The Town of Elkton had a population of 15,784 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Elkton is located at latitude 39.6058 and longitude -75.8217 in Cecil County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Elkton (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0.26 sq. miles. Cecil County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 26 feet.
The Town of Elkton (GNIS ID: 2390166) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Elkton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Elkton: Elk Town, Elktown, Head of Elk, Hollingsworth, Sahakitko.
|Population in Households||15,229|
|Population in Familes||12,227|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||555|
|Median Household Income||$59,328|
|Average Household Income||$75,474|
|Per Capita Income||$28,212|
|Total Housing Units||6,147 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,851 (46.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,794 (45.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||502 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$238,273|
|Average Home Value||$273,430|
|Average Household Size||2.7|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.17%|
|Per Capita Income||3.44%|
The table below compares Elkton 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||# 90||83rd|
|Population Density||# 212||59th|
|Diversity Index||# 158||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 352||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 359||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.