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The Town of Denton had a population of 4,860 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Denton is located at latitude 38.8846 and longitude -75.8272 in Caroline County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Denton encompass a land area of 5.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Caroline County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 46 feet.
The Town of Denton (GNIS ID: 2390146) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Denton: Eden Town, Edenton, Eden-Town, Pig Point.
|Total Population||4,860 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,597 (94.6%)|
|Population in Families||3,661 (75.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||263 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,839|
|Average Household Income||$81,582|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,205|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,950 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||950 (48.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||806 (41.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||193 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$196,288|
|Average Home Value||$223,421|
|Housing Affordability Index3||162|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.87%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.91%|
The table below compares Denton 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||# 201||61st|
|Population Density||# 307||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 416||20th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 282||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 357||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 189||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.