OZ Pitch Day - July 20, 2023
Census Tract 2, Salisbury, Maryland
Census Tract 2 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Salisbury, Maryland.
This 0.6 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 1,800and is one of 7 Opportunity Zones in Wicomico County.
The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Maryland.
Census Tract 2 Demographics
The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:
Median Household Income
This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $61,000, which is 30% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Maryland of $87,000.
The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 17%, which is 8% higherthan the rate for the state of Maryland of 9%.
Median Home Value
This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $170,000, which is 48% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Maryland of $330,000.
This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 91%, which is 1% higherthan the rate for the state of Maryland of 90%.
This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 45, which is 15% higherthan the median age for the state of Maryland of 39.
Maryland OZ Funds
There are 7QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Marylandas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Maryland; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.
There are no Opportunity Zone Funds in the OpportunityDb databasewith a focus specifically on Maryland properties.