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War of 1812

Neighborhood Spotlight: Frederick

Neighborhood Spotlight: Frederick

Location: The central region of Frederick County. Mount Airy is to the east, Middletown is to the west and Emmitsburg lies to the north. Average property listing price: Frederick properties run $227,443 for attached homes and $304,304 for detached homes sold in April 2014, according to Drew Mackintosh of Mackintosh, Inc. Realtors. Population: The U.S. Census Bureau estimates a 2013 population of 66,893 for the city of Frederick. The history: The city of Frederick was founded in 1745 by German settlers and later became a stop on the path for the Pennsylvania Dutch as they migrated west and south. During the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812 and the Civil War,...