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Dundalk, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Dundalk Census Designated Place had a population of 65,234 as of July 1, 2017. Dundalk ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Dundalk is located at latitude 39.2668 and longitude -76.4965 in Baltimore County. The formal boundaries for the Dundalk Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 13.07 sq. miles and a water area of 4.32 sq. miles. Baltimore County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Dundalk Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389421) 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.

The Dundalk Census Designated Place is located within District 12, a minor civil division (MCD) of Baltimore County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dundalk population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Dundalk: Avondale.

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Dundalk, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 65,234
Daytime Population: Workers 18,844
Daytime Population: Residents 36,072
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 54,916
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 64,810
Population in Familes 51,195
Population in Group Qrtrs 424
Population Density2 4,992
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $50,333
Average Household Income $58,766
Per Capita Income $22,511


Total Housing Units 26,694 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,180 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,541 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,973 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $161,758
Average Home Value $187,169


Total Households 24,721
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 16,219
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.35% 0.39%
Households 0.15% 0.29%
Families 0.02% 0.19%
Median Household Income   0.74%
Per Capita Income   2.04%

Dundalk, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dundalk to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 12 98th
Population Density # 57 89th
Diversity Index # 179 66th
Median Household Income # 434 16th
Per Capita Income # 457 12th

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