21042 (Howard County, MD) Change Neighborhood

Spectators cheer for racing pigs at the annual Howard County Fair.  Staff Photo by Marvin Joseph

Spectators cheer for racing pigs at the annual Howard County Fair. Staff Photo by Marvin Joseph

Strolling in downtown Ellicott City, Md. Credit: El Tiempo Latino

Strolling in downtown Ellicott City, Md. Credit: El Tiempo Latino

Sir Richard Branson waves to fans at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia in August 2009. Photo by Bob Riha, Jr./Virgin Mobile USA via Getty Images

Sir Richard Branson waves to fans at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia in August 2009. Photo by Bob Riha, Jr./Virgin Mobile USA via Getty Images

Avg Home Sold Price
$550,420

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,208

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
38,611
Population Change Since 2000
9%
Population Change Since 1990
33%
Population Density
1,032
Median Annual Household Income
$131,097
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
39%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
90%
Households with Children
43.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.9
Median Age
33
Married
78%
Single
22%
Divorced
5%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
84%
Renter-Occupied Homes
13%
Vacant Homes
3%
Median Years in Residence
5.1
Annual Residential Turnover
12%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
17

Transportation

Average Commute Time
27.7 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
14.0
Drive/Carpool
92%
Public Transit
1%
Walk/Bike/Other
1%
Work at Home
6%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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Allegany woman charged in husband's fatal stabbing

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Virginia agents destroy illegal moonshine still

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Rescued dogs from Miss. head north for adoption

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Alumnus bequests $5m to Lynchburg College

A Lynchburg College alumnus has left a record $5 million bequest to the college.

Emerald ash borer detected in 4 more Va. counties

Agriculture officials say the emerald ash borer has been detected in four more counties in Virginia.

17 ag operations in Virginia get federal funds

Seventeen agricultural operations in Virginia will receive federal funding aimed at expanding their operations and creating new products.

Franchot to address Rural Maryland Council

Comptroller Peter Franchot is scheduled to give the keynote address at the Rural Maryland Council meeting.

Bridge over Anacostia to close for several hours

Transportation officials in Washington are closing the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge over the Anacostia River for several hours.

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