Also See: Taneytown, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Taneytown had a population of 7,168 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 2390661) 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||7,168 (100%)|
|Population in Households||7,119 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||6,089 (84.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||49 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$77,602|
|Average Household Income||$96,121|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,536|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,718 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,935 (71.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||646 (23.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||137 ( 5.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$268,791|
|Average Home Value||$268,527|
|Housing Affordability Index3||162|
|Average Household Size||2.76|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.17%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.61%|
The table below compares Taneytown 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||# 161||69th|
|Population Density||# 166||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 263||49th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 281||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 303||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 360||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.