Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Ashton-Sandy Spring Census Designated Place had a population of 6,012 as of July 1, 2017. Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP 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 Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP is located at latitude 39.1498 and longitude -76.9982 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Ashton-Sandy Spring Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles.

The Ashton-Sandy Spring Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389153) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Ashton-Sandy Spring Census Designated Place is located within District 8, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP 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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Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,012
Daytime Population: Workers 2,345
Daytime Population: Residents 3,175
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,520
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 5,769
Population in Familes 5,130
Population in Group Qrtrs 243
Population Density2 585
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $131,777
Average Household Income $176,816
Per Capita Income $60,231


Total Housing Units 1,975 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,540 (78.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 405 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 ( 1.5%)
Median Home Value $767,027
Average Home Value $757,029


Total Households 1,945
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 1,487
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 0.91% 0.88%
Households 0.78% 0.82%
Families 0.5% 0.77%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   1.58%

Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP 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 # 182 65th
Population Density # 369 29th
Diversity Index # 113 78th
Median Household Income # 33 94th
Per Capita Income # 33 94th

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