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Jessup, Maryland

Jessup, Maryland
Full nameJessup, Maryland
Official nameJessup, Maryland
Settlement typeCDP
CountryUnited States
CountiesAnne Arundel, Howard
Total Area4.2 sq mi (10.9 km2)
Land Area4.2 sq mi (10.9 km2)
Water Area0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation217 ft (66.1 m)
Total Population7865 (2000)
Density (pop.)717.2/km2 (1858.0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code20794
Area code240, 301, 410, 443
FIPS code24-42550
GNIS feature ID0590560

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Jessup (pronounced JESS-up) is an unincorporated town and census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland and Anne Arundel County, Maryland. The population was 7,865 at the 2000 census. The center of population of Maryland is located in Jessup. It was the location of Maryland House of Correction, which was one of the Maryland Department of Corrections prison complexes until it closed in 2007. The community has a little-used stop on the Camden line of the MARC commuter rail service. The town's prison is referenced several times in the HBO original series, The Wire.

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This is a visit to the TA in Jessup md. This place could be considered a complete dive. they now charge 12$ to park in their lot lizard dope peddler beggar good buddy infested parking lot. i will let you decide what a fine facility this is after you watch this tour.
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March 19, 2007: Governor Martin OMalley and Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services Secretary Gary D. Maynard announce that the Maryland House of Correction has been shut down: 842 Inmates already transferred, 97 most-problematic prisoners moved out of state.
4.10 min. | 5.0 user rating "Listen, if I can do it, then anyone can do it." Every Thursday at five o'clock, you can find Lynn Zwerling and Sheila Rovelstad, needles in hand, providing encouragement and guidance to diligent pupils working on hats or sweaters. As students and teachers settle into the quiet hum of the knitting circle, a cloud of relaxed calm falls across the group. Lynn and Sheila's knitting class is like many others across the country. Except theirs takes place in prison and their students are inmates. At the Jessup Pre-Release Unit (JPRU) in Jessup, Maryland, the relationship between the inmates and the women is like family, and the bond between inmate and knitting is just as natural. Knitting Behind Bars grew from Lynn and Sheila's passion for their chosen obsession. Throughout a stressful career, Lynn found knitting to be much more than a hobby. "When I learned how to knit I saw that I'd think about it all day. I could get through most anything, any stress... because I knew I could go home and knit." After retiring and starting a knitting group that counts over 500 members, she saw the calming effect and atmosphere of camaraderie that knitting gave its members. If knitting could bring together people who have nothing in common but a love of knitting, what could it do for people who had never been exposed to knitting, ever? So she decided to take her knitting behind bars. Wardens concerned with safety and doubtful of the interest among inmates repeatedly turned Lynn away <b>...</b>
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jessup marc station, maryland
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MARC GP40 Diesel Engine 64 stops at Jessup, Maryland. I have 1000's of pics and lots of video, and I'm getting more all the time. Please subscribe, rate, and comment. I will continue to put up more asap.
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A General Motors EMD SW8 diesel switcher, that the Waste Management Facility owns, heads back to the facility crossing over Brock Bridge Road in Jessup , Maryland
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CSX 5108 and 9006 at Jessup MARC station, Maryland
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rare cp engine with csx #2 and fresh paint on 171 in jessup, maryland
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McCahan Body and Trailer Company is a truck and equipment dealer in Jessup, Maryland. McCahan is an authorized Switch-N-Go⢠distributor.
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Freight train passes a stopped auto rack at Jessup Station, MD. The auto rack pulls ahead in another video.
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$12600 of cocaine found during traffic stop in Jessup - ABC2 News Tweet this news
ABC2 News---JESSUP-, -Md-. - Anne Arundel County Police arrested a 30-year-old man Tuesday night after pulling him over for a traffic stop and discovering drugs in his ... - Date : Wed, 29 Dec 2010 21:01:22 GMT+00:00
Former UT Player Arrested For Drunk Driving - KWTX Tweet this news
KWTX---JESSUP-, -Md-. (December 26, 2010) -- Baltimore Ravens rookie linebacker Sergio Kindle has been arrested on drunken driving charges. shortly after 4 am Sunday ... - Date : Mon, 27 Dec 2010 00:49:48 GMT+00:00
Sun Belle Berries Buys 62656 SF Jessup Building - Citybizlist Real Estate Tweet this news
Citybizlist Real Estate--Sun Belle Berries has purchased the 62656 square foot building at 8375 Patuxent Range Road in -Jessup-, -MD-, the former home of Ann's House of Nuts, ... - Date : Tue, 14 Dec 2010 23:26:09 GMT+00:00
From Inside the Big House - Patch Tweet this news
Patch---...- off the razor wire fence, solitude is soaked into the environment of the Jessup Correctional Institution (JCI) maximum-security facility in -Jessup-, -MD-. ... - Date : Sun, 12 Dec 2010 18:01:34 GMT+00:00
NFL WEEK 16 - Tweet this news, 23, who is out for the season after fracturing his skull in a fall during the summer, was pulled over shortly after 4 am Sunday in -Jessup-, -Md-. He ... - Date : Mon, 27 Dec 2010 04:16:15 GMT+00:00
Appeals court overturns home builder's theft conviction - Washington Examiner Tweet this news
Washington Examiner--Coleman is incarcerated at the -Jessup- Correctional Institution. Prosecutors could appeal to the Court of Appeals, -Maryland's- highest court, or Coleman could ... - Date : Wed, 29 Dec 2010 23:26:41 GMT+00:00
Dade Paper Takes 114300 SF in Jessup - Citybizlist Real Estate Tweet this news
Citybizlist Real Estate--Industrial paper supplier and distributor Dade Paper has signed a 114300 square foot lease at 7605 Dorsey Run Road in -Jessup-, -MD-, according to CoStar. ... - Date : Thu, 18 Nov 2010 02:09:29 GMT+00:00
Reading made fun - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader Tweet this news
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader--AT LEFT: Misericordia speech-language pathology student Jennifer Lozier of -Jessup-, -Md-., conducts a hearing screening on Cory Siglin, 3, of Trucksville, ... - Date : Sun, 28 Nov 2010 06:48:01 GMT+00:00
Ida Skarya - Record Delta Tweet this news
Record Delta---...- children and grandchildren of Philippi, John Skarya of Volga, and Stephen Skarya of -Jessup-, -Md-.; one granddaughter, Michelle Rukavina, great-grandson, ... - Date : Mon, 15 Nov 2010 19:26:39 GMT+00:00
Three mental hospital workers retire after slaying - ABC2 News Tweet this news
ABC2 News---Jessup-, -MD-. - A new report says a teacher's slaying at a juvenile detention center resulted from "multiple systemic security failures. ... - Date : Fri, 08 Oct 2010 02:32:56 GMT+00:00

