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Maryland Library Facts

Score Card


Library Score
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Maryland has few libraries
Libraries
190
32 per 1,000,000 people
State Size
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Maryland is a big state!
State Population
5,928,814
Library Programs Score
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Popularity Score
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People love visiting libraries!
Avid Reader Score
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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Librarian Score
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Lots of librarians in Maryland!
Computers Available
5,195
Bookmobiles
19

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Books, Music, & Movies


Books, CDs, and Videos Available
Number of Items
Source: Library Scout

Programs


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Library Programs
453
per library on average
Compared to 284 nationally
Children's Programs Score
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Children's' Programs
284
per library on average
Compared to 160 nationally
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Young Adult Programs
41
per library on average
Compared to 28 nationally

Visitors


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People love visiting libraries!
Library Visits per Visitors
8
per year
Compared to an average of 8 nationally
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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Library Checkouts per Visitor
17
per year
Compared to an average of 13 nationally
Bookworm Score
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Bookworms
58%
of the state have a library card compared to 53% nationally

Librarians


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Lots of librarians in Maryland!
Librarians
3,313
Average Librarian Salary
$44,657

Funds


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Maryland libraries have lots of funding!
Libary Funding per Person
$49
Compared with an average of $39 per person nationally

Top Ranked Libraries


#1 Howard County Library System
#62 Nationally
9411 Frederick Road
Ellicott City, Maryland 21042

#2 Harford County Public Library
#70 Nationally
1221-A Brass Mill Road
Belcamp, Maryland 21017

#3 Carroll County Public Library
#216 Nationally
1100 Green Valley Road
New Windsor, Maryland 21776

#4 Enoch Pratt Free Library
#431 Nationally
400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201

#4 Worcester County Library
#431 Nationally
307 N Washington Street
Snow Hill, Maryland 21863

#6 Cecil County Public Library
#457 Nationally
301 Newark Avenue
Elkton, Maryland 21921

#7 Baltimore County Public Library
#500 Nationally
320 York Road
Towson, Maryland 21204

#8 Calvert Library
#732 Nationally
850 Costley Way
Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678

#9 Frederick County Public Libraries
#818 Nationally
110 East Patrick Street
Frederick, Maryland 21701

#10 Anne Arundel County Public Library
#989 Nationally
5 Harry S. Truman Parkway
Annapolis, Maryland 21401

#11 Montgomery County Public Libraries
#1,008 Nationally
21 Maryland Ave., Suite 310
Rockville, Maryland 20850

#12 Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County
#1,231 Nationally
6 North Second Street
Oakland, Maryland 21550

#13 Charles County Public Library
#1,240 Nationally
2 Garrett Avenue
La Plata, Maryland 20646

#14 St. Mary's County Library
#1,326 Nationally
23250 Hollywood Road
Leonardtown, Maryland 20650

#15 Talbot County Free Library
#1,369 Nationally
100 W. Dover Street
Easton, Maryland 21601

#16 Caroline County Public Library
#1,403 Nationally
100 Market Street
Denton, Maryland 21629

#17 Prince George's County Memorial Library Syste
#1,524 Nationally
9601 Capital Lane
Largo, Maryland 20774

#18 Washington County Free Library
#1,696 Nationally
100 S. Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

#19 Allegany County Library System
#1,704 Nationally
31 Washington Street
Cumberland, Maryland 21502

#20 Kent County Public Library
#1,721 Nationally
408 High Street
Chestertown, Maryland 21620

#21 Somerset County Library
#2,220 Nationally
11767 Beechwood Street
Princess Anne, Maryland 21853

#22 Dorchester County Public Library
#3,372 Nationally
303 Gay Street
Cambridge, Maryland 21613

Maryland Libraries


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