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Middletown

Frederick County,

Maryland

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The Maryland state capital is Annapolis.


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21769

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Middletown is approximately 2,858 (2007), 4136 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 981 (2000), 1484 (2010).

The amount of land area in Middletown is 2.612 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Middletown is 1.69 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Middletown to Washington DC is 47 miles. The distance to the Maryland state capital is 67 miles. (as the crow flies)
Middletown is positioned 39.44 degrees north of the equator and 77.54 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Middletown elevation is 547 feet above sea level.
Middletown per capita income is $25,759 (2000).
Middletown median income is $85,960 (2007).

The Middletown median home price is $442,680 (2007).

Middletown miscellany.

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Location

Middletown location: in northern Maryland about nine miles from Frederick and about 52 miles from Washington, D.C.. Other nearby communities include Braddock Heights, Myersville, Burkittsville, Clover Hill, Rohrersville and Ballenger Creek.

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History & History Related Items

Middletown history:

The first settlers began arriving in the 1730s. One of these was MichaelJesserong who purchased property. He named the property Middletown and began to sell lots there in 1767. The early German and English settlers started to arrive in the valley in the 1730s. Among them was Michael Jesserong, who paid £66 for 50 acres. He named his property Middletown and sold the first lots there in 1767, the date officially marked as that of the town’s founding.

A young George Washington surveyed the South Mountain area and reported of a beautiful valley to the east. Later, as a Colonel, in 1755, he again came through the area.

Here is a history page for Middletown.
The founding of Middletown: 1767
The incorporation date of Middletown: 1833

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Attractions

Middletown attractions:

Lamar Heritage and Cultural Center Tours
200 W. Main Street
Call 301-371-7090 for hours
Explore Dr. Lamar's Sanitarium and see his original operating room, equipment, books and medicines dating back to the early 1900's. Civil War memorabilia is on display and the public can use a codigraph machine that accesses old Valley Register newspapers dating back to the 1800's.

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