The City of Cumberland had a population of 20,561 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Cumberland is located at latitude 39.6506 and longitude -78.7582 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cumberland (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 623 feet.
The City of Cumberland (GNIS ID: 2390580) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cumberland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cumberland: Fort Cumberland, Washington Town, Wills Creek, Will's Creek.
|Population in Households||20,031|
|Population in Familes||14,348|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||530|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||11,048 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,852 (43.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,217 (38.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,979 (17.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,477|
|Average Home Value||$132,167|
|Median Household Income||$33,732|
|Average Household Income||$47,584|
|Per Capita Income||$21,916|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.86%|
|Per Capita Income||0.18%|
The table below compares Cumberland to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 63||88th|
|Population Density1||# 181||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 355||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 509||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 456||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.