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Taneytown, Maryland
Sykesville, Maryland
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Taneytown is 26% less densely populated than Sykesville.
People are 13% more likely to be married in Sykesville.
The Median Age is 5.7 years younger in Taneytown.

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PEOPLE
 Taneytown, MDSykesville, MDUnited States
 Population6,7464,412321,418,820
 Population - 20106,5664,454308,745,538
 Population - 20005,1284,197285,036,114
 Population - 19903,6952,303251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now82.57%91.58%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now31.55%5.12%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,2232,79991
 Land Area323,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age34.540.237.4
 Female Population51.53%51.76%50.81%
 Male Population48.47%48.24%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Taneytown, MDSykesville, MDUnited States
 Age 0 to 48.45%4.23%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.32%8.16%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.83%6.35%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.69%5.97%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.63%2.92%4.35%
 Age 21 to 242.70%2.67%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.95%12.45%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.13%14.05%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5410.89%20.88%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.76%7.00%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.05%2.55%5.72%
 Age 65 to 749.90%5.04%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.62%4.97%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.10%2.78%1.85%
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 RACE
 Taneytown, MDSykesville, MDUnited States
 White86.57%92.59%62.77%
 Black5.06%3.37%12.24%
 Asian2.24%2.24%4.95%
 Native American0.12%0.00%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.10%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.24%0.00%2.13%
 Hispanic2.67%1.81%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic97.33%98.19%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Taneytown, MDSykesville, MDUnited States
 Households2,3741,803116,211,000
 Family Households1,83197676,958,100
 Non Family Households54382739,253,000
 Household Size2.822.382.63
 Married Population58.55%45.40%50.58%
 Single Population41.45%54.60%49.42%
 Now Married54.06%43.18%48.41%
 Married but Separated4.49%2.22%2.17%
 Never Married27.15%31.44%32.55%
 Widowed4.54%7.40%5.95%
 Divorced9.76%15.76%10.92%
 Married, w/children33.04%41.09%31.68%
 Married, no children40.58%30.74%41.44%
 Single, w/children18.79%17.73%16.94%
 Single, no children7.59%10.45%9.95%
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