Maryland State

Maryland is a US state located in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C.

to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware to its east.

Maryland was the seventh state to ratify the United States Constitution, and has three occasionally used nicknames: the Old Line State, the Free State, and the Chesapeake Bay State.

Maryland State Symbols

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Maryland Realtime Buzz

Wed Mar 29 21:04:13 +0000 2017 UHShawksBS

RT @UHS_Principal: The Hawks boys soccer team was honored this morning for their state championship by the Maryland legislature. #hawkpride…

Wed Mar 29 21:04:13 +0000 2017 carucci_barbara

RT @AnnCoulter: Not according to 2 district court judges in Hawaii and Maryland! Who does the president think he is, protecting US securit…

Wed Mar 29 21:04:10 +0000 2017 coachpeteyoung

@GogettaTJWill congrats tj from your maryland husky family

Wed Mar 29 21:04:08 +0000 2017 Julia_Michele

RT @ang_rojass: Once you get out of Maryland for a long period of time, you begin to appreciate Maryland and all that it's worth more than…

Wed Mar 29 21:04:05 +0000 2017 BaltimoreMDNow

Baltimore makes building permitting requests electronic https://t.co/xj0Bd4DjlC #Baltimore #MD #News https://t.co/BPxMlqtfPD

Wed Mar 29 21:04:03 +0000 2017 BaltimoreMDNow

Baltimore prosecutors drop second 'sex for repairs' case https://t.co/YCLabLmyI2 #Baltimore #MD #News https://t.co/TYZENiZhgt

Wed Mar 29 21:03:59 +0000 2017 mondovibe

RT @kamalalopez: Heading to https://t.co/HWKchDBZtP #Hagerstown #MDInternationalFilmFest #Arts-district #Maryland @EqualMeansEqual @ERAActi…

Wed Mar 29 21:03:57 +0000 2017 abuck157

RT @GoodmanESPN: Maryland’s Melo Trimble will sign with agent and head to the NBA, source told ESPN.

Wed Mar 29 21:03:54 +0000 2017 Edmalawey

RT @AnnCoulter: Not according to 2 district court judges in Hawaii and Maryland! Who does the president think he is, protecting US securit…

Wed Mar 29 21:03:48 +0000 2017 TheCDCFC

RT @PGPDNews: Want to get to know your PGPD? Friday at Casa De Maryland is a great place to start. 9a-2pm, @ChiefPGPD would love to hear fr…

Wed Mar 29 21:03:48 +0000 2017 CleverlyChloe

Now all my people in Maryland or the DMV : What flavor Snowball you getting? https://t.co/0czP8TQsPQ

Wed Mar 29 21:03:47 +0000 2017 nihilobstat23

RT @AnnCoulter: Not according to 2 district court judges in Hawaii and Maryland! Who does the president think he is, protecting US securit…

Wed Mar 29 21:03:43 +0000 2017 michaelmarcus9

RT @Jeff_Ermann: BREAKING: #Terps Melo Trimble declaring for NBA Draft, expected to sign with an agent: https://t.co/QPiEoI9MXB https://t.c…

Wed Mar 29 21:03:43 +0000 2017 joeymac8581

@miakhalifa Maryland? Pfff ... get a new shirt or just pick a team and quit being #fairweather

Wed Mar 29 21:03:41 +0000 2017 MetalNews24

Logic Announces New Album <i>Everybody</i>, No Longer Titled <i>Africaryan</i>: Maryland rapper Logic has announced his third studio album…

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Maryland Info

Maryland Overview

 

As of 2012, Maryland has a total population of 5,657,438 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.82%.

The median home price Maryland is $265,220 with the median age of the buyer being 34. Homes in Maryland have appreciatied over the last by -9.26%.

Public schools in Maryland spend approximately $6,295 per student. This provides for a student to teacher ratio of 14.7.

Maryland has an unemployment rate of 7.20%, compared to the USA average of 10.20%. Recent job growth is -4.23% with a projected future job growth of 24.34%.

Maryland has an average commute time of 33.7 compared to the national average of 27.8.

On a scale from 1 to 10 (lowest crime to highest crime) Maryland is a 7 in violent crime and a 5 in property crime. Violent crime is made up of murder, manslaughter, rape, aggrevated assault and robbery. Property crime is made up of larceny, burglary, vehicle theft, arson and any theft type offense when there is no force against the victim. The national averages are 4 for violent crime and 4 for property crime.

