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Population in 2010: 11,857.
Population change since 2000: +27.4%
Males: 5,902  (49.8%)
Females: 5,955  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

35.1 years
Maryland median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 20619, 20634, 20653.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $92,838 (it was $62,320 in 2000)
California:

$92,838
MD:

$80,776

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $42,916 (it was $25,614 in 2000)

California CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $278,903 (it was $140,400 in 2000)
California:

$278,903
MD:

$312,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $319,732; detached houses: $338,068; townhouses or other attached units: $226,507; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $137,274; mobile homes: $101,767

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,416.

March 2019 cost of living index in California: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.9%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.7% for Black residents, 30.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in California, MD (2017)
    • 8,70469.2%White alone
    • 2,00315.9%Black alone
    • 9027.2%Hispanic
    • 4033.2%Two or more races
    • 3512.8%Asian alone
    • 400.3%Other race alone
    • 210.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in California, Maryland as of September 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in California is 962 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (16.4%), English (8.3%), Irish (7.4%), American (7.1%), European (3.3%), Italian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 116 feet

Land area: 12.9 square miles.

Population density: 918 people per square mile   (low).

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550 residents are foreign born (1.8% Asia, 1.5% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This place:

4.4%
Maryland:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,579 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,326 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Alexandria, VA (47.1 miles , pop. 128,283).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (50.5 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (137.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Solomons, MD (1.6 miles ),
Drum Point, MD (2.0 miles ),
Lexington Park, MD (2.0 miles ),
Lusby, MD (2.1 miles ),
Chesapeake Ranch Estates, MD (2.2 miles ),
Chesapeake Ranch Estates-Drum Point, MD (2.3 miles ),
Leonardtown, MD (2.8 miles ),
Broomes Island, MD (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 38.31 N, Longitude: 76.49 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +123 (+1.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,279 (19.7%)

Distribution of median household income in California, MD in 2017
Distribution of house value in California, MD in 2017
California satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Maryland:

3.9%
Most common industries in California, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (20.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.8%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (24.0%)
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.3%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (15.5%)
  • Educational services (14.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.0%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
Most common occupations in California, MD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Engineers (7.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (13.7%)
  • Computer specialists (5.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (3.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.8%)

Average climate in California, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

California, Maryland average temperatures California, Maryland average precipitation California, Maryland humidity California, Maryland wind speed California, Maryland snowfall California, Maryland sunshine California, Maryland clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.4. This is about average.

City:

67.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

California-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Maryland state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.1 miles away from the California place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the place center caused $150,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

California-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 91.5 miles away from the city 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 142.2 miles away from the city 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 302.3 miles away from California 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 142.2 miles away from the city 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 94.0 miles away from California center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
California topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near California:

  • ASBURY SOLOMONS (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOLOMONS, MD)
  • SOLOMONS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOLOMONS, MD)
  • CHESAPEAKE SHORES (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LEXINGTON PARK, MD)
  • ST. MARY'S NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEONARDTOWN, MD)
  • MEDSTAR SAINT MARY'S HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; LEONARDTOWN, MD)

Operable nuclear power plants near California:

  • 5 miles: Calvert Cliffs 1 and 2 in Lusby, MD.

College/University in California:

  • Blades School of Hair Design (Full-time enrollment: 94; Location: 22576-316 MacArthur Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: BladesSchoolOfHairDesign.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to California:

  • College of Southern Maryland (about 33 miles; La Plata, MD; Full-time enrollment: 5,775)
  • Strayer University-Maryland (about 43 miles; Suitland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,748)
  • Prince George's Community College (about 45 miles; Largo, MD; FT enrollment: 8,537)
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 45 miles; Princess Anne, MD; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • United States Naval Academy (about 47 miles; Annapolis, MD; FT enrollment: 5,681)
  • Salisbury University (about 49 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • Strayer University-Global Region (about 51 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 2,613)

Public elementary/middle school in California:

Private elementary/middle school in California:

  • STARMAKER LEARNING CENTER (Students: 71, Location: 23443 COTTONWOOD PKWY, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in California

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Hospital/Medical Centers near California : Civista Medical Center, La Plata, Maryland approx 32 miles

