Calvert County

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Calvert County, Maryland

175 Main St
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Phone: (410) 535-1600
Fax: (410) 535-9572

In south-central MD, south of Annapolis; original county, organized as Patuxent County in 1654; name changed in 1658. Name Origin: For the family name of the Lords Baltimore, proprietors of MD

Area (sq mi):: 345.09 (land 215.17; water 129.91) Population per square mile: 408.60
Population 2005: 87,925 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 17.90%; 1990-2000 45.10% Population 2000: 74,563 (White 83.00%; Black or African American 13.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.90%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 35.90
Income 2000: per capita $25,410; median household $65,945; Population below poverty level: 4.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $31,285-$33,665
Unemployment (2004): 3.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 39.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Driving under the high tension lines just inside the gates of the power plant was as "energizing" as it was motivational for 18 College of Southern Maryland students arriving for their first day of hands-on training at the Constellation Energy Nuclear Groupplant in Calvert County, Md. The students, many completing their lust year of CSM's nuclear engineering technology: instrumentation end vontrol associate degree program, spent the summer connecting their classroom instruction at CSM's Center for Nuclear Energy Training to training experiences inside a working nuclear facility.
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These Leagues received participation grants: South Bend, IN; Charlottesville, VA; North Pinellas, FL; Broward County, FL; Duluth, MN; Schenectady, NY; Metro Columbus, OH; Elmhurst, IL; Akron, OH; Baltimore, MD; Calvert County, MD; Montgomery County, MD; Kalamazoo Area, MI; Metro Phoenix, AZ; Wichita Metro, KS; and Montclair, NJ.
- The Willamette Valley All-Stars needed just four innings for an 11-0 victory over Calvert County, Md., on Tuesday to improve to 2-1 in pool play at the Cal Ripken World Series baseball tournament for 12-year-olds.
On the surface, the controversial issue is the sometimes mandatory, sometimes voluntary school prayer -- and variations on prayer, like Bible study groups that local public school systems in places as sophisticated as Calvert County, Md., and as backwater as Pontotoc County, Miss., have imposed on the young as one more attempt to instill some kind of personal morality.
Angry over a compromise that excluded religious worship from a school graduation ceremony, members of the audience took matters into their own hands and recited the Lord's Prayer out loud in Calvert County, Md.
For example, the LWV of Calvert County, MD, has been sending books to the Zambian town of Arusha.
The victory improved Willamette Valley to 1-1 in pool play with a game against Calvert County, Md., scheduled for today.
The six host Leagues were the LWV of Calvert County, MD; the LWV of Charlotte-Mecklenburg, NC; the LWV of Claremont Area, CA; the LWV of Duluth, MN; the LWV of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff, IL; and the LWV of Portland, OR.
The Leagues selected for this civic hosting program are: LWVs of Claremont Area, CA; Calvert County, MD; Charlotte-Mecklenburg, NC; Duluth, MN; Portland, OR; and Lake Forest/Lake Bluff, IL.