Severna Park, Maryland

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Severna Park, Maryland
—  CDP  —
Nickname(s): The Park
Location of Severna Park, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°4′56″N 76°33′56″W / 39.08222°N 76.56556°W / 39.08222; -76.56556Coordinates: 39°4′56″N 76°33′56″W / 39.08222°N 76.56556°W / 39.08222; -76.56556
CountryUnited States
StateMaryland
CountyAnne Arundel
Area
 • Total15.6 sq mi (40.4 km2)
 • Land12.9 sq mi (33.4 km2)
 • Water2.7 sq mi (7.0 km2)
Elevation39 ft (12 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total37,634
 • Density2,917.36/sq mi (931.53/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code21146
Area code(s)410, 443
FIPS code24-71200
GNIS feature ID0591251
 
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Severna Park, Maryland
—  CDP  —
Nickname(s): The Park
Location of Severna Park, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°4′56″N 76°33′56″W / 39.08222°N 76.56556°W / 39.08222; -76.56556Coordinates: 39°4′56″N 76°33′56″W / 39.08222°N 76.56556°W / 39.08222; -76.56556
CountryUnited States
StateMaryland
CountyAnne Arundel
Area
 • Total15.6 sq mi (40.4 km2)
 • Land12.9 sq mi (33.4 km2)
 • Water2.7 sq mi (7.0 km2)
Elevation39 ft (12 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total37,634
 • Density2,917.36/sq mi (931.53/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code21146
Area code(s)410, 443
FIPS code24-71200
GNIS feature ID0591251

Severna Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. Severna Park is part of the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area, and is located approximately 8 miles north of Annapolis, 17 miles south of Baltimore, and 39 miles east of Washington, D.C. Severna Park's population was 37,634 at the 2010 census.[1]

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History

Robinson House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[2]

Geography

Severna Park is located at 39°4′56″N 76°33′56″W / 39.08222°N 76.56556°W / 39.08222; -76.56556 (39.082109, -76.565656)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 15.6 square miles (40 km2), of which, 12.9 square miles (33 km2) of it is land and 2.7 square miles (7.0 km2) of it (17.31%) is water.

Severna Park is located between the eastern shore of the Severn River and northwestern shore of the Magothy River.

Demographics

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 28,507 people, 9,731 households, and 8,105 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,209.7 people per square mile (853.2/km²). There were 9,945 housing units at an average density of 770.9 per square mile (297.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.45% White, 3.29% African American, 0.18% Native American, 2.77% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.32% from other races, and 0.94% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.19% of the population.

There were 9,731 households out of which 40.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 73.7% were married couples living together, 6.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.7% were non-families. 13.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.89 and the average family size was 3.17 people.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 28.1% under the age of 18, 4.9% from 18 to 24, 25.9% from 25 to 44, 29.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 94.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.5 males.

According to a 2007 estimate,[5] the median income for a household in the CDP was $106,983, and the median income for a family was $116,246. Males had a median income of $70,742 versus $45,061 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $40,985. About 0.6% of families and 1.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.4% of those under age 18 and 3.0% of those age 65 or over.

Famous residents and natives include Pat Sajak, host of Wheel of Fortune, and Major League Baseball players Mark Teixeira, Josh Banks, and Gavin Floyd.

Local schools

Public and private schools in Severna Park are:

Notable natives and residents

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