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Demographics

People

Total Population903
Male Share of the Population43.2%
Female Share of the Population56.8%
Senior Citizens10.3%
Employed Population 16+438
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married55.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.3%
Median Earnings25+$37,277
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,318

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,263
% Above Poverty Level86%
% Below Poverty Level14%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone17.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,271
Median House Value$188,500

Ancestry

German18.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.2%
English12.6%
Irish10.3%
Italian3.8%
Greek2.4%
Ukrainian1.9%
Polish1.6%
French Except Basque1.4%
Swedish1.2%
Welsh1%
Scottish0.8%
Icelander0.7%
Russian0.6%
Canadian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
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Preston Almanac

CategoryValue
County Caroline County
Standard Zip Codes21655
Phone Area Codes410
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.71
Approximate Longitude-75.9

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)

StationCAMBRIDGE WATER TRMT PLT
Distance13.2 miles
Jan Temp27 to 45 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp49 to 71 F
Annual Precip45.2 inches
StationDENTON 2 E
Distance13.2 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.2 inches
StationCENTREVILLE
Distance24.8 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp43 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Denton4,364$55,703
East New Market414$68,036
Federalsburg2,675$34,868
Hurlock2,092$45,357
Secretary681$56,806
Trappe1,261$67,212

Preston Public Schools

Preston Elementary School
225 Main St
ZIP: 21655
(410) 673-2552
Primary
Total Enrollment 376
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