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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Middletown is a town in Maryland with a population of 4,521. Middletown is in Frederick County and is one of the best places to live in Maryland. Living in Middletown offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Middletown there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Middletown and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Middletown are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$420,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,309
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Middletown Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    6%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    39%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%

Working in Middletown

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$125,227
National
$55,322
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Middletown Reviews

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Middletown is a charming, quiet town located just over the hill from the city of Frederick, Maryland. The 15-minute commute to Frederick makes Middletown a very desirable area to live in. It offers a small-town feel with the comforts of a larger city just a short distance away. Local shops, restaurants, and services in Middletown make it easy to avoid the busy city altogether. Middletown is home to some of the best schools in the state of Maryland, in both academics and athletics. Middletown is a wonderful place to raise a family. The cost of living is slightly higher than other parts of Frederick County. However, you get what you pay for. The benefits of living in Middletown are great enough to warrant the higher costs.
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This is a charming little town. Being only 15-20 minutes from Frederick, it provides the best of getting suburban life.
Middletown is an amziang town to live in! The strong sense of community is felt by everyone and the town is know for a legacy of academic achievement and sporting accomplishment.