Demographics

People

Total Population1,194
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens22.7%
Employed Population 16+418
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married50.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.8%
Median Earnings25+$40,347
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,052

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,893
% Above Poverty Level77.6%
% Below Poverty Level22.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.6%
Median Gross Rent$541
Median House Value$79,600

Ancestry

German30.4%
Scottish16.3%
English12.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.1%
Irish7.4%
Welsh4.9%
French Except Basque4.4%
Italian3.9%
Polish2.4%
Hungarian2%
Austrian0.6%
Dutch0.6%
Greek0.4%
Russian0.3%
Slovene0.3%
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Lonaconing Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyAllegany County
Standard Zip Codes21539
Phone Area Codes301
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.56
Approximate Longitude-78.97

Lonaconing Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFROSTBURG 2
Distance7.4 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp39 to 59 F
Annual Precip44.5 inches
StationSAVAGE RIVER DAM
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp19 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp60 to 80 F
Oct Temp40 to 60 F
Annual Precip39.5 inches
StationROMNEY 1 SW
Distance19.7 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp38 to 65 F
Jul Temp61 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barton433$49,583
Cumberland19,845$48,958
Frostburg8,626$63,983
Grantsville664$44,659
Midland688$46,875
Westernport2,018$50,590

Lonaconing Public Schools

George's Creek Elementary
15600 Lower Georges Creek Rd S
ZIP: 21539
(301) 463-6202
Primary
Total Enrollment 311
Westmar Middle
16915 Lower George's Creek Rd
ZIP: 21539
(301) 463-5751
Middle
Total Enrollment 257
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