In terms of political affiliations in Maryland, 61.920% of people are Democrats, 36.470% are Republicans and 1.606% are registered Independent.

Maryland People

 

In 2012, the population of Maryland was 5,657,438. Maryland has a population density of 579 (how many people live in one square mile.

Family in Maryland

The median age in Maryland is 37.4, compared to the USA median age of 36.8. Males account for 48.36% of the population of Maryland, while females make up 51.64% of the population (The USA averages are 49.34% male and 50.66% female).

The average household size in Maryland is 2.59 people across 2,128,530. 56.87% of people are married in Maryland while 43.13% are single.

 
Local PopulationMarylandUnited States
Population5,657,438311,237,520
Population Density57987
Population Change6.82%9.00%
Median Age37.436.8
Households2,128,530115,306,103
Household Size2.592.59
Male Population48.36%49.34%
Female Population51.64%50.66%
Married Population56.87%57.41%
Single Population43.13%42.59%

Maryland Economy

 
 
Households by IncomeMarylandUnited States
Income Less than $15,0008.22%12.48%
Income Between $15,000 and $25,0006.84%10.46%
Income Between $25,000 and $35,0007.83%10.68%
Income Between $35,000 and $50,00012.65%15.26%
Income Between $50,000 and $75,00015.05%12.20%
Income Between $100,000 and $150,00017.32%11.83%
Income Between $150,000 and $250,0009.61%5.23%
Income Between $250,000 and $500,0002.44%1.54%
Income Greater than $500,0000.96%0.70%
Population by OccupationMarylandUnited States
Management, Business, and Financial Operations16.27%13.70%
Professional and Related Occupations25.43%20.28%
Service13.74%14.73%
Sales and Office26.29%26.66%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry0.27%0.74%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance8.57%9.51%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving9.43%14.39%
Local EconomyMarylandUnited States
Unemployment Rate7.20%10.20%
Recent Job Growth-4.23%-4.06%
Future Job Growth24.34%21.68%
Sales Taxes11.00%6.80%
Income Taxes4.75%6.25%
Income per Capita$33,582$26,372
Household Income$69,169$51,660

Maryland Housing

 

As of 2012, Maryland consisted of 28.83% renters and 62.75% home owners. Homes have appreciated at a rate of -9.26% over the past year (compared to a national appreciation of -5.21%).

 
 
Maryland HousingMarylandUnited States
Median Home Cost$265,220$183,450
Median Home Age3433
Home Appreciation-9.26%-5.21%
Homes Owned62.75%60.14%
Housing Vacancy8.43%10.50%
Homes Rented28.83%29.36%
Property Tax Rate$12.21$11.20
Maryland Homes by ValueMarylandUnited States
Less Than $20,0000.50%2.71%
$20,000 to $39,9990.91%3.86%
$40,000 to $59,9991.00%5.09%
$60,000 to $79,9991.25%6.10%
$80,000 to $99,9991.69%7.33%
$100,000 to $149,9997.55%18.53%
$150,000 to $199,99912.52%14.38%
$200,000 to $299,99927.39%17.52%
$300,000 to $399,99919.88%9.26%
$400,000 to $499,9999.74%5.11%
$500,000 to $749,99910.54%5.76%
$1,000,000 or more2.92%2.07%
Maryland Homes by Year BuiltMarylandUnited States
1939 or Earlier10.92%12.87%
1940 to 19496.93%6.21%
1950 to 195911.67%10.80%
1960 to 196913.52%12.04%
1970 to 197915.48%16.14%
1980 to 198915.54%14.11%
1990 to 19947.38%6.29%
1995 to 19985.67%6.33%
1999 to October 200512.90%15.21%

Maryland Religion

 

42.15% of the people in Maryland declare themselves religious, compared to the national average of 48.34%.

 
Maryland ReligionsMarylandUnited States
Declared Religious42.15%48.34%
Catholic19.15%21.76%
Protestant0.00%0.00%
LDS0.56%1.66%
Baptist3.77%8.38%
Episcopalian1.03%0.53%
Pentecostal1.42%1.78%
Lutheran2.14%2.49%
Methodist4.66%2.98%
Presbyterian0.96%1.07%
Other Christian3.70%5.20%
Jewish3.51%1.81%
Eastern0.04%0.05%
Islam1.21%0.64%

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Maryland Cities

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