Also See: North East, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of North East had a population of 3,546 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for North East is located at latitude 39.6001 and longitude -75.9413 in Cecil County. The formal boundaries for the Town of North East encompass a land area of 2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Cecil County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.
The Town of North East (GNIS ID: 2391334) 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 North East: Herringtown, North East Point, Northeast, North-east, Welch Port.
|Total Population||3,546 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,542 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||2,811 (79.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||4 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$61,074|
|Average Household Income||$72,629|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,264|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,641 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||874 (53.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||573 (34.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||194 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$198,729|
|Average Home Value||$240,171|
|Housing Affordability Index3||184|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.08%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.72%|
The table below compares North East 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||# 223||57th|
|Population Density||# 214||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 368||29th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 405||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 410||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 309||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.