Manchester, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Manchester, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Manchester had a population of 5,226 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Manchester is located at latitude 39.6532 and longitude -76.8867 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Manchester (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 988 feet.

The Town of Manchester 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 Manchester 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 Manchester: Noodle Doosey.

Town of Manchester, MD Boundary Map

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Manchester, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 5,226
Population in Households 5,142
Population in Familes 4,529
Population in Group Qrtrs 84
Population Density1 2,234
Diversity Index2 20
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,790
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 1,405
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,832 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,509 (82.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 281 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 ( 2.3%)
Median Home Value $313,694
Average Home Value $330,149
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $85,877
Average Household Income $99,879
Per Capita Income $34,996
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.6% 1.08%
Households 1.78% 1.16%
Families 1.96% 1.1%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.1%
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.

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Manchester, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Manchester 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 190 64th
Population Density1 # 165 68th
Diversity Index2 # 381 27th
Median Household Income # 157 70th
Per Capita Income # 206 60th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.