Trappe, MD Profile: Facts & Data


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Trappe, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Trappe had a population of 1,051 as of July 1, 2018. Trappe ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Trappe is located at latitude 38.6627 and longitude -76.0525 in Talbot County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Trappe (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Talbot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.

The Town of Trappe (GNIS ID: 2391449) 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 Trappe is located within District 3, Trappe, a minor civil division (MCD) of Talbot County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Trappe: Trap.

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


Total Population 1,051
Population in Households 1,051
Population in Familes 849
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 379
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $54,363
Average Household Income $64,667
Per Capita Income $26,292


Total Housing Units 491 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 249 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 175 (35.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 67 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $284,868
Average Home Value $308,936


Total Households 424
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 286
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.3% -0.4%
Households -0.28% -0.38%
Families -0.54% -0.49%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.83%

Trappe, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Trappe to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 313 40th
Population Density # 430 17th
Diversity Index # 113 79th
Median Household Income # 411 21st
Per Capita Income # 394 24th

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