Secretary is located close to the center of Maryland. Secretary is part of Dorchester County. Secretary has 0.26 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Secretary population is 855, which has grown 69.98% 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%. Secretary median household income is $42,422 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 8.60% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 40.25% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Secretary median house value is $140,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 98.58% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as 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 Secretary is worse than the state average in quality. The Secretary area code is 410.