Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area DE Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 406,433
Daytime Population: Workers 189,669
Daytime Population: Residents 204,383
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 394,052
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 392,700
Population in Familes 308,390
Population in Group Qrtrs 13,733
Population Density2 194
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $54,513
Average Household Income $72,552
Per Capita Income $29,325


Total Housing Units 251,679 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 114,602 (45.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 45,337 (18.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 91,740 (36.5%)
Median Home Value $240,712
Average Home Value $300,715


Total Households 159,939
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 105,449
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.16% 1.16%
Households 1.11% 1.15%
Families 1.02% 1.09%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   2.5%