Because we’re locals, we know a lot about the people in the community. But there are some things that locals may not know, like the fact that the average commute time for those working in Eldersburg is 36.5 minutes. Here are some fun facts about the population of Eldersburg that makes our community the what it is.

  • Niche¬†graded Eldersburg a solid A- for general good atmosphere and safety
  • The population is 32,064
  • 89% of the population owns a home, 11% rent
  • The median home value is $371,600
  • The median rent is $1,135
  • The most expensive house on the market in Eldersburg is $1.1 million
  • The most affordable house on the market is $215,000
  • The median age for Eldersburg is 41.8 years old
  • A majority of the population has a Bachelor’s degree
  • There are 17 public schools in Eldersburg and only 2 private
  • The cost of living in Eldersburg is 46.70% higher than the average U.S. cost of living
  • Carroll County voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections
  • The unemployment rate is 3.4%, and decreasing
  • The average family size is 3 people
  • There is approximately 2.54 square miles of water in Eldersburg