Frederick, Maryland

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Frederick, Maryland
Ceety o Frederick
Dountoun Frederick in September 2015
Dountoun Frederick in September 2015
"The City of Clustered Spires"[1]
Location in Maryland
Location in Maryland
Coordinates: 39°24′50″N 77°24′40″W / 39.41389°N 77.41111°W / 39.41389; -77.41111Coordinates: 39°24′50″N 77°24′40″W / 39.41389°N 77.41111°W / 39.41389; -77.41111
Kintra United States
State Maryland
Coonty Frederick
 • MayorRandy McClement (R-MD)
 • Board of AldermenKelly Russell (D-MD)
Michael O'Connor (D-MD)
Josh Bokee (D-MD)
Donna Kuzemchak (D-MD)
Phil Dacey (R-MD)
 • Ceety59.89 km2 (23.13 sq mi)
 • Laund59.41 km2 (22.94 sq mi)
 • Watter0.48 km2 (0.19 sq mi)
92 m (302 ft)
 • Ceety65,239
 • Estimate 
 • Density1,145.5/km2 (2,966.8/sq mi)
 • Urban
141,576 (US: 230th)
 • Metro
6,097,684 (US: 7t)[dubious ]
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Aurie code(s)301, 240
FIPS code24-30325
GNIS featur ID0584497
HeichwaysI-70, I-270, US 15, US 40, US 340, MD 80, MD 144, MD 355

Frederick is a ceety an the coonty seat o Frederick Coonty in the U.S. state o Maryland. It is pairt o the Baltimore–Washington Metropolitan Aurie. Frederick haes been an important crossroads commonty syne it wis locatit in colonial times at the intersection o an important north–sooth Indian trail, an east–wast routes tae the Chesapeake Bay baith at Baltimore an whit acame Washington, D.C. an athort the Appalachian moontains tae the Ohio River wattershed. It is a pairt o the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Stateestical Aurie, which is pairt o a greater Washington-Baltimore-Arlington, DC-MD-VA-WV-PA Combined Stateestical Aurie. The ceety's population wis 65,239 fowk at the 2010 Unitit States Census, makkin it the seicont-lairgest incorporatit ceety in Maryland, behind Baltimore.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "City of Frederick". City of Frederick. Retrieved August 25, 2012.
  2. "US Gazetteer files 2013". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 5, 2014.
  3. "American FactFinder". Frederick County Government. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 20, 2016.
  5. Borda, Patti S.; Rodgers, Bethany (September 7, 2012). "City grows by 552 acres". Frederick News-Post. Retrieved September 20, 2012.