Emmitsburg Tourism, Maryland

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Emmitsburg is a town in Frederick County, Maryland, United States, just south of the Mason-Dixon line separating Maryland from Pennsylvania. Founded in 1785, Emmitsburg is the home of Mount St. Mary's University. The town has two Catholic pilgrimage sites: the National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes, which is on the campus of Mount St. Mary's, and the Basilica and National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, who was the first native born United States citizen to be canonized as a saint. The Seton Shrine is one of the top eight Catholic pilgrimage destinations in the United States. The National Emergency Training Center (NETC) campus is in Emmitsburg on the former campus of Saint Joseph College. The campus includes the Emergency Management Institute, the National Fire Academy and the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial. The population as of the 2010 U.S Census was 2,814. The current mayor of Emmitsburg is Don Briggs.The current commissioners are Glenn Blanchard, Jennifer Mellor, Tim O'Donnell, Joseph Ritz III and Cliff Sweeney.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Emmitsburg, which is a city in United States. When planning a trip to Emmitsburg, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Washington D. C.. Attractions in Washington D. C. include Washington Monument, United States Capitol, Lincoln Memorial. A holiday in Emmitsburg can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Emmitsburg*

  • Pollution Statistics in Emmitsburg

    Know the pollution level of Emmitsburg before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Emmitsburg: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Emmitsburg for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Emmitsburg.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.33 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
  • Living in Emmitsburg - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Emmitsburg is 231.53 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 76.56 (High)
    • Climate Index 74.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 19.83 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 10 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.86 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 100 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.9 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 141.63 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Emmitsburg

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Emmitsburg

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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