The City of Fruitland had a population of 5,410 as of July 1, 2018. Fruitland ranks in 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 Fruitland is located at latitude 38.3197 and longitude -75.6252 in Wicomico County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fruitland (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Wicomico County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The City of Fruitland (GNIS ID: 2390590) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fruitland: Disharoons Crossroads, Forktown.
|Population in Households||5,405|
|Population in Familes||4,267|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5|
|Median Household Income||$58,573|
|Average Household Income||$77,933|
|Per Capita Income||$30,437|
|Total Housing Units||2,222 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,345 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||699 (31.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||178 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$212,297|
|Average Home Value||$232,639|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.61%|
|Per Capita Income||4.21%|
The table below compares Fruitland 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.
|Total Population||# 189||64th|
|Population Density||# 249||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 133||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 365||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 328||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.