Hurlock, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hurlock, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Hurlock had a population of 2,158 as of July 1, 2017. Hurlock ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hurlock is located at latitude 38.6257 and longitude -75.8672 in Dorchester County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hurlock (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles. Dorchester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.

The Town of Hurlock (GNIS ID: 2390253) 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.

The Town of Hurlock is located within District 15, Hurlock, a minor civil division (MCD) of Dorchester County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hurlock population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Hurlock, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,158
Daytime Population: Workers 575
Daytime Population: Residents 1,171
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,746
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 2,150
Population in Familes 1,767
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 811
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $38,957
Average Household Income $50,063
Per Capita Income $18,789


Total Housing Units 920 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 559 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 246 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 115 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $174,449
Average Home Value $195,268


Total Households 805
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 560
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.43% 0.33%
Households 0.29% 0.27%
Families 0.61% 0.18%
Median Household Income   4.89%
Per Capita Income   4.03%

Hurlock, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hurlock to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 267 49th
Population Density # 325 37th
Diversity Index # 89 83rd
Median Household Income # 493 5th
Per Capita Income # 498 4th

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