Demographics

People

Total Population5,113
Male Share of the Population44.6%
Female Share of the Population55.4%
Senior Citizens26.2%
Employed Population 16+2,319
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married23.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.4%
Median Earnings25+$31,222
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,324
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,112

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,680
% Above Poverty Level80.2%
% Below Poverty Level19.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home16%
% Walking and Biking to Work25.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.6%

Housing

People Living Alone50.3%
Median Gross Rent$831
Median House Value$236,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.3%
German21.2%
English19.6%
Irish16.9%
Scottish4%
Italian3.7%
Polish2.2%
French Except Basque1.9%
Swedish1.6%
Welsh1.4%
Hungarian1%
Russian0.9%
Czech0.7%
Arab0.6%
Syrian0.5%
Norwegian0.4%
African0.4%
Romanian0.4%
Slovak0.4%
Canadian0.4%
West Indian0.4%
British0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
Icelander0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Greek0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Iranian0.1%
Iraqi0.1%
Danishn0.1%
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Chestertown Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyKent County
Standard Zip Codes21620
Company Zip Codes21690
Phone Area Codes410, 443
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.21
Approximate Longitude-76.07

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)

StationCHESTERTOWN
Distance0.5 miles
Jan Temp25 to 42 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationMILLINGTON 1 SE
Distance11.5 miles
Jan Temp24 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip44.7 inches
StationDENTON 2 E
Distance26.7 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Betterton385$81,875
Centreville4,678$124,313
Church Hill838$96,250
Millington600$50,833
Rock Hall1,361$55,167
Sudlersville415$69,167

Chestertown Public Libraries

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

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Chestertown Hospitals

University Of Md Shore Medical Ctr At Chestertown
(Government - State)
100 Brown Street
(410) 778-7668

Chestertown Public Schools

H. H. Garnett Elementary
320 Calvert St
ZIP: 21620
(410) 778-6890
Primary
Total Enrollment 233
Kent County Middle School
402 E Campus Avenue
ZIP: 21620
(410) 778-1771
Middle
Total Enrollment 439

Chestertown Private Schools

Chestertown Christian Academy
401 Morgnec Rd
ZIP: 21620
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 96
Kent School
6788 Wilkins Ln
ZIP: 21620
Elementary
Total Enrollment 146
Radcliffe Creek School
201 Talbot Blvd Ste A
ZIP: 21620
Elementary
Total Enrollment 61
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