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The Town of Ridgely had a population of 1,846 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Ridgely is located at latitude 38.9479 and longitude -75.8844 in Caroline County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Ridgely encompass a land area of 1.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Caroline County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 66 feet.
The Town of Ridgely (GNIS ID: 2391389) 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.
|Total Population||1,846 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,824 (98.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,506 (81.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||22 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$58,755|
|Average Household Income||$75,363|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,222|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||750 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||406 (54.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||277 (36.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||67 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$212,048|
|Average Home Value||$229,372|
|Housing Affordability Index3||166|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.28%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.92%|
The table below compares Ridgely 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||# 281||46th|
|Population Density||# 300||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 384||26th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 305||59th|
|Per Capita Income||# 411||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 163||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.