The Town of Denton had a population of 4,584 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Denton is located at latitude 38.8794 and longitude -75.8245 in Caroline County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Denton (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Caroline County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 46 feet.
The Town of Denton (GNIS ID: 2390146) 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 Denton 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 Denton: Eden Town, Edenton, Eden-Town, Pig Point.
|Population in Households||4,321|
|Population in Familes||3,451|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||263|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,837 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||949 (51.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||699 (38.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||189 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,636|
|Average Home Value||$259,642|
|Median Household Income||$57,524|
|Average Household Income||$68,479|
|Per Capita Income||$26,805|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Denton 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||# 202||61st|
|Population Density1||# 316||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 188||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 336||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 355||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.