Also See: Taneytown, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Taneytown had a population of 7,428 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Taneytown is located at latitude 39.6579 and longitude -77.1744 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the City of Taneytown encompass a land area of 3.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 502 feet.
The City of Taneytown 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 Taneytown: Taney Town, Tawneytown.
|Total Population||7,428 (100%)|
|Population in Households||7,379 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||6,305 (84.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||49 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$78,835|
|Average Household Income||$102,270|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$36,610|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,822 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,080 (73.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||583 (20.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||160 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$279,399|
|Average Home Value||$284,378|
|Housing Affordability Index3||159|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.77%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.94%|
The table below compares Taneytown to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 160||69th|
|Population Density||# 163||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 265||49th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 315||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 279||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 359||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.