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The Town of Middletown had a population of 4,751 as of July 1, 2021.

The primary coordinate point for Middletown is located at latitude 39.4437 and longitude -77.5447 in Frederick County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Middletown encompass a land area of 1.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Frederick County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 551 feet.

The Town of Middletown 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 Middletown is located within District 3, Middletown, a minor civil division (MCD) of Frederick County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Middletown: Middle Town, Smithfield.

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Middletown, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,751 (100%)
Population in Households 4,751 (100.0%)
Population in Families 4,236 (89.2%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 2,244
Diversity Index2 27
 
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $129,949
Average Household Income $161,579
% of Income for Mortgage4 14%
Per Capita Income $58,434
Wealth Index5 239
 

HOUSING

Total HU (Housing Units) 1,827 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,498 (82.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 231 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 98 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $435,270
Average Home Value $468,341
Housing Affordability Index3 176
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,729
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 1,356
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 1.04% 0.95%
Households 1.15% 1.01%
Families 1.11% 0.91%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   1.99%
Owner Occupied HU   1.21%

Middletown, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Middletown to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 202 61st
Population Density # 171 67th
Median Household Income # 55 90th
Housing Affordability Index # 393 76th
Per Capita Income # 59 89th
Diversity Index # 353 32nd

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