Cottage City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maryland):
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Cottage City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maryland (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Large City||4 miles NE of Washington, District of Columbia|
|Standard Zip Codes||20722|
|Phone Area Codes||301|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||NATIONAL ARBORETUM DC|
|Jan Temp||24 to 43 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||43.7 inches|
|Station||GLENN DALE BELL STN|
|Jan Temp||21 to 42 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||44.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||24 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||45.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.39|
|American Indian & Alaskan||10||0.9%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||151||13.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,176|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||62.5%|
|Trinidadian and Tobagonian||1.3%|
|French (except Basque)||0.3%|
According to the US Postal Service, Cottage City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Brentwd (20722)
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