Braddock Heights, MD Profile: Facts & Data


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Braddock Heights, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Braddock Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 2,732 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Braddock Heights is located at latitude 39.4043 and longitude -77.5036 in Frederick County. The formal boundaries for the Braddock Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Frederick County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 925 feet.

The Braddock Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389228) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Braddock Heights Census Designated Place is located within District 24, Braddock, a minor civil division (MCD) of Frederick County.

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Braddock Heights, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,732
Population in Households 2,691
Population in Familes 2,336
Population in Group Qrtrs 41
Population Density2 582
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $99,458
Average Household Income $110,315
Per Capita Income $43,548


Total Housing Units 1,188 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 947 (79.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 147 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 95 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $346,140
Average Home Value $361,723


Total Households 1,093
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 828
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.56% 0.77%
Households 0.63% 0.85%
Families 0.9% 0.71%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   2.62%

Braddock Heights, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Braddock Heights 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 245 53rd
Population Density # 370 29th
Diversity Index # 386 26th
Median Household Income # 134 74th
Per Capita Income # 132 75th

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