Point of Rocks is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Point of Rocks Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Frederick County at latitude 39.2759 and longitude -77.5392. Frederick County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 249 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Point of Rocks Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Point of Rocks: Nelsons Ferry, Trammelstown.Photos of the local Point of Rocks, MD area
|Population in Households||1,732|
|Population in Familes||1,556|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.98|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||629 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||523 (83.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||58 ( 9.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||48 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$334,615|
|Average Home Value||$367,762|
|Median Household Income||$102,556|
|Average Household Income||$105,086|
|Per Capita Income||$35,852|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.85%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
The table below compares Point of Rocks to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 284||45th|
|Population Density1||# 232||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 239||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 100||81st|
|Per Capita Income||# 186||64th|
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