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Carroll County, Maryland (MD)


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County population in 2012: 167,217 (60% urban, 40% rural); it was 150,897 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 38,240
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 10,788
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 43,037
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,758 (it was 9,466 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

32%

Land area: 449 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 372 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Carroll County: 106.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: .

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 18%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Carroll County, Maryland:


Median resident age:  41.0 years
Maryland median age:  38.0 years

Males: 82,510  (44.6%)
Females: 84,624  (55.4%)

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Carroll County,MD real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Carroll County:

2.0 people
Maryland:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $79,227 ($60,021 in 1999)
This county:

$79227
Maryland:

$69272

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $777 (lower quartile is $601, upper quartile is $1,051)
This county:

$777
State:

$941


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $342,200 (it was $163,300 in 2000)
Carroll County:

$342,200
Maryland:

$318,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $261,300 - $448,100

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $377,318
Here:

$377,318
State:

$429,019

Townhouses or other attached units: $236,612
Here:

$236,612
State:

$253,007

In 2-unit structures: $558,789
Here:

$558,789
State:

$238,355

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $306,789
Here:

$306,789
State:

$262,276

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $208,372
Here:

$208,372
State:

$264,630

Mobile homes: $89,818
Here:

$89,818
State:

$45,619

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $216,766
Here:

$216,766
State:

$147,374
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,146
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $542

Institutionalized population: 1,966

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):


Carroll County, MD map from a distance

Health of residents in Carroll 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.
67.6% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
42.7% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
98.5% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
77.1% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 191 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 153 pounds. This is about average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $3,042 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $2,695 (0.9%)


Carroll County household income distribution in 2009 Carroll County home values distribution


Carroll County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 6.4%

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 6.4%
Carroll County:

6.4%
Maryland:

9.1%
Median age of residents in 2010: 41 years old
(Males: 40 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41 years old, Black residents: 38 years old, American Indian residents: 37 years old, Asian residents: 36 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 26 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

3.8%
Whole state:

8.5%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

1.6%
Whole state:

4.2%

Area name: Baltimore-Towson, MD HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Carroll County is $791 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $950 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1220 a month.

Cities in this county include: Eldersburg, Westminster, Mount Airy, Taneytown, Hampstead, Sykesville, Manchester, New Windsor, Union Bridge, District 1, Taneytown.

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

2005 air pollution in Carroll County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.106 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.087 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.


Local government website: ccgov.carr.org

Click to draw/clear Carroll County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Carroll County: White Turf Farm (A), Bamberger Farms (B), Deep Run Boy Scout Camp (C), Frosted Pumpkin Farms (D), Carroll County Agricultural Center (E), Anazoy Farms (F), Dream Catcher Farm (G), Sewells Farm (H), White Rose Farm (I), Cranberry Station (J), Lantern Light Farm (K), Broadview Farm (L), Two Springs Buffalo Farm (M), Sunnyside Farms (N), Kings Tree Farm (O), Spring Hill Farm (P), Shady Hill Farm And Orchard (Q), Carolyn Orchards (R), Baugher Apple Orchard (S), The City of Westminster Wastewater Plant (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Carroll Plaza Shopping Center (1), Westminster Shopping Center (2), North Carroll Plaza Shopping Center (3), Finksburg Plaza Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carroll County include: Bixler Church (A), Bowens Chapel (B), Emory Church (C), Fairmount Church (D), Free Church (E), Jerusalem Church (F), Lazarus Church (G), Mount Pleasant Church (H), Mount Union Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sunrise Cemetery (1), Mount Pleasant Cemetery (2), Pleasant Valley Cemetery (3), Saint Johns Cemetery (4), Union Cemetery (5), Mount Pleasant Cemetery (6), Highland Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Liberty Lake (A), North Carroll Community Pond (B), Cranberry Reservoir (C), Black and Decker Manufacturing Company Reservoir (D), Lake Hashawha (E), Lucabaugh Mill Reservoir (F), Black and Decker Manufacturing Company Reservoir (G), County Home Farm Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: South Branch Gunpowder Falls (A), Alloway Creek (B), Five Daughters Run (C), Big Pipe Creek (D), Buckhorn Run (E), Cabbage Spring Branch (F), Cherry Branch (G), Toms Creek (H), Ohio Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Carroll County include: Big Pipe Creek Park (1), Westminster Community Park (2), Salt Box Park (3), Uniontown Historic District (4), Mayeski Park (5), Sandymount Park (6), Roaring Run Community Park (7), Hanover Watershed Wildlife Management Area (8), Deer Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Adams County, Pennsylvania , Baltimore County , Frederick County , Howard County , York County, Pennsylvania .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 7,232
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,046 (60% naturalized citizens)

Carroll County:

2.0%
Whole state:

