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People

Total Population 5,186
Male Share of the Population 41.2%
Female Share of the Population 58.8%
Senior Citizens 29.2%
Employed Population 16+ 1,887
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 26.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 40.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $54,857
% Above Poverty Level 75.1%
% Below Poverty Level 24.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 9.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 23.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 52.7%
Median Gross Rent $720
Median House Value $231,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 30.8%
US/American 0%
English 18.9%
Irish 12.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Chestertown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles E of Dundalk, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 29 miles E of Baltimore, Maryland
County Kent
Standard Zip Codes 21620
Company Zip Codes 21690
Phone Area Codes 410
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.208
Longitude -76.066

Chestertown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CHESTERTOWN
Distance 0.5 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 42 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 46 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.8 inches
Station MILLINGTON 1 SE
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches
Station DENTON 2 E
Distance 26.7 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Betterton 320 $43,750
Centreville 4,507 $109,844
Church Hill 858 $77,500
Millington 620 $74,250
Rock Hall 1,157 $64,808
Sudlersville 464 $72,500

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Chestertown Public Libraries

Library
Kent County Public Library
408 HIGH STREET
Chestertown, Maryland
(410) 778-3636
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Chestertown Hospitals

CHESTER RIVER HOSPITAL CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
100 BROWN ST
(410) 778-3300
Emergency Service: Yes

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