The City of Frostburg had a population of 8,960 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Frostburg is located at latitude 39.6508 and longitude -78.9273 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the City of Frostburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,064 feet.
The City of Frostburg (GNIS ID: 2390589) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Frostburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Frostburg: Frost Town, Frostburgh, Mount Pleasant.
|Population in Households||6,896|
|Population in Familes||3,961|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,064|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,595 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,467 (40.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,721 (47.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||408 (11.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$134,559|
|Average Home Value||$160,456|
|Median Household Income||$32,261|
|Average Household Income||$47,889|
|Per Capita Income||$20,796|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-2.06%|
|Per Capita Income||0.55%|
The table below compares Frostburg to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 145||72nd|
|Population Density1||# 142||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 276||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 511||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 473||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.