Betterton is a city located in Kent County Maryland. Betterton has a 2020 population of 313. Betterton is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -7.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 338 in 2010.
The average household income in Betterton is $66,007 with a poverty rate of 11.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,000 per month, and the median house value is $200,000. The median age in Betterton is 38.4 years, 38.8 years for males, and 33.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bettertonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 47.12%.
98.20% of Betterton residents speak only English, while 1.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Betterton is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Betterton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.25%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Betterton
99.03% of Betterton residents were born in the United States, with 54.85% having been born in Maryland. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.