is a town located in Baltimore County, Maryland
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 62,306.
Geography\nDundalk is located at 39°15'57" North, 76°30'19" West (39.265957, -76.505182)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 45.0 km²
). 34.4 km² (13.3 mi²) of it is land and 10.6 km² (4.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 23.58% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 62,306 people, 24,772 households, and 16,968 families residing in the town. The population density
is 1,810.1/km² (4,689.5/mi²). There are 26,385 housing units at an average density of 766.5/km² (1,985.9/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 89.58% White, 7.51% African American
, 0.57% Native American
, 0.74% Asian
, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.43% from other races, and 1.12% from two or more races. 1.45% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 24,772 households out of which 29.2% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.5% are married couples living together, 16.1% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.5% are non-families. 26.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.50 and the average family size is 2.98.
In the town the population is spread out with 23.9% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 28.4% from 25 to 44, 22.6% from 45 to 64, and 17.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 91.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.4 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $39,789, and the median income for a family is $46,035. Males have a median income of $36,512 versus $25,964 for females. The per capita income for the town is $18,543. 9.2% of the population and 6.6% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 13.3% are under the age of 18 and 6.9% are 65 or older.