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Census Tract 5, Salisbury, Maryland
Census Tract 5 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Salisbury, Maryland.
This 0.7 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 3,100and is one of 7 Opportunity Zones in Wicomico County.
The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Maryland.
Census Tract 5 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 $30,000, which is 66% 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 29%, which is 20% higherthan the rate for the state of Maryland of 9%.
Median Home Value
This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $86,000, which is 74% 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 79%, which is 11% lowerthan the rate for the state of Maryland of 90%.
This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 26, which is 33% lowerthan 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.