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Barton, Maryland - Basic Facts

Barton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Barton.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Allegany County at latitude 39.5306 and longitude -79.0175. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,250 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Barton (see map) encompass a land area of 0.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Barton, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Barton to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 378 27th
Population Density1 # 177 66th
Diversity Index2 # 490 6th
Median Household Income # 472 9th
Per Capita Income # 464 11th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Barton, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 466
Population in Households 466
Population in Familes 387
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,110
Diversity Index2 5
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 200
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 142
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 231 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 150 (64.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 49 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $82,394
Average Home Value $103,167
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,269
Average Household Income $48,425
Per Capita Income $20,456
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.46% 0.13%
Households 0.6% 0.1%
Families 1.73% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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