MoCo-Sustain.com is Uniquely Positioned to Help You Reach Your Market
Montgomery County Sustainability News, or MoCo-Sustain.com, is the only daily news outlet that we know of in any medium, with content that is 100% dedicated to news and information impacting the environmental sustainability of Montgomery County, Maryland.
Most readers of this Website, which launched on January 2, 2012, will be adults and young adults with a real interest, and a stake, in the issues covered in our news, opinion, calendar and resource pages. They will be homeowners, renters and business managers seeking to reduce utility bills. They will be commuters turning to mass transit, electric cars and bicycles; and college students doing their part to stave off climate change.
Our readers will be Montgomery County farmers growing fresh foods for local markets; consumers seeking natural and organic foods from local farms, farmers markets and natural foods stores; and urban gardeners picking up their tools to grow their own. They will be active citizens working to preserve our county’s natural beauty and make our urban areas safer, healthier, and more pleasing places in which to live.
Finally, we at MoCo-Sustain.com will reach out for the readership of those who serve as staffers, legislators, and administrators of laws governing the uses and protection of our environment, at the village, town and county levels and in Annapolis and Washington.
Montgomery County Demographics*
- Population 972,000
- 56% of adults 25+ have bachelor’s degree
- Median household income $94,000
- 376,000 housing units with home ownership rate of 76%
- 115,000 business firms
- $13.25 Billion in annual retail sales
- Mean commute 33 minutes
- Unemployment 5.5% in July 2011, compared to 9.1% nationally
- 1,900 building permits issued in 2010
- In November 2011, 25,500 dwelling units had been approved by the county government and were in the pipeline awaiting construction
- Maryland public schools require environmental education for all students
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