9.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 44.9%

Carroll County marital status for males
Carroll County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Carroll County with a mortgage: 30,453 (4,400 second mortgage, 4,984 home equity loan, 203 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,987

Here:

79.2% with mortgage
State:

77.7% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.19%
Here49.2%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 74,222
Total congregations: 140

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSouthern Baptist Convention Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents28,694 (38.7%)14,632 (19.7%)10,488 (14.1%)3,984 (5.4%)3,300 (4.4%)
Congregations4 (2.9%)42 (30.0%)22 (15.7%)9 (6.4%)2 (1.4%)
NameUnited Church of ChristPresbyterian Church in AmericaChurch of the BrethrenEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3,002 (4.0%)1,853 (2.5%)1,508 (2.0%)1,166 (1.6%)5,595 (7.5%)
Congregations11 (7.9%)1 (0.7%)7 (5.0%)3 (2.1%)39 (27.9%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Carroll County - Eldersburg, Westminster, Mount Airy, Taneytown, Hampstead

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 20
This county:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Carroll County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Carroll County:

1.01 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
This county:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 95
Carroll County:

5.63 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.6%
Maryland:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.5%
Maryland:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Carroll County:

13.8%
State:

15.5%


Agriculture in Carroll County:

Average size of farms: 139 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $65,175
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $312.08
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 18.05%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 54.84%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $64,619
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 67.77%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.55%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $67,770
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.85%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.83
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 28.47%
Corn for grain: 30710 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 7583 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 20426 harvested acres
Vegetables: 3,283 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 517 acres

Tornado activity:

Carroll County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 1.8 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 7/19/1996, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carroll County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Maryland state average. It is 82% 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 74.5 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 75.5 miles away from the county center
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 80.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.5 miles away from Carroll County center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Class of Workers


Most common industries in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (-0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (-0%)
  • Construction (-0%)
  • Food (-0%)
  • Beverage and tobacco products (-0%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (-0%)
  • Apparel (-0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (-0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (-0%)
  • Construction (-0%)
  • Food (-0%)
  • Beverage and tobacco products (-0%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (-0%)
  • Apparel (-0%)
Most common occupations in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Computer specialists (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Engineers (3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3%)
  • Top executives (3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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




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





Carroll County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 64,443 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 7,620 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 211 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 14 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 695 (1%)
  • Railroad: 37 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 14 (0%)
  • Taxi: 37 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 46 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 35 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,133 (1%)
  • Other means: 310 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 2,997 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

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


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $71,721.

6.45% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($59,002 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Maryland average:

7.95%


0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($407 average AGI)
Carroll County:

0.04%
Maryland average:

0.25%

4.69% relocated from other counties in Maryland ($44,246 average AGI)
1.73% relocated from other states ($14,350 average AGI)
Carroll County:

1.73%
Maryland average:

3.62%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Baltimore County, MD  1.64% ($56,223 average AGI)
from Howard County, MD  0.86% ($70,648)
from Frederick County, MD  0.49% ($56,913)
from Montgomery County, MD  0.47% ($62,960)
from Anne Arundel County, MD  0.44% ($68,978)
from Baltimore city, MD  0.28% ($52,000)
from Prince George's County, MD  0.23% ($64,042)


6.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,954 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Maryland average:

8.13%


0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($637 average AGI)
Carroll County:

0.06%
Maryland average:

0.13%

2.95% relocated to other counties in Maryland ($22,567 average AGI)
3.26% relocated to other states ($28,750 average AGI)
Carroll County:

3.26%
Maryland average:

3.94%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Baltimore County, MD  1.15% ($45,372 average AGI)
to York County, PA  0.73% ($51,920)
to Adams County, PA  0.47% ($51,769)
to Frederick County, MD  0.45% ($44,577)
to Howard County, MD  0.27% ($61,746)
to Baltimore city, MD  0.23% ($35,658)
to Anne Arundel County, MD  0.19% ($56,331)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in Carroll County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Carroll County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 21,594 (19,220 aged, 2,374 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.6
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8229.470
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 115.550
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 28910.26

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1203.270
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 764.210
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18.39

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 49.43
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 80.69

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 17.8
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.6. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 111.8. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 60.3
  • Suffocation - 24.8
  • Poisoning - 19.5
  • Other - 7.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 163,815

Size of family households: 17,670 2-persons, 10,405 3-persons, 10,202 4-persons, 4,485 5-persons, 1,541 6-persons, 860 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 11,943 1-person, 2,185 2-persons, 313 3-persons, 107 4-persons, 49 5-persons, 17 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

95.8% of residents of Carroll County speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (85% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $701,617,000 ($4223 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $50,577,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $394,930,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $149,697,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,924,000
Federal grants: $88,742,000
Federal procurement contracts: $37,289,000 ($27,794,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $27,035,000 ($1,277,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,797,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $165,006,000
Federal Government insurance: $29,541,000

