The City of Taneytown had a population of 6,874 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Taneytown: Taney Town, Tawneytown.
|Population in Households||6,825|
|Population in Familes||5,843|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||49|
|Average Household Size||2.75|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,609 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,903 (72.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||579 (22.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||126 ( 4.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$246,053|
|Average Home Value||$257,141|
|Median Household Income||$71,694|
|Average Household Income||$82,298|
|Per Capita Income||$29,895|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.43%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Taneytown 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||# 164||69th|
|Population Density1||# 166||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 363||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 224||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 299||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.