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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Tue May 23 03:01:21 +0000 2017 Plenny_Cashh

RT @jemillerwbal: Fatal stabbing of Univ of Maryland student now seen as possible hate crime, FBI involved. Suspect, police say, member of…

Tue May 23 03:01:11 +0000 2017 _Maryland_Belle

Do my dogs count because if so I have 2 plus a rabbit

Tue May 23 03:01:10 +0000 2017 tipanverella

RT @EdgeofSports: Wrote this @thenation . "A Lynching on the University of Maryland Campus" #RichardCollinsIII #Say…

Tue May 23 03:01:07 +0000 2017 Joshnett22

RT @MARedSox: Marcus Toombs, OF from Seneca Valley, has committed to University of Maryland Baltimore County - http…

Tue May 23 03:01:02 +0000 2017 CarolLaRue

RT @InxsyS: Black Army Lieutenant Murdered after Standing Up to White Supremacist on Maryland Campus

Tue May 23 03:01:01 +0000 2017 DaveDoyle6

RT @iowahawkblog: Drunk "Alt Reich" internet shitbag kills black student recently commissioned as US Army 2nd Lt. Prepare woodchipper. http…

Tue May 23 03:01:01 +0000 2017 SahajKohli

A Lynching on the University of Maryland Campus via @thenation

Tue May 23 03:01:00 +0000 2017 thus_spake

BOWIE, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the stabbing death of a visiting student at the University of Maryland (all time...

Tue May 23 03:00:59 +0000 2017 MrsBonitaK

RT @ABC7Chicago: Deadly stabbing of black student visiting University of Maryland possible hate crime, authorities say:…

Tue May 23 03:00:54 +0000 2017 _Maryland_Belle

I know some Spanish

Tue May 23 03:00:50 +0000 2017 demsofthesouth

RT @APSouthRegion: Hundreds attend a vigil for the college student who was fatally stabbed on the University of Maryland campus. https://t.…

Tue May 23 03:00:48 +0000 2017 DishNSwish

RT @Raoul_000: WBB: Former Maryland player Kiah Gillespie (6-2 rising JR forward) is transferring to Florida State; ranked in the top 25 in…

Tue May 23 03:00:46 +0000 2017 _Maryland_Belle

Just Canada

Tue May 23 03:00:43 +0000 2017 girlsinmitsouko

@aleyna_rentz Yesssss cling to the Southern literati while yr still viscerally there (Maryland doesn't actually count, does it?)

Tue May 23 03:00:41 +0000 2017 jamesrettt

RT @ColinDempsey21: Everyone should read this... literally every single person I know should read this



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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
Population Density57987
Population Change6.82%9.00%
Median Age37.436.8
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%
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%
Other Christian3.70%5.20%

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