La Plata town, Maryland

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La Plata town, Maryland

La Plata town, Maryland
Population
- Total:8.753 (2010)
- Density:1.094,1/sq mi (437,7/sq km)
Area
- Total:9 sq mi (21 sq km)
- Land:8 sq mi (20 sq km)
- Water:1 sq mi (1 sq km)
- % water:4,76 %
Latitude:+38.5433625
Longitude:-076.9698798

Quick information summary of the La Plata town area.

La Plata town is located in the state of Maryland. It occupies the area of 9 square miles. 1 square miles are water areas and 8 square miles remain for land areas. Center of the La Plata town lies at +38.5433625, -076.9698798 coordinates. According to the 2010 Census, there are 8.753 living in the La Plata town. The racial makeup shows these 3 races as the most frequent : White (66.26%), Black or African American (26.72%) and Two or More races (2.98%). Median age is 35 for the males and 41 for the females.

Statistical data for the La Plata town based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
8,753
White alone
5,80066.26 %
Black or African American alone
2,33926.72 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
470.54 %
Asian alone
2332.66 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
100.11 %
Some Other Race alone
630.72 %
Two or More races
2612.98 %

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Population break-up based on Counties and Subdivisions in the area

Counties Subdivisions
County (whole county) La Plata town part within the County Subdivision (whole subdivision) La Plata town part within the Subdivision
Charles County 146.551- La Plata town part8.753
District 1, La Plata 14.557- La Plata town part8.325
District 6, Waldorf 78.036- La Plata town part409
District 8, Bryantown 13.400- La Plata town part19

Statistical data for the La Plata town

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
8,753
White alone
5,80066.26 %
Black or African American alone
2,33926.72 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
470.54 %
Asian alone
2332.66 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
100.11 %
Some Other Race alone
630.72 %
Two or More races
2612.98 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
8,753
Not Hispanic or Latino
8,47796.85 %
Hispanic or Latino
2763.15 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
8,753
Not Hispanic or Latino
8,47796.85 %
White alone
5,64566.59 %
Black or African American alone
2,31927.36 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
350.41 %
Asian alone
2332.75 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
100.12 %
Some Other Race alone
70.08 %
Two or More races
2282.69 %
Hispanic or Latino
2763.15 %
White alone
15556.16 %
Black or African American alone
207.25 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
124.35 %
Asian alone
00.00 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
5620.29 %
Two or More races
3311.96 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
38
Male
35
Female
41

Household Type

Total
3,062
Family households
2,09168.29 %
Husband-wife family
1,48971.21 %
Other family
60228.79 %
Male householder, no wife present
11519.10 %
Female householder, no husband present
48780.90 %
Nonfamily households
97131.71 %
Householder living alone
79782.08 %
Householder not living alone
17417.92 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the La Plata town - including Historical Features

Distance is calculated from the La Plata town center coordinates

Distance limit:

Random list of Geographic Features located within the radius of 3 miles from the La Plata town center

Building

  • La Plata Town Hall [0.98 mi] [1.57 km]
  • Charles County Rescue Squad [1.1 mi] [1.77 km]
  • Charles County Courthouse [1.03 mi] [1.66 km]
  • Charles County Public Library - La Plata Branch [0.91 mi] [1.46 km]
  • Charles County Government Building [1.04 mi] [1.67 km]
  • Richard Clark Senior Center [0.96 mi] [1.55 km]
  • LaPlata Center Nursing Home [1.02 mi] [1.65 km]
  • La Plata Volunteer Fire Department [0.54 mi] [0.87 km]
  • Abbey Manor II Assisted Living Center [0.59 mi] [0.95 km]
  • University of Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute [0.94 mi] [1.51 km]
  • Abbey Manor I Assisted Living Center [0.62 mi] [0.99 km]

Cemetery

  • Mount Rest Cemetery [0.81 mi] [1.31 km]
  • Mount Carmel Cemetery [1.88 mi] [3.03 km]

