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People

Total Population 4,357
Male Share of the Population 48.7%
Female Share of the Population 51.3%
Senior Citizens 14%
Employed Population 16+ 1,736
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 40.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,036
% Above Poverty Level 78.7%
% Below Poverty Level 21.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 34 minutes
% Working from Home 5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.6%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 29.5%
Median Gross Rent $995
Median House Value $171,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 31.9%
US/American 0%
English 9%
Irish 20.5%

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

Denton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 45 miles SE of Dundalk, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 51 miles SE of Baltimore, Maryland
County Caroline
Standard Zip Codes 21629
Phone Area Codes 410
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.884
Longitude -75.827

Denton 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 DENTON 2 E
Distance 1.5 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
Station CENTREVILLE
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches
Station ROYAL OAK 2 SSW
Distance 22.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 44 F
Apr Temp 46 to 66 F
Jul Temp 69 to 88 F
Oct Temp 50 to 70 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Federalsburg 2,676 $40,893
Goldsboro 221 $70,208
Greensboro 2,020 $46,979
Hillsboro 105 $62,813
Queen Anne 328 $68,365
Ridgely 1,379 $82,813

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

Denton Public Libraries

Library
Caroline County Public Library
100 MARKET STREET
Denton, Maryland
(410) 479-1343
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