Talbot County MD Information


Talbot County Subdivisions

Talbot County MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 38,258
Population in Households 37,886
Population in Familes 30,344
Population in Group Qrtrs 372
Population Density1 143
Diversity Index2 43


Median Household Income $60,917
Average Household Income $89,595
Per Capita Income $38,528


Total Housing Units 20,145 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,734 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,569 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,842 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $353,654
Average Home Value $533,128


Total Households 16,303
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 10,662
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.15% -0.14%
Households 0.11% -0.17%
Families -0.04% -0.29%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.33%


Talbot County MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Talbot County to the other 24 counties / independent cities and county equivalents 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 # 19 25th
Population Density # 17 33rd
Diversity Index # 14 46th
Median Household Income # 14 46th
Per Capita Income # 9 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.