Charlestown, Maryland Population 2022

1,199
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Charlestown is a city located in Cecil County Maryland. Charlestown has a 2020 population of 1,199. Charlestown is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually and its population has increased by 1.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,179 in 2010.

The average household income in Charlestown is $93,024 with a poverty rate of 15.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,278 per month, and the median house value is $284,300. The median age in Charlestown is 40.3 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Charlestown Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Charlestownwas:

  • White: 92.09%
  • Two or more races: 4.84%
  • Black or African American: 1.44%
  • Other race: 1.11%
  • Asian: 0.52%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Charlestown, Maryland is 1,199 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,199.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,179.

Charlestown, Maryland Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,40992.09%
Black or African American221.44%
Asian80.52%
Some Other Race171.11%
Two or More Races744.84%
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Charlestown Population by Race

Charlestown Population Pyramid 2022

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Charlestown Median Age

35.5


Total

34.8


Male

37.2


Female

Charlestown Adults

There are 1,103 adults, (254 of whom are seniors) in Charlestown.

Charlestown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Charlestown Sex Ratio

Female

743

48.56%

Male

787

51.44%

Charlestown Population by Age

Charlestown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Charlestown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89.5%10.5%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female14.8%85.2%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Charlestown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6112.573.5
Married2762.9989.5
Male424.14100
Female614.3614.8
Non Family2321.1465.1

3.14

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Charlestown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade121.14%
9th to 12th Grade363.42%
High School Graduate28026.57%
Some College26725.33%
Associates Degree767.21%
Bachelors Degree25023.72%
Graduate Degree13312.62%
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Charlestown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Charlestown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian888
Hispanic161616
Black22228
White954915337
2+ Races433414
Other Race14143

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Charlestown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,927$75,505$45,119
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,579$50,750$25,536
Some College$50,917$97,618$31,333
Bachelors Degree$76,875$77,292$60,833
Graduate Degree$76,429$80,313$76,250

$61,927

Average Earnings

$75,505

Average Male

$45,119

Average Female

Charlestown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Charlestown Language by Age

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Charlestown Language

99.14% of Charlestown residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Charlestown Language

Charlestown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black22940.91%
White1,37221915.96%
OtherNaN%
Multiple741013.51%

15.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.83%

Male Poverty Rate

18.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Charlestown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Charlestown is Black, with 40.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Charlestown is Multiple, with 13.51% 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 36.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.26%.

Charlestown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade56.25%
High School11.79%
Some College22.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Charlestown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.52%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed9.03%
Female Unemployed83.33%

Charlestown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Charlestown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$95,938$90,752
Families$106,681$104,249
Married Families$121,544-
Non Families$76,250$65,845
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Income by Household Type

Charlestown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Charlestown Married by Age and Sex

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Charlestown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Charlestown Marital Status by Race

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Charlestown Marital Status

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84

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War31
First Gulf War20
Vietnam22
Korea3
World War II3

Charlestown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3412
35 to 5431
55 to 6410
65 to 746
75+25

Charlestown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White747.43%
Black627.27%
2+ Races47.55%
Hispanic1184.62%

Charlestown Veterans by Race

Charlestown Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Charlestown Veterans by Education

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62.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Charlestown Employment by Age

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Charlestown Employment by Race

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Charlestown Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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49.87%

Born in Charlestown

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.67% of Charlestown residents were born in the United States, with 49.87% 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.

Charlestown Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,1790.00%
20111,18340.34%
20121,18520.17%
20131,1850.00%
20141,18830.25%
20151,19240.34%
20161,1920.00%
20171,191-1-0.08%
20181,19540.34%
20191,19610.08%
20201,19710.08%
20211,19810.08%
20221,19910.08%

Charlestown Population by Year