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Berwyn Heights, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Berwyn Heights had a population of 3,186 as of July 1, 2016. Berwyn Heights ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Berwyn Heights is located at latitude 38.9929 and longitude -76.9135 in Prince George's County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Berwyn Heights (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Prince George's County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 112 feet.

The Town of Berwyn Heights (GNIS ID: 2390724) 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.

The Town of Berwyn Heights is located within District 21, Berwyn, a minor civil division (MCD) of Prince George's County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Berwyn Heights 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 Berwyn Heights: Charlton Heights.

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Berwyn Heights, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,186
Population in Households 3,163
Population in Familes 2,358
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density1 4,625
Diversity Index2 84


Total Households 1,007
Average Household Size 3.14
Family Households 678
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,056 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 806 (76.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 201 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 49 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $295,251
Average Home Value $296,960


Median Household Income $98,841
Average Household Income $110,769
Per Capita Income $35,274
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.32% 0.47%
Households 0.08% 0.28%
Families -0.07% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
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.

Berwyn Heights, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Berwyn Heights 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 231 56th
Population Density1 # 66 87th
Diversity Index2 # 23 96th
Median Household Income # 111 79th
Per Capita Income # 211 59th

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