Willards, Maryland

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Population in 2017: 1,002 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.8%
 
Males: 453  (45.2%)
Females: 549  (54.8%)
Median resident age:

35.3 years
Maryland median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 21874.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,511 (it was $32,059 in 2000)
Willards:

$47,511
MD:

$78,945

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,349 (it was $12,745 in 2000)

Willards town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $129,849 (it was $81,000 in 2000)
Willards:

$129,849
MD:

$306,900

Median gross rent in 2016: $957.

March 2019 cost of living index in Willards: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.9%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Black residents, 7.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.0% for other race residents, 8.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Willards, MD (2010)
    • 81284.8%White alone
    • 828.6%Black alone
    • 343.5%Hispanic
    • 202.1%Two or more races
    • 70.7%Asian alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Willards, Maryland as of November 17, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Willards is 103 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (20.1%), American (17.8%), German (16.8%), Irish (8.4%), Italian (2.1%), Greek (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 39 feet

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 1,045 people per square mile   (low).

Willards,MD real estate house value index trend

Willards, Maryland map

18 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Maryland:

14.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,641 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,385 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (77.6 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (93.2 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (111.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Whaleyville, MD (1.6 miles),
Pittsville, MD (1.8 miles ),
Powellville, MD (2.1 miles),
Parsonsburg, MD (2.6 miles ),
Selbyville, DE (2.9 miles ),
Berlin, MD (2.9 miles ),
Bishopville, MD (3.0 miles ),
Newark, MD (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 38.39 N, Longitude: 75.35 W

Area codes: 443, 410

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $51,100
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $58,900
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $58,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $58,900
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $58,900
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $56,200
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,700
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $102,400
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,700
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $104,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Willards, MD residents
Average permit cost in Willards, MD
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Maryland:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +260 (+38.3%).
Most common industries in Willards, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.7%)
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Food (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.2%)
  • Food (13.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.1%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.2%)
  • Utilities (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.1%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Willards, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.3%)
  • Carpenters (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)

Average climate in Willards, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.0. This is about average.

City:

68.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.59. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.59
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00401. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00401
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Willards-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Maryland state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.6 miles away from the Willards town center caused $150,000 in damages.

On 8/12/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Willards-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Maryland state average. It is 87% 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 139.1 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 149.8 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 138.5 miles away from Willards 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 342.8 miles away from Willards center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 275.9 miles away from Willards center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 388.3 miles away from Willards 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 Wicomico County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Willards:

  • ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; BERLIN, MD)
  • ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSP COMP CARE UNIT (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BERLIN, MD)
  • BERLIN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BERLIN, MD)
  • DAVITA - BERLIN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; BERLIN, MD)
  • HEALTHSOUTH CHESAPEAKE REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SALISBURY, MD)
  • COASTAL HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SALISBURY, MD)
  • FMC - NORTH SALISBURY (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; SALISBURY, MD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Willards:

  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 9 miles; Salisbury, MD; Full-time enrollment: 2,256)
  • Salisbury University (about 15 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 22 miles; Georgetown, DE; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 23 miles; Princess Anne, MD; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Delaware State University (about 57 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 58 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • United States Naval Academy (about 74 miles; Annapolis, MD; FT enrollment: 5,681)

Public elementary/middle school in Willards:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Willards: Willards Town Hall (A), Willards Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Willards: Eden Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Willards: Willards Park and Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Wicomico County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

TOWN OF WILLARDS (Population served: 940, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.9%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.4%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Willards (2011 data):

  • The Farmers Bank of Willards: Willards Branch at 7233 Main Street, branch established on 1978/08/21; The Farmers Bank Of Willards at 7484 Market Street, branch established on 1925/01/03. Info updated 2006/10/11: Bank assets: $333.9 mil, Deposits: $276.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Willards:

Marital status in Willards, MD
  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 40.6%
  • Separated: 6.0%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

For population 25 years and over in Willards:

  • High school or higher: 81.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Maryland average:

12.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Willards, MD (based on Wicomico County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,16868
Mainline Protestant13,83464
Catholic4,6562
Other1,74910
Black Protestant9565
None61,370-
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: 15
Here:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Wicomico County:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
This county:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Wicomico County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 61
This county:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

9.6%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.9%
State:

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

16.9%
Maryland:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.4%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

39.1%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Willards:

20.6%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Willards:

14.0%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Willards:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.8%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
Willards:

52.5%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Willards:

76.9%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Willards, 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 Government Administration 6$306$6120$0
Financial Administration 2$5,950$35,7000$0
Sewerage 1$3,164$37,9680$0
Water Supply 1$3,691$44,2920$0
Totals for Government 10$13,111$15,7330$0

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $321,000 ($320.36)
    Sewerage: $238,000 ($237.52)
    General - Other: $91,000 ($90.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($44.91)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($43.91)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($30.94)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($22.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($7.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($7.98)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($3.99)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($3.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $129,000 ($128.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $159,000 ($158.68)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $168,000 ($167.66)
    Other: $51,000 ($50.90)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($34.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $43,000 ($42.91)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($13.97)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($4.99)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($2.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $196,000 ($195.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($4.99)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.00)
  • Tax - Property: $265,000 ($264.47)
    Public Utility License: $9,000 ($8.98)
    Other License: $3,000 ($2.99)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($1.00)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,313,000 ($3306.39)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,232,000 ($3225.55)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $81,000 ($80.84)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,533,000 ($2527.94)

