Luke, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Luke, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Luke had a population of 65 as of July 1, 2016. Luke ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Luke is located at latitude 39.4788 and longitude -79.0589 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Luke (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 961 feet.

The Town of Luke (GNIS ID: 2391277) 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.

The Town of Luke is located within District 8, Westernport/Luke, a minor civil division (MCD) of Allegany County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Luke 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 Luke: West Piedmont.

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Luke, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 65
Population in Households 59
Population in Familes 46
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 244
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 33
Average Household Size 1.79
Family Households 19
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 61 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20 (32.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (45.9%)
Median Home Value $70,455
Average Home Value $72,368


Median Household Income $37,784
Average Household Income $45,186
Per Capita Income $21,426
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 0.87% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -0.28%
Per Capita Income   0.31%
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.

Luke, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Luke 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 501 3rd
Population Density1 # 463 11th
Diversity Index2 # 510 2nd
Median Household Income # 502 3rd
Per Capita Income # 468 10th

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