Frederick, MD : What you need to know

Considered the gateway to western Maryland, Frederick has always benefited from its close proximity to Washington, D.C. The U.S. Army's Fort Detrick installation is Frederick’s largest employer (10,000 employees), and the economy is also influenced by banking, colleges, government jobs, healthcare, insurance, retail, tourism and the transportation sector. Frederick is also known for its “clustered spires” skyline of historic downtown churches.


Frederick, MD City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 67421
Latest Population Increase 98.57
Median age 35.1
Median Household Income $64700
Median Home Price $239600
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Frederick, MD Rankings

Frederick, MD Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 47.9%
  Population Women 52.1%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 0.7
In Frederick

 
361% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Frederick

Median Population

Median age 35.1
Age 18 Over 76.9
Age 21 Over 73.3
Age 62 Over 14.6
Age 65 Over 11.6

Race

  Ethnicity White 65.4%
  Ethnicity Black 19.2%
  Ethnicity Asian 6.2%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 16.1%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 4.5%

Economics

  Median Household Income 64700
  Median Home Price 239600
  Homes Owned 46.4
  Homes Rent 53.6
  Median Property Rent 1250

Language

  English Only 76.1
  English Other 23.9
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 32.3 MINUTES
in Frederick

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Frederick

Commute Types

  Walked 4.4
  Worked at Home 5.8
  Public Transportation 4.1
  Other Means 1.4
  Drove Alone 70.5
  Carpooled 13.8

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