6.30% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,415 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
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 Worcester County, MD  0.83% ($26,650 average AGI)
from Sussex County, DE  0.78% ($29,498)
from Somerset County, MD  0.64% ($33,435)


6.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,024 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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 Worcester County, MD  0.84% ($59,146 average AGI)
to Sussex County, DE  0.79% ($48,416)
to Somerset County, MD  0.50% ($31,346)

Businesses in Willards, MD

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Willards:

  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WJDY (1470 AM; 5 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKHZ (1590 AM; 1 kW; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: RADIO BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Willards:

  • WOCQ (103.9 FM; BERLIN, MD; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; OCEAN CITY-SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBH (93.5 FM; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WZEB (101.7 FM; OCEAN VIEW, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WRXS (106.9 FM; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: ATLANTIC RADIO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQJZ (97.1 FM; OCEAN PINES, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLBW (92.1 FM; FENWICK ISLAND, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOCM (98.1 FM; SELBYVILLE, DE; Owner: IRIE RADIO, INC.)
  • WWFG (99.9 FM; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOSC (95.9 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLVW-FM (105.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSDL (90.7 FM; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WJNE (103.5 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WICO-FM (97.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WKDB (95.3 FM; LAUREL, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WESM (91.3 FM; PRINCESS ANNE, MD; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, EASTERN SHORE)
  • WSBY-FM (98.9 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXMD (92.5 FM; POCOMOKE CITY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOLC (102.5 FM; PRINCESS ANNE, MD; Owner: MARANATHA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Willards:

  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • W38BN (Channel 38; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUND.)
  • WRAV-LP (Channel 8; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WDPB (Channel 64; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WBLP-LP (Channel 22; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: OCEAN 22 BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WLWP-LP (Channel 4; MILLSBORO, ETC., DE; Owner: OCEAN 4 BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WEWE-LP (Channel 24; SUSSEX COUNTY, DE; Owner: OCEAN 60 BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • Willards, Maryland
  • Fatal accident count15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:7
  • Fatalities18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents34
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Maryland average
  • Fatal accident count5860
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents8990
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2023
  • Fatalities6432
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents14804
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents760
See more detailed statistics of Willards fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 21.1mTotal length
  • $641,000Total costs
  • 104,099Total average daily traffic
  • 8,235Total average daily truck traffic
  • 138,896Total future (year 2024) average daily traffic
New bridges in Willards, MD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11940-1949
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Willards, MD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Greenbranch 1.5 Mi N Of Bethel Rd (Lat: 38.444556 Lon: -75.344083), Call Sign: WNDV628, Licensee ID: L00124895,
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.012 MHz, 857.012 MHz, 858.012 MHz, 859.012 MHz, 860.012 MHz, Grant Date: 10/04/1996, Expiration Date: 10/04/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2006, Registrant: Nextel Communications Of The Mid Atlantic Inc, 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Rt 354 1/4 Mi N Rt 50 (Lat: 38.389556 Lon: -75.343528), Call Sign: KFB945, Licensee ID: L00035626,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.4800 MHz, 33.8000 MHz, 33.9800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/2000, Expiration Date: 06/05/2005, Cancellation Date: 10/28/2003, Registrant: County Of Wicomico, 401 Naylor Mill Rd Ste 300, Salisbury, MD 21801, Phone: (410) 548-4920
  • Lat: 38.391667 Lon: -75.348889, Call Sign: WPZC207,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHz, 467.237 MHz, Grant Date: 12/23/2003, Expiration Date: 12/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 02/22/2014, Certifier: Peter E Richardson, Registrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • WILLARDS, 36161 Richland Road (Lat: 38.393889 Lon: -75.357056), Type: Building, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQHR597,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19495.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/28/2017, Expiration Date: 10/16/2027, Certifier: Ian Robertson, Registrant: Wicomico County Board Of Education, 101 Long Avenue, Salisbury, MD 21804, Phone: (410) 677-4481, Fax: (410) 677-4466, Email:
  • WA54XC619, 9093 Green Branch Rd (Lat: 38.440000 Lon: -75.359944), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 58.5 m, Overall height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: WQQL837,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2013, Expiration Date: 01/23/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Willards)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$120,4102$186,395
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$250,660
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$169,380
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0106.04

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 30
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
Fire incident types in Willards, MD

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Most common first names in Willards, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1370.5 years
James1274.5 years
William1271.7 years
John1181.4 years
George1183.7 years
Helen975.8 years
Charles868.8 years
Ralph771.7 years
Mary776.6 years
Gladys670.5 years
Most common last names in Willards, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lewis2874.7 years
Davis2279.0 years
Cooper2173.4 years
Dennis1975.5 years
Baker1874.6 years
Truitt1577.5 years
Jones1476.7 years
Wilkins1476.7 years
Massey1279.0 years
Rayne1082.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Willards, MD
  • 58.5%Electricity
  • 17.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.5%Wood
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Willards, MD
  • 79.8%Electricity
  • 10.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Willards compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2019.