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Templeville, Maryland
Location of Templeville, Maryland
Location of Templeville, Maryland
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Coordinates: 39°8′11″N 75°46′6″W / 39.13639°N 75.76833°W / 39.13639; -75.76833Coordinates: 39°8′11″N 75°46′6″W / 39.13639°N 75.76833°W / 39.13639; -75.76833
Country United States
State Maryland
Counties Queen Anne's, Caroline
Incorporated 1865
 • Total 0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)
 • Land 0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
69 ft (21 m)
 • Total 138
 • Estimate 
 • Density 2,340.00/sq mi (911.36/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 410
FIPS code 24-77200
GNIS feature ID 0591398

Templeville is a town in Caroline and Queen Anne's counties, Maryland, United States. Templeville is located near the Maryland-Delaware line. The population was 138 at the 2010 census. It was known as Bullock Town until the name was changed in 1847. The name Templeville derives from the Temple family, whose most famous member was Governor William Temple of Delaware.


Templeville is named after the Temple family. The Temple family resided in Maryland since the mid-1700s. It is believed the Temple plantation was located where Templeville and the surrounding area is today. A small, private cemetery for the Temple family can be found just outside Templeville. Some of the tombstones are still readable although time has taken its toll on them. The most famous member of the Temple family was William Temple, Governor of Delaware. He was the youngest governor to serve in Delaware in all of its history. He was born in Maryland and moved to Smyrna, Delaware at the age of 18.


Templeville is located at 39°8′11″N 75°46′6″W / 39.13639°N 75.76833°W / 39.13639; -75.76833 (39.136330, -75.768398).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2), all of it land.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 101
1950 82
1960 98 19.5%
1970 102 4.1%
1980 96 −5.9%
1990 66 −31.2%
2000 80 21.2%
2010 138 72.5%
2019 (est.) 117 −15.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 138 people, 39 households, and 27 families living in the town. The population density was 1,725.0 inhabitants per square mile (666.0/km2). There were 43 housing units at an average density of 537.5 per square mile (207.5/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 47.8% White, 0.7% Native American, 50.7% from other races, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 60.1% of the population.

There were 39 households, of which 43.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.5% were married couples living together, 20.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 10.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.8% were non-families. 25.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.54 and the average family size was 3.89.

The median age in the town was 27.3 years. 27.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 15.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 35.4% were from 25 to 44; 14.4% were from 45 to 64; and 6.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 50.7% male and 49.3% female.

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