The Town of Easton had a population of 16,757 as of July 1, 2016. Easton ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Easton is located at latitude 38.7757 and longitude -76.0694 in Talbot County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Easton (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Talbot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The Town of Easton (GNIS ID: 2390158) 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 Easton 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 Easton: Court House, Pitts Bridge, Talbot Court House, Talbot Courthouse, Talbot Town.
|Population in Households||16,386|
|Population in Familes||12,442|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||371|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,998 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,173 (52.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,936 (36.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||889 (11.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$297,087|
|Average Home Value||$341,419|
|Median Household Income||$52,837|
|Average Household Income||$70,706|
|Per Capita Income||$30,720|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
The table below compares Easton 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||# 83||84th|
|Population Density1||# 244||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 129||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 406||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 276||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.