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Brentwood, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Brentwood had a population of 3,483 as of July 1, 2019. Brentwood ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Brentwood is located at latitude 38.9432 and longitude -76.9566 in Prince George's County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Brentwood encompass a land area of 0.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Prince George's County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.

The Town of Brentwood (GNIS ID: 2390750) 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 Brentwood is located within District 17, Chillum, a minor civil division (MCD) of Prince George's County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Brentwood: Highland.

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Brentwood, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Brentwood, MD Housing Affordability Index is 112
State of Maryland Housing Affordability Index is 118
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Brentwood, MD Wealth Index is 53
State of Maryland Wealth Index is 141
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 3,483 (100%)
Population in Households 3,483 (100.0%)
Population in Families 2,677 (76.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 9,054
Diversity Index2 91
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $56,496
Average Household Income $66,531
Per Capita Income $21,006
Wealth Index4 53

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,193 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 542 (45.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 519 (43.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 132 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $263,953
Housing Affordability Index3 112
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,061
Average Household Size 3.28
Family Households 687
Average Family Size 4
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 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.
  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 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

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.88% 2.27%
Households 0.72% 2.15%
Families 0.45% 2.15%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   2.66%

Brentwood, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brentwood to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 224 57th
Population Density # 9 98th
Diversity Index # 9 98th
Median Household Income # 396 24th
Per Capita Income # 489 6th

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