Hancock, Maryland

Population 1,683

Hancock is located in Washington County, MD. The population is 1,683.

There are 2 public schools in Hancock with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Hancock is very low , and there are 4 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Hancock is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Hancock property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Hancock include Warfordsburg, Bethel Township and Thompson Township.

Hancock Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 15.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 75.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 8.9%

Crime Rate

84.26% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 65
  • Violent Crimes: 0
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 0
  • Property Crime: 390
  • Larceny Theft: 325

Registered Offenders

43.04% Higher than national avg.
  • 4 offenders in Hancock
  • 23.77 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

118 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 114


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

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Hancock, MD and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Hancock's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2008, the city of Hancock, MD issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2007, the city of Hancock, MD issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $520
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $790
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,130
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,370

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Environmental Hazards

118 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

  • January 32°
  • February 34.92°
  • March 44.8°
  • April 55.33°
  • May 63.54°
  • June 72.22°
  • July 76.38°
  • August 74°
  • September 66.42°
  • October 55.37°
  • November 44.52°
  • December 35.22°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Hancock, MD

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Hancock, MD: $33,125


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

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.23%
White Collar - 49.77%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • John Delaney

Neighborhood Info

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13 FCC Towers view all

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  • No fire stations found in Hancock, MD

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  • No retirement homes found in Hancock, MD
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