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People

Total Population 967
Male Share of the Population 46%
Female Share of the Population 54%
Senior Citizens 10.2%
Employed Population 16+ 445
Age of the Population 31

Families

% of people married 58.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.4%
Median Earnings25+ $34,135
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,056
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,565

Wealth

Median Family Income $66,944
% Above Poverty Level 85%
% Below Poverty Level 15%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.2%
% Using Public Transportation 1.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 20.7%
Median Gross Rent $895
Median House Value $197,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.9%
US/American 0%
English 16.4%
Irish 11.5%

Preston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles E of Bowie, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 55 miles SE of Baltimore, Maryland
County Caroline
Standard Zip Codes 21655
Phone Area Codes 410
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.712
Longitude -75.91

Preston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CAMBRIDGE WATER TRMT PLT
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 45 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 49 to 71 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Station DENTON 2 E
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.2 inches
Station CENTREVILLE
Distance 24.8 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Denton 4,361 $68,508
East New Market 468 $75,469
Federalsburg 2,695 $40,086
Hurlock 2,056 $34,663
Secretary 855 $49,750
Trappe 1,196 $67,250
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