Municipalities and communities of Anne Arundel County, Maryland

County seat: Annapolis
TownHighland Beach
CDPsArden-on-the-Severn * Arnold * Brooklyn Park * Cape St. Claire * Crofton * Crownsville * Deale * Ferndale * Fort Meade * Glen Burnie * Green Haven * Herald Harbor * Hillsmere Shores * Jessup � * Lake Shore * Linthicum * Londontowne * Maryland City * Mayo * Naval Academy * Odenton * Parole * Pasadena * Pumphrey * Riva * Riviera Beach * Selby-on-the-Bay * Severn * Severna Park * Shady Side * South Gate
Annapolis Junction * Arundel on the Bay * Beverly Beach * Bristol * Churchton * Davidsonville * Fairhaven * Fairview * Friendship * Gambrills * Galesville * Germantown * Gibson Island * Hanover * Harmans * Harundale * Harwood * Iglehart * Jacobsville * Jennings * Lothian * Millersville * Orchard Beach * Owensville * Riverdale * Rose Haven * Russett * Sherwood Forest * Skidmore * South River * Sudley * Tall Timbers * Tracys Landing * West River * Winchester-on-the-Severn * Woodland Beach * Woodwardville
Footnotes�This populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

Municipalities and communities of Howard County, Maryland

County seat: Ellicott City
CDPsColumbia * Elkridge * Ellicott City * Jessup � * North Laurel * Savage-Guilford
Annapolis Junction * Benson * Clarksville * Cooksville * Daniels * Dayton * Dorsey * Fulton * Glenelg * Glenwood * Granite * Hanover * Henryton Heights * Highland * Hopewell * Ilchester * Linwood * Lisbon * Marriottsville * Scaggsville * Simpsonville * West Friendship * Woodbine * Woodstock
Footnotes�This populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

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