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Frederick County, Maryland (MD)


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County population in 2012: 239,582 (75% urban, 25% rural); it was 195,277 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 52,857
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 11,458
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 53,138
Renter-occupied apartments: 20,485 (it was 16,922 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%

Land area: 663 sq. mi.
Water area: 4.5 sq. mi.
Population density: 357 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Frederick County: 113.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: .

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 62%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Frederick County, Maryland:


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

Males: 114,806  (41.2%)
Females: 118,579  (58.8%)

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Frederick County,MD real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Frederick County:

2.0 people
Maryland:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $83,229 ($60,276 in 1999)
This county:

$83229
Maryland:

$69272

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $947 (lower quartile is $737, upper quartile is $1,268)
This county:

$947
State:

$941


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $337,000 (it was $161,000 in 2000)
Frederick County:

$337,000
Maryland:

$318,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $238,600 - $436,000

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $388,382
Here:

$388,382
State:

$429,019

Townhouses or other attached units: $241,490
Here:

$241,490
State:

$253,007

In 2-unit structures: $285,191
Here:

$285,191
State:

$238,355

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $442,020
Here:

$442,020
State:

$262,276

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $135,458
Here:

$135,458
State:

$264,630

Mobile homes: $88,218
Here:

$88,218
State:

$45,619
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,081
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $530

Institutionalized population: 1,640

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):


Frederick County, MD map from a distance

Health of residents in Frederick 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 3.7. This is better than average.
78.0% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
44.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
87.1% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
77.5% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 196 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.
32.4% of residents keep firearms around their homes. 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: $3,336 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $2,882 (0.9%)


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


Frederick County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 5.5%

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 5.5%
Frederick County:

5.5%
Maryland:

9.1%
Median age of residents in 2010: 38 years old
(Males: 37 years old, Females: 39 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 35 years old, Asian residents: 34 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26 years old, Other race residents: 26 years old)

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

4.5%
Whole state:

8.5%

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

2.4%
Whole state:

4.2%

Area name: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Frederick 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: Frederick, Ballenger Creek, Linganore-Bartonsville, Green Valley, Urbana, Linganore, District 3, Middletown, District 1, Buckeystown, Thurmont, Walkersville.

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

2005 air pollution in Frederick County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.095 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.080 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.


Local government website: www.co.frederick.md.us/menu/govt-m1.htm

Click to draw/clear Frederick County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Frederick County: Two Hundred Seventy Technology Park (A), Locust View Farm (B), Kidwiler Farms (C), Frederick Pony Club (D), Monocacy Aqueduct (E), Dudrow Industrial Park (F), Calico Rocks Campground (G), Ballenger Creek Sewage Treatment Plant (H), Snowmill Farm (I), New Hope Valley Campground (J), Moxley Farms (K), Maplesville Farms (L), Maplecrest Farm (M), Intercoastal Industrial Center (N), Camp Airy (O), Camp Peniel (P), Gapview Farm (Q), Charlesville Station (R), Bald Eagle Island Campground (S), Frederick County Landfill (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: New Market Shopping Center (1), Libertytown Shopping Center (2), Evergreen Square Shopping Center (3), Francis Scott Key Mall Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Frederick County include: Apples Church (A), Beaver Dam Presbyterian Church (B), Bells Chapel (C), Brook Hill Church (D), Central Chapel (E), Ceres-Bethel Church (F), Deerfield United Methodist Church (G), Friends Creek Church of God (H), Saint Anthony Shrine Roman Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Summers Family Cemetery (1), Koontz Cemetery (2), Israel Creek Cemetery (3), Hope Hill Cemetery (4), Browns Cemetery (5), Mount Hope Cemetery (6), Yingling Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Fishing Creek Reservoir (A), Lily Pons Fish Ponds (B), Hunting Creek Lake (C), Chevy Chase Lake (D), Emmitsburg Reservoir (E), Lake Jennifer (F), Frank Bentz Memorial Lake (G), Middletown Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Addison Run (A), Ballenger Creek (B), Beaver Branch (C), Beaver Dam Creek (D), Bennett Creek (E), Bush Creek (F), Buzzard Branch (G), Cabbage Run (H), Catoctin Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Frederick County include: Catoctin Mountain Park (1), Loys Station Park (2), Creagerstown Park (3), Catoctin Mountain Zoological Park (4), Catoctin Furnace Historic District (5), Wolfsville Puritan Park East (6), Reno Monument (7), Monocacy National Battlefield (8), Monocacy Natural Resources Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Adams County, Pennsylvania , Carroll County , Howard County , Montgomery County , Washington County , Franklin County, Pennsylvania , Loudoun County, Virginia .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 10,587
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 7,779 (50% naturalized citizens)

Frederick County:

4.0%
Whole state:

9.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 58.9%

Frederick County marital status for males
Frederick County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Frederick County with a mortgage: 37,841 (4,805 second mortgage, 5,549 home equity loan, 191 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,526

