Calvert County, Maryland (MD)

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County population in 2012: 89,628 (61% urban, 39% rural); it was 74,563 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 21,775
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,095
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 21,676
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,003 (it was 3,771 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

32%

Land area: 215 sq. mi.

Water area: 129.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 415 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Calvert County: 133.2 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.6%), Construction (16.9%), Educational, health and social services (15.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 65%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Calvert County, Maryland:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (79.7%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (13.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Asian alone (1.4%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Maryland median age:  38.0 years
Males: 43,713  (41.4%)
Females: 45,024  (58.6%)

Calvert County,MD real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Calvert County:

2.0 people
Maryland:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $94,196 ($65,945 in 1999)

This county:

$94196
Maryland:

$72483

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $1,268 (lower quartile is $1,020, upper quartile is $1,775)
This county:

$1268
State:

$1072


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $338,500 (it was $170,800 in 2000)
Calvert:

$338,500
Maryland:

$280,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $257,500 - $456,900
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,029
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $648

Institutionalized population: 549

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Calvert County, MD map from a distance

Health of residents in Calvert County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.6. This is about average.
78.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
47.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
98.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
75.8% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 201 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 161 pounds. This is more than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 906 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2001: 886 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2002: 855 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2003: 791 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2004: 525 buildings, average cost: $172,900
  • 2005: 488 buildings, average cost: $184,400
  • 2006: 305 buildings, average cost: $165,200
  • 2007: 333 buildings, average cost: $164,600
  • 2008: 252 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2009: 260 buildings, average cost: $179,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,302 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,317 (1.0%)

Calvert County household income distribution in 2009 Calvert County home values distribution Calvert County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.5%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Black residents, 6.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.3% for American Indian residents, 3.1% for other race residents, 9.5% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.5%
Calvert County:

6.5%
Maryland:

10.1%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Black residents, 6.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.9% for American Indian residents, 2.7% for other race residents, 10.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 42 years old, American Indian residents: 47 years old, Asian residents: 40 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Area name: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Calvert County is $1080 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $1225 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1580 a month.

Cities in this county include: Chesapeake Ranch Estates-Drum Point, Chesapeake Ranch Estates, Chesapeake Beach, Drum Point, Calvert Beach-Long Beach, Huntingtown, Dunkirk, North Beach, Long Beach, Lusby.

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

2005 air pollution in Calvert County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.101 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.082 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Calvert County: Rolling Hill Farm (A), Boyds Farm (B), Camp Conoy (C), Camp Roosevelt (D), Horsmon Farm (E), Lucky Cricket Farm (F), Calvert County Landfill (G), Kings Landing Pier (H), Drum Point Lighthouse (I), North Calvert Industrial Park (J), Holland Cliff (K), Dunkirk Business Center (L), Breezy Point Marina (M), Twin Shields Golf Course (N), Leitch Wharf (O), Calvert County Industrial Park (P), Lyons Creek Wharf (Q), Williams Wharf (R), Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Powerplant (S), Neeld Estate (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Calvert County include: All Saints Church (A), Asberry Church (B), Bible Way Church (C), Brooks Church (D), Christ Church (E), Emmanuel Church (F), Middleham Chapel (G), Chesapeake Church (H), Chesapeake Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Pauls Cemetery (1), Waters Cemetery (2), All Saints Cemetery (3), Emmanuel Cemetery (4), Asberry Cemetery (5), Middleham Cemetery (6), Saint Johns Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Webster Ponds (A), Wilbur Pond (B), Hagerstown City Park Lake (C), Cove Lake (D), Cypress Swamp (E), Cove Point Marsh (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Battle Creek (A), Ben Creek (B), Cabin Branch (C), Calvert Beach Run (D), Caney Creek (E), Chew Creek (F), Fox Point Creek (G), Hungerford Creek (H), Tucker Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Calvert County include: Battle Creek Cypress Swamp County Sanctuary (1), Kings Landing Park (2), Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Nature Sanctuary (3), Calvert Cliffs State Park (4), Hallowing Point Park (5), Jefferson Patterson Historical Park (6), American Chestnut Land Trust (7), Route 260 Recreation Area (8), Cove Point Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Cove Point Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Anne Arundel County , Charles County , Prince George's County , St. Mary's County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.5%
Maryland:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 3,148
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,643 (55% naturalized citizens)

Calvert County:

2.2%
Whole state:

9.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 325
  • 1990 to 1994: 166
  • 1985 to 1989: 164
  • 1980 to 1984: 134
  • 1975 to 1979: 172
  • 1970 to 1974: 118
  • 1970 to 1974: 224
  • 1965 to 1969: 340

Mean travel time to work (commute): 39.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 39.4%

Calvert County marital status for males Calvert County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Calvert County with a mortgage: 16,680 (2,470 second mortgage, 2,122 home equity loan, 62 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,687

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

77.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Calvert County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic39,2455
Mainline Protestant7,98832
Evangelical Protestant6,77931
Other1,0763
Black Protestant-2
None33,649-
Calvert County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Calvert County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Calvert County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 43
This county:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Calvert County:

