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Kacem Benali
Licensed in MD, DC, VA, AZ

Eco First Realty
9420 Key West Avenue Suite 105
Rockville, MD 20852

Direct: (202) 413-3052
kacem@dmvproperties.com




Maryland Stats

 

Maryland Geography
There are 23 counties in Maryland that extend from the Atlantic Ocean to the mountains in the western portion of the state. The state can be divided into five geographical regions, including, the Capital Region, Central Maryland, the Eastern Shore, Southern Maryland and Western Maryland. One of the state's main attractions is the Chesapeake Bay which is 195 miles long in Maryland and 1,726 square miles in area. The Chesapeake varies in width from 3 to 20 miles with two outlets to the Atlantic Ocean. There are 47 operational state parks and 2.7 million acres of forest area.
Maryland
Population
Over 5.4 million people live in Maryland with 92% living inside a metropolitan area. The population is expected to rise to over 6 million by the year 2025.

Income
In 2002 the per capita personal income was $36,298.

Maryland Real Estate
The state homeownership rate in 2003 was 71%. In 2003, over 86,000 homes were sold in Maryland through MRIS®.

People looking for Maryland homes for sale or Maryland Real Estate for sale will find it the PROPERTY SEARCH tab.

Industry
In 2002, the top occupations were administrative support, professional specialty occupations, biotechnology, Internet technology and executive and managerial occupations. The top industries were retail trade, public administration, health services, and other professional services.

The Port of Baltimore serves over 60 ocean carriers making nearly 2,500 annual port visits. The chief exports are coal, corn, soybeans, lignite and coal coke, petroleum, fuel oils and asphalt. Major employers in the state include Bethlehem Steel, Computer Sciences Corp, General Motors, Lockheed Martin, Marriott, McCormick & Co, and Northrop Grumman.

Sites/Landmarks
Baltimore's Inner Harbor attracts millions of visitors a year. The Inner Harbor includes the Maryland Science Museum and the National Aquarium. Annapolis is the state's capital and also attracts many tourists. The Western Maryland mountains and the eastern shore's ocean resorts are popular vacation areas.

If you would like more information on Maryland and/or a comprehensive list of Maryland homes for sale, call or email your Maryland Real Estate Agent and Realtor Kacem Benali at (202) 413-3052.

Maryland Demographics & Household Information

Maryland Demographics

Population5,296,486
Male2,557,794
Female2,738,692
Married4,159,636
Single1,195,902
Separated128,941
Widowed270,452
Divorced366,483
Number of Households1,980,859
Avg Household Size2.61
Avg Family Size3.13
Median Age36.00
Median Household Income$52,868
Average Household Income$1,981,795
Per Capita Income$25,614
White Collar Jobs2,128,794
Blue Collar Jobs2,382,053
Employed2,608,457
Unemployed128,902

Maryland Household Information

Number of Households1,980,859
Households: Family1,359,318
Households: Non-Family621,541
Households: With Children739,048
Age 0-4353,393
Age 5-9391,318
Age 10-14392,135
Age 15-19356,119
Age 20-24314,129
Age 25-34748,521
Age 35-44916,156
Age 45-54755,032
Age 55-59268,647
Age 60-64201,729
Age 65-74321,285
Age 75-84211,120
Age 85+66,902
 

Maryland Income, Jobs & Education

Maryland Income & Jobs

$0-10,0005,455
$10,000 - $14,99983,328
$15,000 - $24,999188,104
$25,000 - $34,999212,135
$35,000 - $49,999305,987
$50,000 - $74,999427,180
$75,000 - $99,999268,558
$100,000 - $149,999230,285
$150,000 - $199,99969,102
Over $200,00059,917

Maryland Education

Less than 9th Grade178,169
Some High School386,917
High School Graduate933,836
Some College711,127
Associate Degree186,186
Bachelor's Degree629,304
Graduate Degree470,056
Percentage High School or Higher83.8%
 

Maryland Residential & Ethnicity Statistics

Maryland Residential Statistics

Average Home Sale Price$146,000
Total Housing Units2,145,283
Owner Occupied1,341,751
Rental Occupied639,108
Rental Vacancy Rate6.1%
Vacant Housing Units164,424
Median Travel Time to Work31 minutes
Transportation to Work: Public187,246
Transportation to Work: Drive / Carpool320,992
Transportation to Work: Walk / Bike / Other85,812
Work at Home86,703

Maryland Ethnicity Statistics

White3,465,697
African American1,525,036
Hispanic or Latino227,916
Asian238,408
American Indian or Alaska Native39,437
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander6,179
Other134,621

For similar information about other cities in Maryland, you can checkout the  pages for Rockville homes for sale, Bethesda homes for sale, and Chevy chase homes for sale.

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