The Town of North East had a population of 3,841 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for North East is located at latitude 39.606 and longitude -75.9387 in Cecil County. The formal boundaries for the Town of North East (see map below) encompass a land area of 2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Cecil County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.
The Town of North East (GNIS ID: 2391334) 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 North East 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 North East: Herringtown, North East Point, Northeast, North-east, Welch Port.
|Population in Households||3,837|
|Population in Familes||3,046|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,748 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||884 (50.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||652 (37.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||212 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$186,126|
|Average Home Value||$239,156|
|Median Household Income||$55,787|
|Average Household Income||$64,885|
|Per Capita Income||$24,551|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.07%|
|Per Capita Income||0.83%|
The table below compares North East 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||# 217||58th|
|Population Density1||# 196||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 316||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 352||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 400||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.