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Notable locations in California: Matthews Folly (A), Kingston (B), Hopewell (C), Depford (D), Saint Richards Manor (E), Spencers Wharf (F), Lexington Park Volunteer Rescue Squad Company 38 (G), Bay District Volunteer Fire Department Company 9 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Esperanza Shopping Center (1), Wildewood Mall Shopping Center (2), San Souci Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in California include: Grace and Peace Presbyterian Church (A), Patuxent Baptist Church (B), Patuxent Presbyterian Church (C), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D), Patuxent River Assembly of God (E), Church of God (F), Ebenezer Church (G), First Church of Christ Scientist (H), Cornerstone Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Ebenezer Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Green Holly Pond (A), Esperanza Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jarboesville Run (A), Kingston Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in California include: Town Creek Park (1), Saint Marys River State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Sleep Inn & Suites (23418 Three Notch Road), Super 8 Lexington Prk CA Area (22801 Three Notch Road), Sleep Inn Lexington Park (23428 Three Notch Road), Best Western Lexington Park (22769 Three Notch Road), Super 8 Motel (22801 Three Notch Road).

St. Mary's 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 California and their reported violations in the past:

CREATIVE BEGINNINGS PRE-SCHOOL & DAYCARE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (2 times from AUG-24-2011 to AUG-24-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-24-2011 to AUG-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUN-07-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-04-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-04-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-10-2007 to SEP-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 11 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.2%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.7%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
13 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in California in 2000:

  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in other workers' dormitories

Banks with branches in California (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: First Colony Branch at 45156 First Colony Way, branch established on 2000/07/17. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • County First Bank: 22805 Three Notch Road Branch at 22805 Three Notch Road, branch established on 2000/08/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $184.3 mil, Deposits: $159.7 mil, headquarters in La Plata, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • Community Bank of Tri-County: California Branch at 22730 Three Notch Rd, branch established on 1950/01/01. Info updated 2008/07/16: Bank assets: $980.4 mil, Deposits: $826.4 mil, headquarters in Waldorf, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Tri-County Financial Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Wildewood Branch at 23415 Three Notch Road Ste 2060, branch established on 1989/06/26. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Capital One, National Association: South Plaza Branch at 45210 Worth Ave, branch established on 2009/07/30. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: California Walmart Branch at 45485 Miramar Way, branch established on 2007/09/17. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Old Line Bank: California Branch at Md Route 235 & Chancellor's Run Road, branch established on 1985/04/08. Info updated 2011/04/12: Bank assets: $803.6 mil, Deposits: $691.2 mil, headquarters in Bowie, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Old Line Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in California:

Marital status in California, MD
  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in California:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Maryland average:

12.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - California
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for California, MD (based on St. Mary's County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,01415
Evangelical Protestant7,51935
Mainline Protestant5,86221
Other1,2067
Black Protestant3773
None66,173-
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: 16
This county:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

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

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
This county:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
This county:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
St. Mary's County:

8.4%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.9%
Maryland:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.8%
Maryland:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.5%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
California:

50.1%
State:

47.3%

Average BMI:
California:

28.4
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
California:

20.2%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
California:

32.9%
Maryland:

34.1%

General health condition:
California:

59.1%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.6%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of California, MD Residents

7.06% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($56,575 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.06%
Maryland average:

6.88%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,227 average AGI)
St. Mary's County:

0.14%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Charles County, MD  1.03% ($51,937 average AGI)
from Calvert County, MD  0.72% ($55,805)
from Prince George's County, MD  0.38% ($46,098)


7.00% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($66,436 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
Maryland average:

7.35%

0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,403 average AGI)
St. Mary's County:

0.15%
Maryland average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Calvert County, MD  0.70% ($58,120 average AGI)
to Charles County, MD  0.69% ($52,262)
to Prince George's County, MD  0.29% ($44,667)
Businesses in California, MD
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Olive Garden1
Advance Auto Parts1Outback1
Applebee's1Outback Steakhouse1
AutoZone1Panera Bread1
Bath & Body Works1Payless1
Blockbuster1Penske1
Burger King1Pier 1 Imports1
CVS1Quiznos1
Chick-Fil-A1Red Robin1
DressBarn1Ruby Tuesday1
Dressbarn1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts1Sleep Inn1
Famous Footwear1Staples1
Fashion Bug1Starbucks1
FedEx3Subway3
GNC1Super 81
GameStop1T-Mobile1
Giant1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1Target1
JCPenney1The Room Place1
Jones New York1UPS3
Kmart1Vans1
La Quinta1Verizon Wireless2
Lowe's1Walmart1
Marshalls1Wendy's1
Nike2World Gym1
Old Navy1

Strongest AM radio stations in California:

