Dundalk, MD Profile: Facts & Data


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Dundalk, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Dundalk Census Designated Place had a population of 64,901 as of July 1, 2018. 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 39.2507 and longitude -76.5205 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Dundalk: Avondale.

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Dundalk, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 64,901
Population in Households 64,477
Population in Familes 51,261
Population in Group Qrtrs 424
Population Density2 4,966
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $50,847
Average Household Income $60,153
Per Capita Income $23,011


Total Housing Units 26,660 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,592 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,973 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,095 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $165,880
Average Home Value $191,956


Total Households 24,565
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 16,093
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.25% 0.29%
Households 0.06% 0.2%
Families -0.08% 0.08%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   3.38%

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, 2018 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 # 58 89th
Diversity Index # 178 66th
Median Household Income # 442 15th
Per Capita Income # 456 12th

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