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Demographics

People

Total Population1,921
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens19.5%
Employed Population 16+817
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married49.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.3%
Median Earnings25+$26,994
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,054
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,889
% Above Poverty Level88.8%
% Below Poverty Level11.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.6%
Median Gross Rent$696
Median House Value$79,100

Ancestry

English14.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.2%
Irish11.7%
Italian8%
Scottish5.7%
Polish4.8%
Welsh3.8%
French Except Basque2.7%
Brazilian1.3%
Lithuanian0.7%
Swiss0.5%
Croatian0.4%
Dutch0.3%
German0.3%
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Westernport Almanac

CategoryValue
County Allegany County
Standard Zip Codes21562, 21540
Phone Area Codes301,240
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.48
Approximate Longitude-79.04

Westernport Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSAVAGE RIVER DAM
Distance5.2 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
Distance18.2 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
StationOAKLAND 1 SE
Distance19.9 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip47.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barton497$47,143
Frostburg8,718$72,500
Grantsville711$45,156
Kitzmiller264$48,750
Lonaconing1,214$46,731
Midland691$58,333

Westernport Public Schools

Westernport Elementary
172 Church St
ZIP: 21562
(301) 359-0511
Primary
Total Enrollment 264
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