Mount Aetna, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Mount Aetna, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Mount Aetna Census Designated Place had a population of 557 as of July 1, 2017. Mount Aetna ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Mount Aetna is located at latitude 39.5989 and longitude -77.6128 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Mount Aetna Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 541 feet.

The Mount Aetna Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389509) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Mount Aetna Census Designated Place is located within District 16, Beaver Creek, a minor civil division (MCD) of Washington County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mount Aetna 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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Mount Aetna, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 557
Daytime Population: Workers 156
Daytime Population: Residents 228
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 384
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 557
Population in Familes 488
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 394
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $94,083
Average Household Income $107,049
Per Capita Income $38,886


Total Housing Units 217 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 166 (76.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $331,132
Average Home Value $361,970


Total Households 200
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 158
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 -0.1% 0.04%
Households -0.14% 0.0%
Families -0.68% -0.13%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.79%

Mount Aetna, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mount Aetna 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 # 363 30th
Population Density # 426 18th
Diversity Index # 387 26th
Median Household Income # 142 73rd
Per Capita Income # 171 67th

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