The Town of Chesapeake Beach had a population of 6,260 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Chesapeake Beach is located at latitude 38.6894 and longitude -76.5544 in Calvert County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chesapeake Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Calvert County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 56 feet.
The Town of Chesapeake Beach (GNIS ID: 2390783) 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 Chesapeake Beach population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||6,259|
|Population in Familes||5,243|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,555 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,819 (71.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||508 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||229 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$344,306|
|Average Home Value||$369,802|
|Median Household Income||$96,535|
|Average Household Income||$103,311|
|Per Capita Income||$37,788|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.28%|
|Per Capita Income||1.62%|
The table below compares Chesapeake Beach 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||# 175||66th|
|Population Density1||# 163||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 267||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 121||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 176||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.