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Sudlersville, Maryland
Location of Sudlersville, Maryland
Location of Sudlersville, Maryland
Country United States
State Maryland
County Queen Anne's
Incorporated 1870
Area
 • Total 1.52 sq mi (3.94 km2)
 • Land 1.52 sq mi (3.94 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
69 ft (21 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 497
 • Estimate 
(2019)
474
 • Density 311.84/sq mi (120.40/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
21668
Area code(s) 410
FIPS code 24-75650
GNIS feature ID 0598128

Sudlersville is a town in the far northeastern corner of Queen Anne's County, Maryland, United States. The ZIP code is 21668 and the area code is 410. The population was 497 at the 2010 census. It is perhaps best known as the hometown of Baseball Hall Of Fame slugger Jimmie Foxx. Other famous residents include astronomer and mathematician Simon Newcomb.

History

Dudley's Chapel and St. Andrew's Episcopal Chapel are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Geography

Sudlersville is located at 39°11′11″N 75°51′29″W / 39.18639°N 75.85806°W / 39.18639; -75.85806 (39.186348, -75.858138).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.94 square miles (2.43 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 199
1890 125 −37.2%
1900 221 76.8%
1910 247 11.8%
1920 276 11.7%
1930 279 1.1%
1940 292 4.7%
1950 347 18.8%
1960 394 13.5%
1970 417 5.8%
1980 443 6.2%
1990 428 −3.4%
2000 391 −8.6%
2010 497 27.1%
2019 (est.) 474 −4.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 497 people, 211 households, and 119 families living in the town. The population density was 528.7 inhabitants per square mile (204.1/km2). There were 244 housing units at an average density of 259.6 per square mile (100.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 82.9% White, 6.8% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% Asian, 4.8% from other races, and 5.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.4% of the population.

There were 211 households, of which 29.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.9% were married couples living together, 10.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 43.6% were non-families. 36.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 24.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 2.97.

The median age in the town was 40.8 years. 22.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.2% were from 25 to 44; 23.4% were from 45 to 64; and 21.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 46.7% male and 53.3% female.

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