Easton is located close to the center of Maryland. Easton is part of Talbot County. Easton has 10.56 square miles of land area and 0.11 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Easton population is 16,541, which has grown 41.28% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 11.16% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Easton median household income is $51,220 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.47% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 40.25% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Easton median house value is $277,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 133.75% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 96.92% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Easton is close to the state average in quality. The Easton area codes are 410, 443.