Demographics

People

Total Population4,406
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens11.6%
Employed Population 16+2,018
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married43.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.9%
Median Earnings25+$34,864
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,341
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,571

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,281
% Above Poverty Level81.2%
% Below Poverty Level18.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone26.2%
Median Gross Rent$948
Median House Value$185,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)34.4%
Irish13.9%
English12.3%
Italian7.1%
Polish1.7%
Scottish1.3%
Welsh0.9%
Russian0.9%
African0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Ukrainian0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Greek0.4%
Swiss0.4%
West Indian0.3%
Latvian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
British0.2%
Turkish0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Dutch0.2%
French Except Basque0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
German0.2%
Austrian0.1%
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Denton Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyCaroline County
Standard Zip Codes21629
Phone Area Codes4,10,443
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.88
Approximate Longitude-75.82

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)

StationDENTON 2 E
Distance1.5 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
StationCENTREVILLE
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp43 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
StationROYAL OAK 2 SSW
Distance22.4 miles
Jan Temp28 to 44 F
Apr Temp46 to 66 F
Jul Temp69 to 88 F
Oct Temp50 to 70 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Federalsburg2,665$40,592
Goldsboro246$45,750
Greensboro2,476$47,875
Hillsboro130$67,250
Queen Anne253$90,833
Ridgely1,558$62,344

Denton Public Libraries

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

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Denton Public Schools

Denton Elementary School
303 Sharp Rd
ZIP: 21629
(410) 479-1660
Primary
Total Enrollment 662
Lockerman Middle School
410 Lockerman St
ZIP: 21629
(410) 479-2760
Middle
Total Enrollment 798

Denton Private Schools

Wesleyan Christian School
401 Aldersgate Dr
ZIP: 21629
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 69
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