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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Charlestownwas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Charlestown
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.