0.17% ($28,610)
Businesses in Westernport, MD
NameCountNameCount
La-Z-Boy1Subway1
McDonald's1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Westernport:

  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WKLP (1390 AM; 1 kW; KEYSER, WV; Owner: STARCAST SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WCBC (1270 AM; 5 kW; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: CUMBERLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westernport:

  • WWPN (101.1 FM; WESTERNPORT, MD; Owner: ERNEST F. SANTMYIRE)
  • WFWM (91.9 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WROG (102.9 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: TSCHUDY RADIO, INC)
  • WKGO (106.1 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WLIC (97.1 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WQZK-FM (94.1 FM; KEYSER, WV; Owner: STARCAST SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WDZN (100.1 FM; ROMNEY, WV; Owner: CHARTER EQUITIES, INC.)
  • WCBC-FM (107.1 FM; KEYSER, WV; Owner: PROSPERITAS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, L P)
  • WFRB-FM (105.3 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • W242AD (96.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKHJ (104.5 FM; MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, MD; Owner: SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS, INC.)
  • WQZS (93.3 FM; MEYERSDALE, PA; Owner: ROGER WAHL)
  • WAIJ (90.3 FM; GRANTSVILLE, MD; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WQWV (103.7 FM; FISHER, WV; Owner: MCGUIRE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WVSB (104.1 FM; ROMNEY, WV; Owner: WEST VA. SCHS. FOR DEAF AND BLIND)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTRM (91.3 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: TIMBER RIDGE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WWHC (92.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WKMM (96.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: MARPAT CORPORATION)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Westernport:

  • WGPT (Channel 36; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W43BP (Channel 43; CRESAPTOWN, MD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48AA (Channel 48; KEYSER, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Westernport fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Westernport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 20.3mTotal length
  • $44,000Total costs
  • 21,919Total average daily traffic
  • 1,693Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,820Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Westernport)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Horserock Hill 1 Mi E (Lat: 39.480639 Lon: -79.025028), Call Sign: WNJY543,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz, Grant Date: 11/29/2016, Expiration Date: 10/29/2026, Registrant: Twr Communications, Inc., 549 N. Centre Street, Cumberland, MD 21501, Phone: (301) 777-2692, Fax: (301) 777-7845, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Town Maintenance Garage Chestnut St (Lat: 39.491750 Lon: -79.041972), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPGR482,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.0800 MHz, 39.2400 MHz, 39.2600 MHz, Grant Date: 12/16/2014, Expiration Date: 03/03/2025, Registrant: Maryland Dept. Of State Police, 7755 Washington Blvd, Jessup, MD 20794, Phone: (410) 799-3466, Fax: (410) 799-3853, Email:
  • Police Headquarters 4 Washington (Lat: 39.485917 Lon: -79.045306), Call Sign: WYE629,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.1000 MHz, 39.2400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/03/2015, Expiration Date: 12/19/2025, Registrant: Maryand Dept. Of State Police, 7755 Washington Blvd, Jessup, MD 20794, Phone: (410) 799-3466, Fax: (410) 799-3853, Email:
  • .6 Mi Ne Of Sr 135 (Lat: 30.486139 Lon: -79.086917), Type: Building, Structure height: 2 m, Overall height: 2.4 m, Call Sign: WPWK257,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, Grant Date: 09/12/2012, Expiration Date: 12/04/2022, Certifier: Marc Dwyer, Registrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksovnille, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:
  • 182 Church Street (Lat: 39.481667 Lon: -79.040278), Call Sign: WQBI903,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz... (+20 more), Grant Date: 10/16/2004, Expiration Date: 10/16/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2014, Certifier: Beth Cotner, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • 22618 Mountain Top Road (Lat: 39.480333 Lon: -79.059722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106 m, Call Sign: WQQM828, Licensee ID: L00001771,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.047 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2013, Expiration Date: 01/29/2023, Certifier: George E Ryan Ii, Registrant: State Of Maryland, Dnr, 580 Taylor Ave, E-3, Annapolis, MD 21401, Phone: (410) 260-8843, Fax: (410) 260-8878, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • ROCK STREET, 26115 Rock Street (Lat: 39.487806 Lon: -79.061944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQJC397,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2018, Expiration Date: 07/23/2028, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • BLOOMINGTON, 26115 Rock Street Sw (Lat: 39.487806 Lon: -79.061944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQTR919,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/01/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • 69291A, 26115 Rock Street (Lat: 39.487833 Lon: -79.062222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WRCK230, Licensee ID: L01689727,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6375.14 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 10/23/2018, Expiration Date: 10/23/2028, Certifier: Charles F Crizer Jr, Registrant: Shenandoah Personal Communications, LLC, 500 Shentel Way, Edinburg, VA 22824, Phone: (540) 984-5286, Fax: (540) 984-8192, Email:
  • TWR004, 22618 Mountain Top Road (Lat: 39.480333 Lon: -79.059722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106 m, Call Sign: WRDJ363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/2019, Expiration Date: 05/13/2029, Certifier: Brandon G Sloan, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westernport)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$138,7601$17,560
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0022.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$45,580
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0022.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Westernport, MD
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Westernport, MD - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 27
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 3
Fire incident types in Westernport, MD

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Westernport, MD
Most common first names in Westernport, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6971.7 years
Mary6281.3 years
James5671.9 years
William5169.5 years
Charles4473.8 years
Robert3770.5 years
Harry2976.5 years
Anna2580.6 years
Margaret2580.0 years
Joseph2278.2 years
Most common last names in Westernport, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller3575.1 years
Wilson3176.1 years
Fazenbaker2979.4 years
Clark2773.9 years
Grove2677.2 years
Martin2275.3 years
Michael1975.7 years
Smith1777.8 years
Wilt1672.9 years
Taylor1674.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Westernport, MD
  • 76.9%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 5.4%Wood
  • 4.0%Coal or coke
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Westernport, MD
  • 86.7%Utility gas
  • 21.4%Electricity
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Westernport compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below 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 significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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