Upper Marlboro, Maryland
Upper Marlboro is best known as the county seat of Prince George’s County in Maryland. Although the population within the town limits is 631 according to the 2010 U.S. Census, the area surrounding it is often referred to as Upper Marlboro as well, and it adds about 19,000 more people.
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the town and surrounding area is predominantly African American: comprising 75.5 percent of the population, according to the U.S. Census of 2000. Whites constitute 20.6 percent of the population, with Asians comprising 1.23 percent, Hispanic or Latino of any race 1.81 percent, Native Americans 0.31 percent, Pacific Islanders 0.04 percent, other races 0.67 percent, and two or more races 1.65 percent. The median income for a typical household, according to a 2007 estimate, is $90,762, and the family median income is $101,706. About 2.0 percent of families and 3.4 percent of the population are classified as living below the poverty line.
As the Prince George’s county seat, Upper Marlboro is best known for its courthouse. Officially known as the Prince George’s County Courthouse, it has been around since 1721. The establishment of the courthouse marked the move of the county seat from Charles Town, which was located on the banks of the Patuxent River, to Upper Marlborough. The Public School Act, which established the county’s public school system, was one of the first laws passed there. The courthouse has been rebuilt and renovated several times within the past three centuries. Although the area is beginning to attract retail establishments, most residents usually go to nearby cities such as Bowie and Laurel for most of their shopping.
Children are zoned to schools in the Prince George’s County Public Schools system. Elementary schools in the area include Barack Obama, Kettering, Mattaponi, Marlton, Melwood, Perrywood, and Patuxent. Middle school-age students go to either Kettering Middle School or James Madison Middle School. High school students attend Largo High School, Frederick Douglass High School, or Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School. Private K-12 institutions include Riverdale Baptist School, Fairhaven School, and Excellence Christian School. Prince George’s Community College—which was founded in 1958 to serve the residents of Prince George’s County and the surrounding areas, including Washington, D.C.—is located in nearby Largo, which is often considered as part of the area. Comparatively speaking, the population is very well educated. According to Neighborhoodscout.com, 39.36 percent of adults in the area have a bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the national average of 21.84 percent.
The area’s crime rate is among the lowest in the nation. According to Bestplaces.net, on a scale from 1 (low) to 100, violent crime—which consists of murder and non-negligent manslaughter, robbery, rape, and aggravated assault—is 15, compared to the nation’s average of 31.1. Property crime—which includes the offenses of burglary, larceny, arson, and auto theft—is 37, compared to the country’s average of 38.1.
Real estate costs in the town and surrounding area are high compared to other places in the country. According to Bestplaces.net, the area’s cost of living is rated at 108.30 on a U.S. average of 100, thus indicating that it’s a comparatively more expensive place to live. However, statewide it is of unexceptional cost. According to Neighborhoodscout.com, the median home value is $321,712, with 55.8 percent of housing units being single-family homes and 65.7 percent of them built between 1970 and 1999. Seventy-two percent of the housing units here have three or four bedrooms. The area is primarily residential, with 80.4 percent of people owning their housing units. Almost 20 percent of people in the area rent; the average market rent rate there is $2,302 per month.
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