Here:

81.6% with mortgage
State:

77.7% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.66%
Here47.7%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 93,067
Total congregations: 205

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Church of Christ
Adherents35,153 (37.8%)15,319 (16.5%)14,239 (15.3%)4,292 (4.6%)3,688 (4.0%)
Congregations12 (5.9%)49 (23.9%)30 (14.6%)9 (4.4%)14 (6.8%)
NameChurch of the BrethrenEpiscopal ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)LDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents3,647 (3.9%)2,060 (2.2%)1,595 (1.7%)1,586 (1.7%)11,488 (12.3%)
Congregations10 (4.9%)8 (3.9%)4 (2.0%)5 (2.4%)64 (31.2%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Frederick County - Frederick, Ballenger Creek, Linganore-Bartonsville, Green Valley, Urbana

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 37
This county:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Frederick County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Frederick County:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
This county:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 126
Frederick County:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.8%
Maryland:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.4%
Maryland:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Frederick County:

17.5%
State:

15.5%


Agriculture in Frederick County:

Average size of farms: 154 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $76,004
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $170.53
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 5.07%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 78.60%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $76,284
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 62.00%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.97%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $76,343
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.03
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 42.14%
Corn for grain: 22101 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 11908 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 21702 harvested acres
Vegetables: 488 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 439 acres

Tornado activity:

Frederick County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is above Maryland state average. It is 2.4 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/5/1952, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Frederick County-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 92% 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 94.5 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 95.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from Frederick County center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Frederick County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical 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 (8%)
  • Computer specialists (7%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Cashiers (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)

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




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





Frederick County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 81,092 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 12,665 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 439 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 8 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 304 (0%)
  • Railroad: 521 (1%)
  • Taxi: 133 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 78 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 137 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,413 (2%)
  • Other means: 440 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 4,088 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

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


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $72,686.

8.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($53,996 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.49%
Maryland average:

7.95%


0.24% of residents moved from foreign countries ($794 average AGI)
Frederick County:

0.24%
Maryland average:

0.25%

4.95% relocated from other counties in Maryland ($32,291 average AGI)
3.31% relocated from other states ($20,911 average AGI)
Frederick County:

3.31%
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 Montgomery County, MD  3.01% ($59,976 average AGI)
from Washington County, MD  0.49% ($37,246)
from Carroll County, MD  0.33% ($44,577)
from Prince George's County, MD  0.31% ($49,276)
from Howard County, MD  0.23% ($66,949)
from Baltimore County, MD  0.20% ($46,316)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.15% ($67,937)


8.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($55,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.08%
Maryland average:

8.13%


0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($614 average AGI)
Frederick County:

0.12%
Maryland average:

0.13%

3.59% relocated to other counties in Maryland ($22,974 average AGI)
4.37% relocated to other states ($31,801 average AGI)
Frederick County:

4.37%
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 Washington County, MD  1.47% ($49,550 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, MD  0.86% ($55,104)
to Carroll County, MD  0.36% ($56,913)
to Adams County, PA  0.28% ($55,689)
to Franklin County, PA  0.26% ($53,848)
to Berkeley County, WV  0.25% ($51,519)
to Baltimore County, MD  0.20% ($39,388)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.7

Births per 1000 population in Frederick County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Frederick County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Frederick County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 21,686 (19,073 aged, 2,613 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.46
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7054.350
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 91.89
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 26578.09

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1351.600
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 686.450
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 19.48

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 54.61
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79.75

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13.59
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 22.3. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 14.2
  • Other - 8.1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 95.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 54.9
  • Suffocation - 23.7
  • Other - 16.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 229,203

Size of family households: 23,360 2-persons, 14,558 3-persons, 13,606 4-persons, 6,134 5-persons, 2,265 6-persons, 1,275 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 18,625 1-person, 4,019 2-persons, 606 3-persons, 236 4-persons, 60 5-persons, 35 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons.

94.4% of residents of Frederick County speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (69% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,947,083,000 ($8946 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $479,193,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $473,135,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $130,066,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,878,000
Federal grants: $329,038,000
Federal procurement contracts: $775,537,000 ($296,725,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $232,429,000 ($121,229,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,802,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $326,891,000
Federal Government insurance: $66,006,000

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

Births: 15,705
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

71 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 7,253
Here:

33 per 1000 residents
State:

41 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,610
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+19 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +15,645
Here:

+71 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Frederick County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 15.18 millions of gallons per day (21% from ground, 79% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.2

