Capitol Heights, Maryland

Population 4,360

Capitol Heights is located in Prince Georges County, MD. The population is 4,360.

There are 11 public schools in Capitol Heights with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Capitol Heights is high , and there are 76 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Capitol Heights is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Capitol Heights property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Capitol Heights include Coral Hills, Walker Mill and Seat Pleasant.

Capitol Heights Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18%

Crime Rate

30.22% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 352
  • Violent Crimes: 417
  • Robbery: 220
  • Burglary: 154
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 813

Registered Offenders

93.34% Higher than national avg.
  • 76 offenders in Capitol Heights
  • 174.31 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

222 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 215


Very High 5.0%
  • Maryland unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 11 K-12 public schools in Capitol Heights, MD and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Capitol Heights's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.
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3 Private Schools

Forbush School At Prince Georges County

High Road Academy

New Visions Academy

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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76 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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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Capitol Heights, MD

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,251
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,273
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,451
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,839
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,207

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Environmental Hazards

222 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Capitol Heights, MD has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Capitol Heights, MD is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.44 Average
    Capitol Heights, MD is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 36.97°
  • February 39.93°
  • March 48.08°
  • April 58.8°
  • May 67.8°
  • June 77.13°
  • July 81.77°
  • August 79.8°
  • September 72.68°
  • October 60.78°
  • November 49.68°
  • December 41.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Capitol Heights, MD

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Capitol Heights, MD: $67,863


Unemployment in Capitol Heights is 5.0%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.38%
White Collar - 52.62%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Donna F. Edwards

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

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2 Cemeteries view all

4 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Capitol Heights, MD

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Capitol Heights, MD

2 Police Stations view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Capitol Heights, MD
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