Cape St. Claire, MarylandCape St. Claire
is a town located in Anne Arundel County, Maryland
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 8,022.
Geography\nCape St. Claire is located at 39°2'34" North, 76°26'44" West (39.042910, -76.445623)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 6.7 km²
). 5.1 km² (2.0 mi²) of it is land and 1.6 km² (0.6 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 23.35% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 8,022 people, 2,857 households, and 2,179 families residing in the town. The population density
is 1,572.2/km² (4,066.9/mi²). There are 2,932 housing units at an average density of 574.6/km² (1,486.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 92.98% White, 3.84% African American
, 0.11% Native American
, 1.13% Asian
, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 0.65% from other races, and 1.21% from two or more races. 2.13% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 2,857 households out of which 41.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.5% are married couples living together, 10.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 23.7% are non-families. 18.2% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.79 and the average family size is 3.19.
In the town the population is spread out with 28.6% under the age of 18, 6.4% from 18 to 24, 32.7% from 25 to 44, 25.2% from 45 to 64, and 7.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 98.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 93.1 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $72,000, and the median income for a family is $76,657. Males have a median income of $50,133 versus $32,212 for females. The per capita income for the town is $27,009. 2.6% of the population and 1.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 2.2% are under the age of 18 and 13.7% are 65 or older.