The Benedict Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Charles County at latitude 38.5115 and longitude -76.6797. Charles County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The formal official name is the Benedict Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Benedict, Maryland.
The U5 Census Class Code for Benedict indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
The formal boundaries for the Benedict Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Benedict: Benedict Leonard Town, Benedict Town, Benedict-Leonard Town, Benedict-Town.
|Population in Households||269|
|Population in Familes||241|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||148 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||109 (73.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||16 (10.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||23 (15.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$448,780|
|Average Home Value||$463,889|
|Median Household Income||$134,686|
|Average Household Income||$143,095|
|Per Capita Income||$49,302|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.82%|
|Per Capita Income||3.61%|
The table below compares Benedict to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 414||20th|
|Population Density1||# 277||47th|
|Diversity Index2||# 210||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 30||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 57||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.