Accident is located in west Maryland. Accident is part of Garrett County. Accident has 0.49 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Accident population is 309, which has shrunk 12.46% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 11.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Accident median household income is $46,667 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 107.41% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 40.25% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Accident median house value is $173,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 90.05% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 96.92% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Accident is better than the state average in quality. The Accident area code is 301.