Also See: Frostburg, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Frostburg had a population of 8,668 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Frostburg is located at latitude 39.6581 and longitude -78.9284 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the City of Frostburg 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Frostburg: Frost Town, Frostburgh, Mount Pleasant.
|Total Population||8,668 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,598 (76.1%)|
|Population in Families||3,752 (43.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2,070 (23.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$36,682|
|Average Household Income||$53,226|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,572|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,505 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,406 (40.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,652 (47.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||447 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,011|
|Average Home Value||$172,850|
|Housing Affordability Index3||132|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.1%|
|Per Capita Income||0.72%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.66%|
The table below compares Frostburg to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 151||71st|
|Population Density||# 150||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 510||2nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 135||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 509||2nd|
|Diversity Index||# 282||45th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.