Denton, MD 21629 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21629: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Denton, MD 21629

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Caroline County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.877, Longitude -75.831
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 454
  • PO Box Addresses: 209
  • Residential Addresses: 3,675
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 112
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,563

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Denton, MD 21629 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,561
Daytime Population: Workers 4,433
Daytime Population: Residents 4,561
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,994
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 9,242
Population in Familes 7,652
Population in Group Qrtrs 319
Population Density2 114
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $62,818
Average Household Income $75,161
Per Capita Income $28,454


Total Housing Units 3,897 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,441 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,055 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 401 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $255,623
Average Home Value $317,227


Total Households 3,496
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 2,438
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 0.15% 0.12%
Households 0.01% 0.07%
Families -0.13% -0.02%
Median Household Income   1.42%
Per Capita Income   2.57%

Denton, MD 21629 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21629 to the other 456 ZIP Codes 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 # 189 59th
Population Density # 345 25th
Diversity Index # 241 48th
Median Household Income # 305 33rd
Per Capita Income # 338 26th

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