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Cities and Towns

State of Maryland

Maryland, abbreviated "MD", is in the South Atlantic region of the U.S. Its capital is Annapolis. There were 5,887,776 people in Maryland as per 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on April 28, 1788.

Please explore the cities and towns of Maryland, below.

Top Maryland College Towns

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS - 2015).

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STUDENTS
1 Baltimore 24 103,959
2 Frederick 5 8,701
3 Silver Spring 4 519
4 Gaithersburg 3 189
5 Landover 3 506
6 Laurel 3 1,648
7 Hagerstown 3 5,792
8 Columbia 3 11,027
9 Salisbury 3 11,940
10 Towson 3 23,322
11 Rockville 3 25,751
12 Adelphi 3 47,906
13 Owings Mills 2 665
14 Cumberland 2 3,343
15 Annapolis 2 4,983
16 Bel Air 2 6,780
17 Westminster 2 6,851
18 Hillcrest Heights 1 21
19 Timonium 1 25
20 Reisterstown 1 26

Largest Maryland Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWN POPULATION
Aberdeen 15,137
Accident 309
Annapolis 38,599
Baltimore 622,271
Barclay 54
Barnesville 160
Barton 537
Bel Air 10,240
Berlin 4,520
Berwyn Heights 3,201
Bethesda 62,024
Betterton 337
Bladensburg 9,371
Boonsboro 3,452
Bowie 56,335
Brentwood 3,107
Brookeville 156
Brunswick 6,006
Bryans Road 7,772
Burkittsville 153

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People

Total Population 5,887,776
Male Share of the Population 48.4%
Female Share of the Population 51.6%
Senior Citizens 13%
Employed Population 16+ 2,949,440
Age of the Population 38.1

Families

% of people married 47.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 37.3%
Median Earnings25+ $46,908
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $24,167
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,724

Wealth

Median Family Income $89,416
% Above Poverty Level 90%
% Below Poverty Level 10%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation 8.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 26.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,218
Median House Value $287,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 42.1%
US/American 0.1%
English 7.8%
Irish 11.2%

Notable Places

Antietam (Battlefield)
P.O. Box 158
Sharpsburg, Maryland 21782-0158
301-432-5124

Assateague Island (Seashore)
7206 National Seashore Lane
Berlin, Maryland 21811
410-641-1441

Baltimore-Washington (Parkway)
Parkway Maintenance
Greenbelt, Maryland 20770
301-344-3948

Catoctin Mountain (Park)
6602 Foxville Road
Thurmont, Maryland 21788-1598
301-663-9388

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal (Historic Site)
C&O Canal NHP Headquarters
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740-6620
301-739-4200

Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network (Seashore)
NPS - Chesapeake Bay Program
Annapolis, Maryland 21403
1-888-BAYWAYS

Clara Barton (Historic Site)
Clara Barton National Historic Site
Glen Echo, Maryland 20812
301-492-6245

Fort Foote (Park)
13551 Fort Washington Road
Fort Washington , Maryland 20744
301-763-4600

Fort McHenry (Monument/Memorial)
2400 East Fort Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21230-5393
410-962-4290

Fort Washington (Park)
13551 Fort Washington Road
Fort Washington, Maryland 20744
301-763-4600

Glen Echo (Park)
7300 MacArthur Boulevard
Glen Echo, Maryland 20812
301-492-6229

Greenbelt (Park)
6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, Maryland 20770
301-344-3948

Hampton (Historic Site)
Hampton National Historic Site
Towson, Maryland 21286
410-823-1309

Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm (Park)
6411 Oxon Hill Road
Oxon Hill, Maryland 20745
301-839-1176

Piscataway (Park)
13551 Fort Washington Road
Fort Washington , Maryland 20744
301-763-4600

Thomas Stone (Historic Site)
6655 Rosehill Rd
Port Tobacco, Maryland 20677
301-392-1776

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