Also See: Sharptown, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Sharptown had a population of 668 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Sharptown is located at latitude 38.5426 and longitude -75.7194 in Wicomico County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Sharptown encompass a land area of 0.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Wicomico County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The Town of Sharptown (GNIS ID: 2391409) 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 Sharptown: Sharp Town, Sharpetown, Slabtown, Twifords Wharf.
|Total Population||668 (100%)|
|Population in Households||668 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||548 (82.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$55,432|
|Average Household Income||$70,508|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,341|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||293 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||183 (62.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||74 (25.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||36 (12.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,969|
|Average Home Value||$178,125|
|Housing Affordability Index3||222|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.07%|
|Per Capita Income||0.47%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.22%|
The table below compares Sharptown to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 345||34th|
|Population Density||# 230||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 414||20th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 491||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 409||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 383||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.