Living in Taneytown, MD

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Taneytown SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
3

Taneytown, MD Crime Report

49
Total Crimes
721.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-71.92%
Below National Average

Taneytown, MD Cost Of Living

111
Taneytown's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Taneytown, Maryland Info Snack

Taneytown ( /tnitan/ TAW-nee-town) is a town in Carroll County, Maryland, United States. The population was 6,728 at the 2010 census. Taneytown was founded in 1754. Of the town, George Washington once wrote, "Tan-nee town is but a small place with only the Street through wch.(sic) the road passes, built on. The buildings are principally of wood." Taneytown has a history museum that displays the history of the town for visitors and citizens to see. The Bullfrog Road Bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.
Population
6,774
Unemployment
2.0%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$252,700
Median Income
$73,457
Median Rent
$1,030

Taneytown, MD Photos

Rankings for Taneytown in Maryland

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Map Of Taneytown, MD

Population over time in Taneytown

Year Population % Change
2017 6,774 0.2%
2016 6,762 0.1%
2015 6,755 0.2%
2014 6,740 0.0%
2013 6,738 0.2%
2012 6,722 0.5%
2011 6,690 0.9%
2010 6,628 0.9%
2009 6,566 -
Crime/100k Taneytown MD USA
Violent Crime 0.0 468.7 368.9
Murder 0.0 8.1 5.0
Robbery 0.0 160.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0.0 267.0 246.8
Property Crime 721.1 2033.3 2199.5
Burglary 29.4 312.6 376.0
Larceny 691.7 1519.8 1594.6
Car Theft 0.0 200.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Taneytown

White
89.7% (6,079)
African American
3.7% (250)
American Indian
0.2% (15)
Asian
0.7% (48)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (5)
Two Or More
1.7% (112)
Hispanic
3.9% (265)
Race Taneytown MD USA
White 89.7% 51.4% 61.1%
African American 3.7% 29.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 6.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.9% 9.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Taneytown, Maryland

Less than $10,000
3.3% (22,331)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (15,685)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.4% (50,246)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (40,941)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (89,061)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (133,725)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.8% (113,786)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.4% (110,861)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.6% (51,575)
$200,000 or more
7.3% (49,183)
Income Taneytown MD USA
Less than $10,000 3.3% 4.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 2.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.4% 6.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 6.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 10.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 16.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.8% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.4% 18.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.6% 10.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.3% 11.7% 7.0%

Gender in Taneytown

Female
49.5% (3,351)
Male
50.5% (3,422)
Gender Taneytown MD USA
Female 49.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Taneytown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (203)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (677)
High School / GED
41.0% (2,777)
Some College
15.0% (1,016)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (474)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,083)
Master's Degree
6.0% (406)
Professional Degree
1.0% (67)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (67)
Education Taneytown MD USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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