8.2%
Maryland:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Calvert County:

26.1%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.8%
State:

15.5%

Agriculture in Calvert County:

Average size of farms: 94 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $10,105
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $209.43
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 17.77%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 12.54%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $12,509
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 45.11%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $30,516
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.34%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.23
Corn for grain: 5253 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1756 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 4191 harvested acres
Vegetables: 262 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 54 acres

Tornado activity:

Calvert County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Maryland state average. It is 2010376.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 fatalities and 123 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/28/2002, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Calvert County-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 98.7 miles away from Calvert County 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 128.7 miles away from the county 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 291.2 miles away from the county 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 128.9 miles away from the county center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 99.2 miles away from Calvert County center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 92.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Calvert County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (11%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • United Kingdom (9%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • India (7%)
  • Italy (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Calvert County (%):

  • Irish (15%)
  • German (15%)
  • English (12%)
  • United States or American (12%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Calvert County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 29,150 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 6,035 (16%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 446 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 5 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 34 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 4 (0%)
  • Taxi: 4 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 12 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 18 (0%)
  • Walked: 282 (1%)
  • Other means: 197 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,369 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Calvert County, Maryland in 2000:

  • 323 people in nursing homes
  • 136 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 43 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 9 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Calvert County, Maryland in 2010:

  • 277 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 261 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 45 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 42 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 10 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $82,416.

5.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,778 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
Maryland average:

6.59%


0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,005 average AGI)
Calvert County:

0.13%
Maryland average:

0.09%

3.25% relocated from other counties in Maryland ($32,744 average AGI)
2.22% relocated from other states ($22,029 average AGI)
Calvert County:

2.22%
Maryland average:

3.25%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Anne Arundel County, MD  0.79% ($60,338 average AGI)
from Prince George's County, MD  0.79% ($60,509)
from St. Mary's County, MD  0.74% ($49,051)
from Charles County, MD  0.41% ($57,086)
from Montgomery County, MD  0.12% ($67,195)
from Baltimore County, MD  0.10% ($59,794)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.09% ($93,313)


5.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,643 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
Maryland average:

6.66%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($740 average AGI)
Calvert County:

0.07%
Maryland average:

0.11%

3.28% relocated to other counties in Maryland ($27,070 average AGI)
2.58% relocated to other states ($23,833 average AGI)
Calvert County:

2.58%
Maryland average:

3.30%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Mary's County, MD  0.86% ($48,643 average AGI)
to Anne Arundel County, MD  0.83% ($57,283)
to Prince George's County, MD  0.53% ($42,078)
to Charles County, MD  0.36% ($51,221)
to Montgomery County, MD  0.15% ($53,294)
to Baltimore County, MD  0.14% ($37,959)
to Baltimore city, MD  0.12% ($29,150)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Calvert County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 6.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Calvert County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Calvert County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 8,313 (7,276 aged, 1,037 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.16
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9043.180
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 136.460
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36349.65

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1205.570
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 667.610
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18.2

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 50.04

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12.51
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 99.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 46.9
  • Other - 52.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 88,087

Size of family households: 8,557 2-persons, 5,628 3-persons, 5,430 4-persons, 2,590 5-persons, 945 6-persons, 582 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,587 1-person, 1,248 2-persons, 197 3-persons, 74 4-persons, 24 5-persons, 7 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

16,440 married couples with children.
3,566 single-parent households (1,042 men, 2,524 women).

95.8% of residents of Calvert County speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (77% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (98% speak English very well, 2% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $355,016,000 ($4105 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $43,712,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $222,032,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $53,479,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,375,000
Federal grants: $41,620,000
Federal procurement contracts: $14,324,000 ($3,934,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $17,187,000 ($3,312,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,725,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $149,092,000
Federal Government insurance: $119,077,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 5,368
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

71 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,714
Here:

31 per 1000 residents
State:

41 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +267
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+19 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +10,556
Here:

+120 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Calvert County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.30 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 519
  • 2000 to 2004: 6,039
  • 1990 to 1999: 9,162
  • 1980 to 1989: 8,913
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,529
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,241
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,667
  • 1940 to 1949: 931
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,371
Rooms in houses/apartments in Calvert County, Maryland
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 70
  • 3 rooms: 338
  • 4 rooms: 983
  • 5 rooms: 2,618
  • 6 rooms: 4,395
  • 7 rooms: 4,026
  • 8 rooms: 4,103
  • 9+ rooms: 5,136
  • 1 room: 85
  • 2 rooms: 218
  • 3 rooms: 534
  • 4 rooms: 746
  • 5 rooms: 840
  • 6 rooms: 574
  • 7 rooms: 410
  • 8 rooms: 185
  • 9+ rooms: 179
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Calvert County, Maryland
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 300
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,265
  • 3 bedrooms: 10,829
  • 4 bedrooms: 6,494
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,781
  • no bedroom: 103
  • 1 bedroom: 791
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,092
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,394
  • 4 bedrooms: 289
  • 5+ bedrooms: 102
Cars and other vehicles available in Calvert County, Maryland in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 432
  • 1 vehicle: 3,671
  • 2 vehicles: 9,723
  • 3 vehicles: 5,473
  • 4 vehicles: 1,681
  • 5+ vehicles: 696
  • no vehicle: 499
  • 1 vehicle: 1,730
  • 2 vehicles: 1,092
  • 3 vehicles: 351
  • 4 vehicles: 60
  • 5+ vehicles: 39

59% of Calvert County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Maryland.

