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Grantsville is a town in Garrett County.

The community was named after Daniel Grant, settler

The latitude of Grantsville is 39.695N. The longitude is -79.151W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,303 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 605.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$27,778
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Grantsville demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Little Crossings
· Tomlinsons
19th-century stagecoach stop
Local festivals include:
  • Grantsville Days - June 22-24, 2007
Dates often change. Check Grantsville web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Casselman River Bridge State Park, New Germany State Park, Savage River State Forest

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Grantsville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Garrett County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 21536 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

47% of Grantsville residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Grantsville ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Grantsville was $15,625, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

16% of Grantsville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Fairs, festivals & other events
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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Grantsville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $289.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $783.


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Libraries in Grantsville include Grantsville Branch ... View libraries

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Politics

Garrett County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Grantsville political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Grantsville workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Grantsville include Comfort Inn Grantsville.

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