The Town of Chestertown had a population of 5,433 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Chestertown is located at latitude 39.2204 and longitude -76.0705 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chestertown (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0.31 sq. miles. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.
The Town of Chestertown (GNIS ID: 2390785) 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 Chestertown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chestertown: Chester, Chester Town, Chester-Town, New Town, Newtown, New-Town, Port of Chester.
|Daytime Population: Workers||5,701|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,207|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||8,908|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.64|
|Population in Households||4,166|
|Population in Familes||2,776|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,267|
|Median Household Income||$37,090|
|Average Household Income||$57,386|
|Per Capita Income||$25,812|
|Total Housing Units||2,486 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||984 (39.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,062 (42.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||440 (17.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$272,569|
|Average Home Value||$323,271|
|Average Household Size||2.04|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.7%|
|Per Capita Income||2.52%|
The table below compares Chestertown 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.
|Total Population||# 189||64th|
|Population Density||# 179||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 206||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 503||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 386||26th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.