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

Births: 9,952
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

71 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 6,380
Here:

38 per 1000 residents
State:

41 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +393
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+19 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +13,957
Here:

+83 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Carroll County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.71 millions of gallons per day (38% from ground, 62% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.2

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Maryland
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 26
  • 2 rooms: 76
  • 3 rooms: 355
  • 4 rooms: 1,397
  • 5 rooms: 4,508
  • 6 rooms: 8,887
  • 7 rooms: 9,022
  • 8 rooms: 8,427
  • 9+ rooms: 10,339
  • 1 room: 164
  • 2 rooms: 522
  • 3 rooms: 1,433
  • 4 rooms: 2,334
  • 5 rooms: 2,087
  • 6 rooms: 1,483
  • 7 rooms: 746
  • 8 rooms: 370
  • 9+ rooms: 327
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Maryland
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 44
  • 1 bedroom: 576
  • 2 bedrooms: 4,145
  • 3 bedrooms: 22,813
  • 4 bedrooms: 12,937
  • 5+ bedrooms: 2,522
  • no bedroom: 224
  • 1 bedroom: 2,399
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,380
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,764
  • 4 bedrooms: 514
  • 5+ bedrooms: 185
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County, Maryland in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,032
  • 1 vehicle: 7,057
  • 2 vehicles: 20,404
  • 3 vehicles: 10,138
  • 4 vehicles: 3,077
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,329
  • no vehicle: 1,244
  • 1 vehicle: 4,160
  • 2 vehicles: 3,070
  • 3 vehicles: 730
  • 4 vehicles: 212
  • 5+ vehicles: 50

62% of Carroll County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Maryland.

Carroll County:

62.2%
State average:

57.4%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $158,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Carroll County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (41.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34.9%)
  • Utility gas (15.8%)
  • Wood (4.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Electricity (48.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29.8%)
  • Utility gas (16.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,050
Here:

10.2%
Maryland:

14.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 708
Here:

7.6%
Maryland:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,143
Here:

35.6%
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 (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue

Carroll County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:


Carroll County government finances - Revenue in 2006:


Carroll County government finances - Debt in 2006:


Carroll County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Carroll County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Carroll County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 30 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 ORIGINATED749$273,429677$254,6506,162$248,673312$126,2538$1,789,750143$205,1821$40,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED23$279,08762$261,097402$257,53551$98,3140$012$248,9173$56,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED71$268,35290$218,7781,471$273,264159$82,4782$225,00056$173,66123$65,087
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN68$280,897101$255,3661,266$273,26455$162,8001$200,00023$255,7391$400,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS16$210,06316$361,250353$270,70019$157,2110$011$242,5451$38,000
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Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 30 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED82$275,122109$315,7160$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED36$317,52850$319,4601$185,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED21$220,28628$323,3210$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$352,00010$297,4000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$313,5003$327,3330$0
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Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Carroll County, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary96080.8 years
John86675.2 years
William78374.7 years
Charles70975.5 years
James53672.3 years
George52776.4 years
Robert51271.5 years
Margaret48280.5 years
Helen46881.2 years
Ruth36281.8 years
Most common last names in Carroll County, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith35576.1 years
Miller24877.0 years
Myers23877.9 years
Brown23376.2 years
Martin13376.6 years
Jones12774.9 years
Haines11777.0 years
Green11178.5 years
Barnes10878.4 years
Davis10476.3 years
Businesses in Carroll County, MD
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven8Marshalls1
AT&T3MasterBrand Cabinets21
Ace Hardware2McDonald's7
Applebee's1Motherhood Maternity1
Arby's4New York & Co1
Baskin-Robbins3Nike4
Bath & Body Works1Office Depot1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Old Navy1
Best Western1Olive Garden1
Blockbuster1Pac Sun1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Panera Bread2
Burger King5Papa John's Pizza2
CVS5Payless1
Chick-Fil-A2Penske2
Chipotle1PetSmart1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves6Pizza Hut6
DHL3Popeyes1
Dairy Queen3Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Days Inn1Quiznos3
Deb1RadioShack5
Decora Cabinetry8Rite Aid5
Dennys2Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza2Rue211
DressBarn1Safeway3
Dunkin Donuts6Sears2
FedEx21Sprint Nextel1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Staples1
Foot Locker1Starbucks5
GNC4Subway10
GameStop4T-Mobile7
Goodwill3T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block6Taco Bell4
Home Depot2Target1
IHOP1The Room Place2
JoS. A. Bank2Toys"R"Us1
Jones New York2True Value1
Journeys1U-Haul10
KFC4UPS18
Kincaid1Vans1
Kmart1Verizon Wireless3
Kohl's2Vons3
Kroger1Walgreens2
La-Z-Boy1Walmart4
Lane Furniture3Wendy's3
Lowe's1
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