Trappe, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Trappe, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Trappe had a population of 1,052 as of July 1, 2016. Trappe ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Trappe is located at latitude 38.6627 and longitude -76.0525 in Talbot County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Trappe (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Talbot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.

The Town of Trappe (GNIS ID: 2391449) 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 Trappe is located within District 3, Trappe, a minor civil division (MCD) of Talbot County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Trappe 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 Trappe: Trap.

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


Total Population 1,052
Population in Households 1,052
Population in Familes 846
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 379
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 428
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 291
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 491 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 277 (56.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 152 (31.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $271,169
Average Home Value $300,722


Median Household Income $51,149
Average Household Income $61,772
Per Capita Income $25,448
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.38% -0.31%
Households -0.22% -0.23%
Families -0.43% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.

Trappe, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Trappe 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 # 315 39th
Population Density1 # 430 17th
Diversity Index2 # 111 79th
Median Household Income # 423 19th
Per Capita Income # 381 27th

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