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Baden is located in Maryland
Location in Maryland
Baden is located in the United States
Location in the United States
Country  United States
State  Maryland
County Prince George's
 • Total 28.53 sq mi (73.89 km2)
 • Land 27.60 sq mi (71.49 km2)
 • Water 0.93 sq mi (2.40 km2)
 • Total 2,114
 • Density 76.59/sq mi (29.57/km2)
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
FIPS code 24-03500
GNIS feature ID 597035

Baden is an unincorporated area and census-designated place in southeastern Prince George's County, Maryland, United States. As of the 2020 census, the CDP had a population of 2,114.


As of the 2010 census, the CDP had a total area of 28.5 square miles (73.9 km2), of which 27.7 square miles (71.7 km2) was land and 0.85 square miles (2.2 km2), or 10.55%, was water, consisting primarily of the Patuxent River, which forms the eastern boundary of the CDP, separating it from Calvert County. It's Template:Convert 22 southeast of Washington D.C.

Baden is bordered to the south by Aquasco, to the southwest by Charles County, to the west by Cedarville, and to the north by Croom.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 2,128
2020 2,114 −0.7%
U.S. Decennial Census
2010 2020

2020 census

Baden CDP, Maryland - Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2010 Pop 2020 % 2010 % 2020
White alone (NH) 1,232 1,029 57.89% 48.68%
Black or African American alone (NH) 726 721 34.12% 34.11%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 21 8 0.99% 0.38%
Asian alone (NH) 13 22 0.61% 1.04%
Pacific Islander alone (NH) 0 1 0.00% 0.05%
Some Other Race alone (NH) 2 6 0.09% 0.28%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 84 146 3.95% 6.91%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 50 181 2.35% 8.56%
Total 2,128 2,114 100.00% 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.


Baden residents are assigned to schools in Prince George's County Public Schools. Residential areas of the CDP area are zoned to Baden Elementary School, Gwynn Park Middle School, and Gwynn Park High School.

Prince George's County Memorial Library System operates the Baden Library.

Notable people

  • Alethia Tanner grew up on the plantation of Rachel Pratt, the mother of Maryland governor Thomas Pratt on the west side of the Patuxent River opposite Lower Marlboro.

See also

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