The Town of Denton had a population of 4,694 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Denton is located at latitude 38.8794 and longitude -75.8245 in Caroline County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Denton (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||4,432|
|Population in Familes||3,555|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||262|
|Median Household Income||$54,677|
|Average Household Income||$69,394|
|Per Capita Income||$27,169|
|Total Housing Units||1,882 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||901 (47.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||793 (42.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||188 ( 10.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$206,569|
|Average Home Value||$268,528|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.99%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
The table below compares Denton 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.
|Total Population||# 202||61st|
|Population Density||# 312||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 185||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 405||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 376||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.