Also See: Shady Side, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Shady Side Census Designated Place had a population of 5,928 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Shady Side is located at latitude 38.8418 and longitude -76.5122 in Anne Arundel County. The formal boundaries for the Shady Side Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 6.76 sq. miles and a water area of 1.25 sq. miles. Anne Arundel County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The Shady Side Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390281) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shady Side: Parrishes Choice, Rural Felicity, Shadyside, The Swamp.
|Total Population||5,928 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,924 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,992 (84.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||4 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$100,671|
|Average Household Income||$121,492|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$46,532|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,621 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,956 (74.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||314 (12.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||351 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$338,468|
|Average Home Value||$398,405|
|Housing Affordability Index3||162|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.06%|
|Per Capita Income||2.29%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.23%|
The table below compares Shady Side to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 181||65th|
|Population Density||# 311||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 148||72nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 278||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 147||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 271||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.