For population 25 years and over in Whaleyville:
For population 15 years and over in Whaleyville CDP:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,250 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (76.5 miles , pop. 56,271).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (94.9 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (111.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Willards, MD (1.6 miles ), Pittsville, MD (2.4 miles ), Selbyville, DE (2.4 miles ), Powellville, MD (2.5 miles) , Berlin, MD (2.6 miles ), Bishopville, MD (2.6 miles ), Ocean Pines, MD (2.8 miles ), Frankford, DE (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 38.40 N, Longitude: 75.30 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Average climate in Whaleyville, Maryland
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Whaleyville-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Maryland state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the Whaleyville place center caused $150,000 in damages.
On 8/12/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Whaleyville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Maryland state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Worcester County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dale Wimbrow - Poet, Thomas B. McCabe - Federal Reserve chairman.
Hospitals/medical centers near Whaleyville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whaleyville:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 12.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Whaleyville compared to Maryland state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Whaleyville CDP (based on Worcester County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.21%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 19
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 151
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.52% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,826 average adjusted gross income)
2.47% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,612 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.84% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,488 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($269 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3