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Demographics

People

Total Population4,364
Male Share of the Population48.5%
Female Share of the Population51.5%
Senior Citizens13.3%
Employed Population 16+1,925
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married45.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.7%
Median Earnings25+$36,847
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,653
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,031

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,703
% Above Poverty Level82.9%
% Below Poverty Level17.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone24.6%
Median Gross Rent$946
Median House Value$176,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.3%
Irish21.3%
English12.5%
Italian4.6%
Welsh2.2%
Polish1.5%
African1.1%
Scottish0.9%
French Except Basque0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Russian0.5%
West Indian0.4%
Swiss0.4%
Czech0.4%
German0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Lebanese0.2%
Arab0.2%
Haitian0.2%
Jamaican0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Slovak0.2%
British0.1%
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Denton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Caroline County
Standard Zip Codes21629
Phone Area Codes410,443
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
Federalsburg2,675$34,868
Goldsboro234$55,625
Greensboro1,940$39,911
Hillsboro112$63,750
Queen Anne290$61,042
Ridgely1,530$72,292

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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