Stevensville / Kent Island

Kent Island's local lifestyle is infused with a rich historical charm that harks back to the 17th century.


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Welcome to Kent Island

A harmonious blend of natural splendor, history, and modern conveniences

Nestled in the heart of the Chesapeake Bay, Kent Island offers a luxurious living experience marked by its breathtaking waterfront vistas, bucolic landscapes, and unique blend of suburban serenity with urban accessibility. A panorama of scenic beauty unfolds across its rolling farmland, dense woodlands, and stunning shoreline, bestowing a peaceful and idyllic setting for those seeking to call this island home.

Its strategic location, with convenient access to both Annapolis and Baltimore, ensures that the urban amenities of shopping, dining, and entertainment are within easy reach. With a rich maritime heritage, Kent Island is not only a haven for boating and fishing enthusiasts but also a community that cherishes outdoor recreation, a strong community spirit, and a connection to its vibrant past.

What to Love

  • Waterfront living with beautiful Chesapeake Bay views
  • Picturesque landscapes, including farmland and woodlands
  • Proximity to Annapolis and Baltimore's amenities
  • Outdoor recreation in parks like Terrapin Nature Park
  • Community spirit, boating culture, quality schools, and historic charm
  • Historic sites like the Stevensville Historic District and the Cray House

Local Lifestyle

Kent Island's local lifestyle is infused with a rich historical charm that harks back to the 17th century. The presence of historic sites and landmarks, including the Stevensville Historic District and the Cray House, adds a unique character to the island. Residents and visitors alike can explore these sites, taking leisurely strolls through the streets that echo with stories of the past. Living on Kent Island means being part of a living history that adds texture and depth to everyday life.

Dining and Entertainment

For entertainment seekers, Kent Island offers a plethora of options ranging from local music venues to community theater. Its proximity to Annapolis and Baltimore further broadens the entertainment here, allowing residents to indulge in world-class performances, art exhibitions, shopping spots, dining destinations, and festivals.

Things to Do

Outdoor adventure beckons on Kent Island, with destinations like Terrapin Nature Park and Matapeake State Park providing a scenic backdrop for hiking, biking, bird-watching, or picnicking. The trails offer an intimate connection with nature, allowing residents to embrace the island's natural beauty. Residents enjoy access to waterfront adventures, such as boating, kayaking, and fishing. 

For those inclined towards history and culture, exploring the Stevensville Historic District provides a fascinating glimpse into Kent Island's past. Walking tours, museum visits, and interaction with local historians bring to life the stories and architectural marvels that have shaped this charming island community.


Kent Island belongs to the Queen Anne’s County Public School District.

Overview for Stevensville / Kent Island, MD

8,359 people live in Stevensville / Kent Island, where the median age is 41.1 and the average individual income is $49,356. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

41.1 years

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Around Stevensville / Kent Island, MD

There's plenty to do around Stevensville / Kent Island, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Kent Island Filipino And Asian Food Market, Peace of Cake, and Bark Barbecue.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.99 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.47 miles 27 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.05 miles 82 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.68 miles 32 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining 1.23 miles 14 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.56 miles 20 reviews 4.6/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Stevensville / Kent Island, MD

Stevensville / Kent Island has 3,204 households, with an average household size of 2.61. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Stevensville / Kent Island do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,359 people call Stevensville / Kent Island home. The population density is 1,297.64 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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Median Age

48.64 / 51.36%

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Schools in Stevensville / Kent Island, MD

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The following schools are within or nearby Stevensville / Kent Island. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Bayside Elementary School
3rd - 5th
9th - 12th
Matapeake Elementary School
PreK - 5th
6th - 8th
Kent Island Elementary School
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Stevensville Middle School
6th - 8th

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