Frederick, Maryland

Population 66,390

Frederick is located in Frederick County, MD. The population is 66,390, making Frederick the largest city in Frederick County and the 6th largest city in the state of Maryland.

There are 38 public schools in Frederick with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Frederick is moderate , and there are 136 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Frederick is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Frederick property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Frederick include Ballenger Creek, Spring Ridge and Bartonsville.

Frederick Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 49.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 36.3%

Crime Rate

8.92% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 73
  • Violent Crimes: 405
  • Robbery: 74
  • Burglary: 272
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

33.91% Higher than national avg.
  • 136 offenders in Frederick
  • 20.49 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

992 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 4
  • Registered Polluters: 16
  • Superfunds: 8
  • Tanks & Spills: 964


Moderate 4.0%
  • Maryland unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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38 Public Schools view public schools

There are 38 K-12 public schools in Frederick, MD and 14 private schools. Homefacts rates Frederick's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

136 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Frederick, MD

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672 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Frederick, MD issued 672 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 672 permits, 198 were issued for single family homes and 474 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Frederick, MD issued 734 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 734 permits, 236 were issued for single family homes and 498 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,417
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,441
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,643
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,080
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,496

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Environmental Hazards

992 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Frederick, MD has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Frederick, MD is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.44 Average
    Frederick, MD is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.27°
  • February 31.97°
  • March 43.72°
  • April 54.06°
  • May 65.1°
  • June 69.27°
  • July 74.13°
  • August 71.98°
  • September 65.88°
  • October 54.28°
  • November 44.68°
  • December 33.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Frederick, MD

Frederick, MD has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Frederick, MD has no risk of hurricanes.
Frederick, MD has a low risk of hail storms.
Frederick, MD has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Frederick, MD: $67,352


Unemployment in Frederick is 4.0%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 35.98%
White Collar - 64.02%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Larry Hogan
  • Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin
  • Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski

City Representatives

  • John Delaney
  • Chris Van Hollen

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

43 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Police Stations view all

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