Calvert County:

59.2%
State average:

57.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $143,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Calvert County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (65.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.6%)
  • Wood (3.0%)
  • Utility gas (1.0%)
  • Electricity (69.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.2%)
  • Utility gas (5.1%)
  • Wood (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 929
Here:

8.5%
Maryland:

14.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 387
Here:

7.6%
Maryland:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 394
Here:

15.3%
Maryland:

21.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Calvert County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,381,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,789,000
    General - Other: $2,262,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,916,000
    Local Fire Protection: $869,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $24,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $169,676,000
    General - Other: $28,732,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,175,000
    Police Protection: $7,886,000
    Parks and Recreation: $7,439,000
    Regular Highways: $5,728,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,672,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,948,000
    Sewerage: $3,649,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,197,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,119,000
    Financial Administration: $3,074,000
    Libraries: $2,767,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,262,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,092,000
    Water Utilities: $1,877,000
    Housing and Community Development: $988,000
    Corrections - Other: $963,000
    Transit Utilities: $724,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $682,000
    Health - Other: $622,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,616,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,021,000
    General - Other: $694,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $2,385,000
    Public Welfare: $63,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $12,181,000
    Police Protection: $370,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $294,000
    Regular Highways: $220,000
    General Public Building: $177,000
    Financial Administration: $145,000
    Local Fire Protection: $124,000
    Central Staff Services: $63,000
    General - Other: $61,000
    Health - Other: $45,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000
    Corrections - Other: $20,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $13,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $153,070,000

Calvert County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $12,414,000
    All Other: $8,493,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $5,597,000
    Sewerage: $3,105,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $2,115,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,734,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,362,000
    Regular Highways: $83,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,130,000
    Public Welfare: $1,068,000
    Education: $890,000
    Transit Utilities: $120,000
    Housing and Community Development: $57,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,734,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,459,000
    Interest Earnings: $4,305,000
    Rents: $1,354,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,172,000
    Transit Utilities: $144,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $79,889,000
    All Other: $12,314,000
    Highways: $5,683,000
    Public Welfare: $1,666,000
    General Local Government Support: $386,000
    Transit Utilities: $182,000
    Health and Hospitals: $32,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $86,051,000
    Individual Income: $55,639,000
    NEC: $15,624,000
    Other Selective Sales: $814,000

Calvert County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $104,378,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $99,759,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $50,225,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $46,648,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,454,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,835,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,577,000

Calvert County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,348,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $113,012,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $46,648,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Calvert County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Calvert County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 17 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED602$299,663358$279,2933,272$273,336158$150,4301$2,000,000200$235,6152$345,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$316,33321$344,667245$290,60428$84,1790$017$275,6470$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED67$264,86655$300,5271,015$301,332101$104,6630$075$253,40015$116,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN57$265,21144$330,750693$301,69037$154,5411$1,500,00052$278,4812$427,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS14$248,1438$229,250139$295,41714$145,8570$016$222,0630$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 17 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED31$324,35557$329,3333$287,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$367,13327$348,9260$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$316,46226$375,7310$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$368,2505$379,2000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$347,0000$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Calvert County, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John30773.9 years
Mary30079.0 years
William29973.9 years
James25471.4 years
Robert17570.6 years
Charles15972.3 years
George14675.6 years
Joseph14274.3 years
Thomas12974.0 years
Margaret12179.0 years
Most common last names in Calvert County, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones14073.1 years
Bowen13777.1 years
Smith12674.2 years
Johnson8774.3 years
Brown7175.2 years
King6878.4 years
Gross6470.7 years
Thomas5871.3 years
Gray5077.5 years
Brooks4873.2 years
Businesses in Calvert County, MD
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven8Office Depot1
AT&T2Outback1
Ace Hardware2Outback Steakhouse1
Advance Auto Parts2Panera Bread1
Applebee's1Papa John's Pizza4
Arby's2Payless1
AutoZone2Penske1
Baskin-Robbins1Pizza Hut2
Blockbuster2Quiznos1
CVS2RadioShack2
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Comfort Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Curves1SAS Shoes1
DHL1Safeway2
Domino's Pizza4Sears1
Dunkin Donuts1Starbucks5
Fashion Bug1Subway5
FedEx9Super 81
Ford1T-Mobile2
GNC1Taco Bell2
GameStop2The Room Place1
Giant3Toyota1
H&R Block3True Value1
Hilton1U-Haul5
Holiday Inn2UPS9
IHOP1Verizon Wireless1
KFC2Vons2
Kmart1Walgreens2
Marriott1Walmart2
MasterBrand Cabinets4Wendy's1
McDonald's4World Gym2
Nike4

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