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Union Bridge
Carroll County, Maryland

ZipCodes
21791




Page Contents for Union Bridge, Maryland

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Maryland state capital is Annapolis.
The population of Union Bridge is approximately 1,079 2007, 975 2010.
The approximate number of families is 409 2000, 394 2010.
The amount of land area in Union Bridge is 1.494 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Union Bridge is 0.85 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Union Bridge to Washington DC is 46 miles.
The distance to the Maryland state capital is 56 miles. (as the crow flies)
Union Bridge is positioned 39.56 degrees north of the equator and 77.17 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Union Bridge elevation is 420 feet above sea level.
Union Bridge per capita income is $ 17,827 2000.
Union Bridge median income is $ 49,821 2007.
The Union Bridge median home price is $ 259,275 2007.

Location

in north-central Maryland about 19 miles from Frederick and about 43 miles from Baltimore. Other nearby communities include New Windsor, Taneytown, District 2, Uniontown, District 1, Taneytown, Woodsboro, District 4, Creagerstown, Westminster and Walkersville.
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History & History Related Items

Union Bridge was settled even before the Revolutionary War with farming as the main occupation. The town was chartered on 2 May 1872. The founders are the Farquhars who came here from Pennsylvania. Mrs. Elizabeth Farquhar Wright brought two sugar maple trees here when she settled and many of the trees in town are descendents of those first trees!

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The incorporation of Union Bridge

1872


Union Bridge City Government

The Town of Union Bridge

Union Bridge Chamber

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 871
Westminster, MD 2115
Phone: 410.848.9050

Union Bridge Organizations

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 871
Westminster, MD 2115
Phone: 410.848.9050

Union Bridge Schools

Carroll County Public Schools
125 North Court Street
Westminster Maryland 21157
Phone: 410.751.3000 Union Bridge

Miscellany

The population of Union Bridge was:
1990 - 910
2000 - 989
2007 - 1,079

Number of Housing Units:
1990 -371
2000 - 409


Median age:
2000 - 35.9 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 36,250
2007 - $ 49,821

Median house value:
2000 - $ 114,000
2007 - $ 259,275

Union Bridge is located in the Eastern Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.


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