The Town of Preston had a population of 697 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Preston is located at latitude 38.7101 and longitude -75.9076 in Caroline County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Preston (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Caroline County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 46 feet.
The Town of Preston (GNIS ID: 2391372) 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 Preston 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 Preston: Snow Hill.
|Population in Households||697|
|Population in Familes||585|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.74|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||295 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||202 (68.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||53 (18.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 (13.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$205,612|
|Average Home Value||$213,433|
|Median Household Income||$55,173|
|Average Household Income||$63,397|
|Per Capita Income||$23,819|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.35%|
|Per Capita Income||1.71%|
The table below compares Preston 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||# 344||34th|
|Population Density1||# 262||50th|
|Diversity Index2||# 214||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 362||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 411||21st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.