Calvert County is located in southwestern Maryland. The County Seat is Prince Frederick and the largest city is Chesapeake Beach. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.cal.md.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 90,613 and the 2010 census population was 88,737. The land area is 213.15 square miles and there are 416.3 persons per square mile.
82% of the population is White, 13.2% is Black or African American, 3.3% is Hispanic or Latino, 1.6% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.7% is two or more races. 92.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 30% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $357,000, there are 30,923 households, an average of 2.87 persons per household. The per capita income is $38,260, the median household income is $95,477, and 4.9% of the persons in Calvert County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 7,554. Retail sales (in $1000) were $730,625, and sales per capita were $8,291. The percentage of black-owned firms is 13%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 33.4%.
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