  • WPTX (1690 AM; 10 kW; LEXINGTON PARK, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in California:

  • WMDM-FM (97.7 FM; LEXINGTON PARK, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKIK-FM (102.9 FM; CALIFORNIA, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W201CG (88.1 FM; LEXINGTON PARK, MD; Owner: GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WSMD-FM (98.3 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBZS-FM (92.7 FM; PRINCE FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF PRINCE FREDERICK LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WGRQ (95.9 FM; COLONIAL BEACH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around California:

  • W52AX (Channel 52; LEONARDTOWN, MD; Owner: SATELLITE VIDEO BROADCASTING)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
California fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of California fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 781ft / 238mTotal length
  • $15,140,000Total costs
  • 125,215Total average daily traffic
  • 9,582Total average daily truck traffic
  • 152,224Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in California, MD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for California, MD

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in California)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 23330a White Elm Court (Lat: 38.305972 Lon: -76.543833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPMN419,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.625 MHz, Grant Date: 10/02/1998, Expiration Date: 10/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2003, Certifier: L K Petty, Registrant: Northern Data Systems Inc, Plz Office Center Ste 415 560 Fello, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054, Fax: (609) 235-3142
  • Rt 235 1 Mi Nw St Andrews Rd (Lat: 38.320139 Lon: -76.544111), Call Sign: KJA332, Licensee ID: L00077728,
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.7400 MHz, Grant Date: 02/24/2005, Expiration Date: 05/16/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2015, Registrant: Chaney Enterprises, Waldorf, MD 20604
  • Lat: 38.305667 Lon: -76.513833, Call Sign: WPXG737,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.037 MHz, 462.912 MHz, 466.287 MHz, 469.487 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2003, Expiration Date: 04/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2013, Certifier: Joan Anderberg, Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20855 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-7486, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Fax: (952) 469-0170
  • Lat: 38.301889 Lon: -76.531000, Call Sign: WQFA308,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.587 MHz, 461.712 MHz, 461.837 MHz, 466.962 MHz, 467.225 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/2016, Expiration Date: 05/31/2026, Certifier: Lisa Monnig, Registrant: Bearcom Operating LLC, ., Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Fax: (214) 355-1713, Email:
  • WILDEWOOD 1, 44771 Wildewood Pkwy (Lat: 38.299528 Lon: -76.528639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WRBU870,
    Assigned Frequencies: 219.050 MHz, Grant Date: 06/26/2018, Expiration Date: 06/26/2028, Certifier: Gary Reynolds, Registrant: Data Flow Systems, Inc., 605 N John Rodes Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32934, Phone: (321) 259-5009, Fax: (321) 259-4006, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in California)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

58 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in California)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 68. The highest number of fire incidents - 111 took place in 2004, and the least - 6 in 2012. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in California, MD When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (51.2%), and Outside Fires (32.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in California, MD
    • 59151.2%Structure Fires
    • 37932.8%Outside Fires
    • 11710.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 685.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for California, MD

Fire-safe hotels and motels in California, Maryland:

  • Super 8 Motel-lexington Park, 22801 Three Notch Rd, California, Maryland 20619 , Phone: (301) 862-9822
  • Red Roof Inn California MD, 23428 Three Notch Rd, California, Maryland 20619 , Phone: (301) 737-2444, Fax: (301) 737-2333
  • Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Lexington Park, 44941 Worth Ln, California, Maryland 20619 , Phone: (301) 737-5227, Fax: (301) 737-5222
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 45620 Abell House Ln, California, Maryland 20619 , Phone: (800) 439-4745
  • La Quinta inn & Suites Lexington park, 22769 Three Notch Rd, California, Maryland 20619 , Phone: (301) 862-4100
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in California, Maryland
Most common first names in California, MD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3681.8 years
William3178.1 years
James2974.4 years
John2772.9 years
Charles1875.9 years
Joseph1672.3 years
Robert1673.5 years
Thomas1377.7 years
George1267.8 years
Frank1171.6 years
Most common last names in California, MD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1070.5 years
Clements974.0 years
Watts970.0 years
Clarke777.6 years
Bean775.1 years
Combs781.4 years
Jones682.5 years
Young667.8 years
Wood677.5 years
Russell671.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in California, MD
  • 44.8%Electricity
  • 23.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.8%Utility gas
  • 6.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in California, MD
  • 60.6%Electricity
  • 24.7%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Wood


California compared to Maryland state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

California on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
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