Escape from it all in a scenic, waterfront vacation town

Welcome to Deale/Churchton

Located approximately 30 minutes from Annapolis and under an hour from Washington D.C., Deale and Churchton provide a welcome escape from the business of city life. Whether in search of your new primary residence — or a home away from home — these two areas are in stark contrast to many of the surrounding cities.

Both Deale and Churchton are located on the Chesapeake Bay and are surrounded by various bodies of water. This makes each town an ideal spot for those who love to be near the water. They are known for being an excellent place to go out for a day on the boat or yacht and for their exceptional eateries.

Deale & Churchton Waterfront Real Estate

Homes in Deale/Churchton are listed for an average sale price of around $350K. Churchton & Deale real estate is an eclectic mix of properties in these areas, ranging from American colonial to cabin style. You’ll also be able to find larger homes and waterfront properties. The Waterfront Group can find water view property, condos, houses & waterfront homes for sale in Deale & Churchton.


What to Love

  • A waterfront escape from busy city life
  • Ample opportunity for getting out on the boat or yacht
  • Fantastic dining

People & Lifestyle

Perhaps one of the best adjectives to describe the Deale/Churchton area is low-key. If you are coming from a city setting, you’ll immediately feel the peace and tranquility that these towns have to offer. Ease into the laid-back atmosphere as you soak in the clean air of the Bay.


While you may feel as though you are away from it all, Deale/Churchton isn’t exclusively for getaways. Instead, there are multiple schools and many of the conveniences needed for daily life. It is the ideal area for commuters who want to make the most of their leisure time. Rather than having to buy a plane ticket to go on vacation, you’ll simply need to come back home.


Dining, Shopping & Entertainment

Keeping in line with the vibe of each town, both Deale and Churchton feature fun, local shopping and lively waterfront dining. They also have stores and businesses that are essential for your weekly errand run.


In Churchton, you can pick up all of your groceries at Christopher’s Fine Foods. Nearby, there is also a Verizon store, 7-Eleven, the Chesapeake Health & Fitness Club, and Soco Fine Wines and Craft Beers. Without having to leave town, you can get what you need just minutes away. There are also shops for every need you’ll have on the water — including a bait shop, boat dealers, and more.


The fun really gets going at one of the fantastic restaurants in Deale/Churchton. Because of the proximity to the area’s top fishing, you’ll dine on some of the freshest seafood available in the nation. Across cuisines, local favorites include Dockside Restaurant & Sports Bar, Sandy Pony Donuts, Happy Harbor, Skipper’s Pier Restaurant & Dock Bar, and Petie Greens.


Things to Do

If you love being out on the water, Deale/Churchton is definitely a top place to consider. You’ll have no trouble finding the right marina, fishing spots, and places to enjoy the breathtaking views.


Throughout Deale and Churchton, you can easily access fishing charters, sportfishing, and opportunities to go sailing. You can even try out some of the area’s favorite water sports, including stand-up paddling.


On top of enjoying the local restaurants and days out on the water, each town is perfect for simply going on a walk. Roads are relatively quiet, making them safe to enjoy a stroll, say ‘hi’ to the neighbors, and see what is new around Deale/Churchton.



Deale/Churchton is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include:

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Overview for Deale/Churchton, MD

4,710 people live in Deale/Churchton, where the median age is 48.8 and the average individual income is $59,110. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Schools in Deale/Churchton, MD

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Demographics and Employment Data for Deale/Churchton, MD

Deale/Churchton has 1,887 households, with an average household size of 2.49. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Deale/Churchton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,710 people call Deale/Churchton home. The population density is 887.14 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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47.81 / 52.19%

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