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Leonardtown is a town in Saint Mary's County, in the Lexington Park metro area.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Benedict Leonard Calvert, fourth Lord Baltimore.

The latitude of Leonardtown is 38.291N. The longitude is -76.636W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 85 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,965.


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Median household income
Local
$35,563
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Leonardtown demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Seymourtown
· Benedict Leonard Town
Local festivals include:
  • Saint Mary's County Fair - Sept. 20-23, 2007
  • Oyster Festival - Oct. 20-21, 2007
  • Spring Festival - May 3-6, 2007
Dates often change. Check Leonardtown web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Old Jail Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Leonardtown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saint Mary's 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 20650 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

8% of Leonardtown residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Leonardtown ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Leonardtown was $16,614, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

15% of Leonardtown 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 Leonardtown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $443.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,155.


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Libraries in Leonardtown include St Marys County Memorial Library ... View libraries

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Politics

Saint Mary's County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Leonardtown political report.

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The average commute time for Leonardtown workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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