Mount Lena, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Mount Lena, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Mount Lena Census Designated Place had a population of 508 as of July 1, 2017. Mount Lena 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 Lena is located at latitude 39.554 and longitude -77.6219 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Mount Lena Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 597 feet.

The Mount Lena Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389515) 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 Lena 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 Lena population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mount Lena: Smoketown.

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Mount Lena, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 508
Daytime Population: Workers 44
Daytime Population: Residents 238
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 282
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.56
Population in Households 507
Population in Familes 433
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 405
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $62,691
Average Household Income $79,738
Per Capita Income $30,627


Total Housing Units 221 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 171 (77.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (12.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $225,962
Average Home Value $256,287


Total Households 199
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 150
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 -0.19% -0.08%
Households -0.21% -0.1%
Families 0.09% -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

Mount Lena, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mount Lena 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 # 371 29th
Population Density # 421 19th
Diversity Index # 369 29th
Median Household Income # 304 42nd
Per Capita Income # 298 43rd

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