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Frederick County, Maryland
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 77
  • 3 rooms: 519
  • 4 rooms: 1,986
  • 5 rooms: 6,467
  • 6 rooms: 10,336
  • 7 rooms: 10,299
  • 8 rooms: 9,986
  • 9+ rooms: 13,461
  • 1 room: 303
  • 2 rooms: 990
  • 3 rooms: 2,590
  • 4 rooms: 3,704
  • 5 rooms: 3,836
  • 6 rooms: 2,530
  • 7 rooms: 1,453
  • 8 rooms: 934
  • 9+ rooms: 582
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Frederick County, Maryland
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 505
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,260
  • 3 bedrooms: 25,707
  • 4 bedrooms: 17,040
  • 5+ bedrooms: 3,619
  • no bedroom: 354
  • 1 bedroom: 4,190
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,781
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,211
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,180
  • 5+ bedrooms: 206
Cars and other vehicles available in Frederick County, Maryland in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,196
  • 1 vehicle: 10,262
  • 2 vehicles: 25,119
  • 3 vehicles: 11,304
  • 4 vehicles: 3,654
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,603
  • no vehicle: 2,285
  • 1 vehicle: 7,362
  • 2 vehicles: 5,346
  • 3 vehicles: 1,358
  • 4 vehicles: 401
  • 5+ vehicles: 170

56% of Frederick County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in Maryland.

Frederick County:

56.1%
State average:

57.4%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $144,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Frederick County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (48.7%)
  • Utility gas (22.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.7%)
  • Wood (3.3%)
  • Electricity (59.1%)
  • Utility gas (20.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Wood (1.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,938
Here:

7.8%
Maryland:

14.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 671
Here:

5.7%
Maryland:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,275
Here:

28.1%
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 Debt

Frederick County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:


Frederick County government finances - Revenue in 2006:


Frederick County government finances - Debt in 2006:


Frederick County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



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

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Frederick 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 32 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 ORIGINATED1,712$254,1071,140$244,0826,815$252,653319$127,6215$6,753,400331$184,6046$138,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED71$256,19776$301,487537$261,57445$58,8890$034$219,0004$152,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED162$265,204117$224,9232,264$280,765201$87,6022$347,500140$205,83614$145,357
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN211$255,052148$246,4801,594$275,19961$160,3282$645,00065$209,1381$179,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS29$254,93123$230,913365$272,6449$77,7780$027$239,8890$0
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Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 31 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED160$284,100126$307,929
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED56$343,64349$343,061
APPLICATIONS DENIED18$276,66751$334,392
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$334,80015$335,600
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$420,3752$526,000
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Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Frederick County, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary95680.3 years
John80974.2 years
Charles79173.4 years
William63074.2 years
Robert52171.9 years
James50570.6 years
Margaret43580.2 years
George41474.9 years
Helen40180.3 years
Ruth35580.0 years
Most common last names in Frederick County, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith48075.9 years
Miller24475.1 years
Brown18273.4 years
Baker13573.8 years
Davis12975.8 years
Eyler12474.6 years
Myers12173.8 years
Zimmerman11879.1 years
Rice10977.3 years
Fogle10975.4 years
Businesses in Frederick County, MD
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven13La-Z-Boy2
AT&T3Lane Bryant1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture5
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ann Taylor1Lowe's1
Applebee's1Macy's1
Arby's2MainStay1
Ashley Furniture1Marriott3
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets18
Baskin-Robbins2McDonald's16
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse2
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motel 61
Ben & Jerry's1Motherhood Maternity2
Best Western1New Balance2
Blockbuster1Nike5
Buffalo Wild Wings1Office Depot1
Burger King8Olive Garden1
CVS9Outback1
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chick-Fil-A1Panda Express1
Chico's1Panera Bread2
Chipotle1Papa John's Pizza2
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless2
Cold Stone Creamery1Penske2
Coldwater Creek1PetSmart1
Comfort Inn2Pier 1 Imports1
Costco1Pizza Hut7
Cracker Barrel1Popeyes2
Cricket Wireless7Quiznos4
Curves3RadioShack3
DHL1Red Lobster1
Dairy Queen3Red Robin1
Days Inn1Rite Aid3
Deb1Ruby Tuesday2
Decora Cabinetry14SAS Shoes2
Dennys1Safeway3
Domino's Pizza3Sam's Club1
DressBarn1Sears3
Dunkin Donuts4Sleep Inn2
Econo Lodge1Soma Intimates1
Express1Spencer Gifts1
Extended Stay America1Sprint Nextel4
FedEx31Staples2
Finish Line1Starbucks7
Foot Locker1Subway19
GNC4Super 81
GameStop2T-Mobile7
Gap1T.G.I. Driday's1
Goodwill5Taco Bell6
Gymboree1Target1
H&R Block6The Room Place1
Holiday Inn2Toys"R"Us1
Hollister Co.1Travelodge1
Home Depot2True Value2
Hot Topic1U-Haul11
IHOP1UPS33
JCPenney1Value City Furniture1
JoS. A. Bank1Vans2
Jones New York7Verizon Wireless3
Journeys1Victoria's Secret1
KFC3Vons3
Kincaid1Waffle House3
Kmart1Walmart2
Kohl's1Wendy's5
Kroger1YMCA1
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