The Town of Lonaconing had a population of 1,208 as of July 1, 2015. Lonaconing ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Lonaconing is located at latitude 39.5656 and longitude -78.9788 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lonaconing (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,509 feet.
The Town of Lonaconing (GNIS ID: 2391273) 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 Lonaconing population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lonaconing: Coney.
|Population in Households||1,173|
|Population in Familes||948|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||525 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||301 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||161 (30.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||63 (12.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,434|
|Average Home Value||$132,178|
|Median Household Income||$37,501|
|Average Household Income||$47,165|
|Per Capita Income||$19,178|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.37%|
|Per Capita Income||2.52%|
The table below compares Lonaconing to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 306||41st|
|Population Density1||# 128||75th|
|Diversity Index2||# 505||3rd|
|Median Household Income||# 493||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 489||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.