Church

  • La Plata United Methodist Church [1.26 mi] [2.03 km]
  • Christ Episcopal Church [1.05 mi] [1.69 km]
  • Grace Lutheran Church [1.01 mi] [1.63 km]
  • First Baptist Church [1.6 mi] [2.57 km]
  • Mount Carmel Monastery [1.82 mi] [2.93 km]

Civil

  • Town of La Plata [0.57 mi] [0.92 km]

Dam

  • McAllister Pond Number One Dam [2.3 mi] [3.7 km]

Hospital

  • Civista Medical Center [0.99 mi] [1.59 km]
  • Physicians Memorial Hospital [0.96 mi] [1.55 km]
  • Charles County Nursing Home [0.9 mi] [1.45 km]

Locale

  • La Plata Shopping Center [1.25 mi] [2 km]
  • Habre De Venture [3.61 mi] [5.81 km]
  • Hawthorne Shopping Center [0.83 mi] [1.33 km]
  • Potomac Square Shopping Center [0.87 mi] [1.39 km]
  • Hawthorne Country Club [2.18 mi] [3.51 km]
  • La Plata North Industrial Park [1.22 mi] [1.97 km]

Park

  • Thomas Stone National Historic Site [3.8 mi] [6.11 km]
  • La Plata Park [1.35 mi] [2.18 km]
  • Tilghman Park [1.49 mi] [2.39 km]
  • Tilghman Park [1.52 mi] [2.45 km]
  • Laurel Springs Regional Park [1.24 mi] [2 km]
  • Laurel Springs Regional Park [1.32 mi] [2.12 km]

Populated Place

  • Morgans Ridge [1.89 mi] [3.04 km]
  • La Plata [1.02 mi] [1.63 km]
  • Quailwood [1.45 mi] [2.34 km]
  • Old Colony [0.67 mi] [1.07 km]
  • Valley View [1.81 mi] [2.91 km]
  • Hawthorne Manor [2.52 mi] [4.05 km]
  • Kent Square [0.67 mi] [1.08 km]
  • Hickory Ridge [0.68 mi] [1.1 km]
  • The Meadows [0.53 mi] [0.86 km]
  • Kings Grant [1.62 mi] [2.6 km]
  • Brynwood Farm Estates [3.53 mi] [5.67 km]
  • Hawthorne [2.25 mi] [3.62 km]
  • Roosevelt Heights [1.85 mi] [2.98 km]
  • Kerrick Manor [2.75 mi] [4.42 km]
  • Willow Gate [0.49 mi] [0.78 km]
  • Caernarvon Woods [3.24 mi] [5.21 km]
  • Marshalls Corner [3.77 mi] [6.06 km]
  • Mount Carmel [2.02 mi] [3.25 km]
  • Brice [1.8 mi] [2.89 km]

Post Office

  • La Plata Post Office [1.09 mi] [1.76 km]

Reservoir

  • McAllister Pond Number One [2.3 mi] [3.7 km]

School

  • Archbishop Neale School [1.37 mi] [2.21 km]
  • Christ Church School [1.15 mi] [1.85 km]
  • Grace Lutheran School [0.81 mi] [1.3 km]
  • Matula Elementary School [0.83 mi] [1.33 km]
  • Spring Dell Center [1.23 mi] [1.98 km]
  • La Plata High School [1.08 mi] [1.74 km]
  • F B Gwynn Educational Center [1.25 mi] [2.02 km]
  • Maurice J McDonald High School [3.62 mi] [5.82 km]
  • Radio Station Road Academy [1.41 mi] [2.27 km]
  • Charles County Community College [2.45 mi] [3.94 km]

Stream

  • Jennie Run [2.55 mi] [4.1 km]

Swamp

  • Kerrick Swamp [1.9 mi] [3.06 km]

Tower

  • WSMD-AM (La Plata) [1.27 mi] [2.04 km]

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