The City of Taneytown had a population of 6,939 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Taneytown is located at latitude 39.6563 and longitude -77.1688 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the City of Taneytown (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 502 feet.
The City of Taneytown (GNIS ID: 2390661) 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 Taneytown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Taneytown: Taney Town, Tawneytown.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,951|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,359|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||5,310|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.77|
|Population in Households||6,890|
|Population in Familes||5,895|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||49|
|Median Household Income||$74,192|
|Average Household Income||$84,001|
|Per Capita Income||$30,410|
|Total Housing Units||2,619 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,923 (73.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||574 (21.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||121 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$261,920|
|Average Home Value||$273,882|
|Average Household Size||2.76|
|Average Family Size||3|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.52%|
|Per Capita Income||2.72%|
The table below compares Taneytown to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 164||69th|
|Population Density||# 166||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 367||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 223||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 309||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.