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Population Demographics for Maryland 2017, 2018

List of Counties and Cities in Maryland

Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population5,773,552100
Black or African American1,700,29829
Hispanic or Latino470,6328
Some Other Race206,8323
Two or More Races164,7082
American Indian20,420Below 1%
Three or more races14,881Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander3,157Below 1%
Native Hawaiian634Below 1%
Alaska Native tribes152Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population2,791,7622,981,7905,773,552
Black or African American790,646909,6521,700,298
Hispanic or Latino246,487224,145470,632
Some Other Race111,87994,953206,832
Two or More Races80,16884,540164,708
American Indian10,23110,18920,420
Three or more races6,5888,29314,881
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander1,5901,5673,157
Native Hawaiian300334634
Alaska Native tribes7676152

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Maryland

Total Population:5,773,552
Male Population:2,791,762
Female Population:2,981,790

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Maryland

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Maryland

Total Population:5,635,177
Male Population:2,709,943
Under 5 years:185,585
5 to 9 years:186,627
10 to 14 years:192,617
15 to 17 years:122,743
18 and 19 years:69,480
20 years:35,046
21 years:34,703
22 to 24 years:110,846
25 to 29 years:186,461
30 to 34 years:173,469
35 to 39 years:176,722
40 to 44 years:195,781
45 to 49 years:216,949
50 to 54 years:207,093
55 to 59 years:176,329
60 and 61 years:62,715
62 to 64 years:85,364
65 and 66 years:44,919
67 to 69 years:58,654
70 to 74 years:70,905
75 to 79 years:51,833
80 to 84 years:36,759
85 years and over:28,343
Female Population:2,925,234
Under 5 years:178,243
5 to 9 years:179,763
10 to 14 years:185,695
15 to 17 years:117,781
18 and 19 years:64,035
20 years:33,236
21 years:33,669
22 to 24 years:114,221
25 to 29 years:198,014
30 to 34 years:188,390
35 to 39 years:195,038
40 to 44 years:216,264
45 to 49 years:238,504
50 to 54 years:228,326
55 to 59 years:197,861
60 and 61 years:70,885
62 to 64 years:95,873
65 and 66 years:52,040
67 to 69 years:68,495
70 to 74 years:86,149
75 to 79 years:69,231
80 to 84 years:56,581
85 years and over:56,940

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Maryland

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Maryland

Family led homes:1,447,002
Husband-wife family:1,026,739
Other family:420,263
Population of male led with no wife present:104,375
Population female led with no husband present:315,888
Population of Nonfamily homes:709,409
Population living alone:563,003
Population not living alone:146,406

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Maryland with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:738,706
Population of family homes:731,490
Husband-wife family:473,043
Under 6 years only:112,939
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:100,026
6 to 17 years only:260,078
Other family:258,447
Male householder, no wife present:57,593
Under 6 years only:15,385
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9,853
6 to 17 years only:32,355
Female led with no husband present:200,854
Under 6 years only:42,077
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:39,779
6 to 17 years only:118,998
Nonfamily households:7,216
Male led households:5,029
Under 6 years only:1,251
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:448
6 to 17 years only:3,330
Female led householder:2,187
Under 6 years only:609
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:156
6 to 17 years only:1,422
Households with no people under 18 years:1,417,705
Family households:715,512
Husband-wife family:553,696
Other family:161,816
Male led with no wife present:46,782
Female led with no husband present:115,034
Nonfamily households:702,193
Male led householder:308,703
Female led householder:393,490

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Maryland, by type

Total Home Population:2,156,411
Population of Family homes:1,447,002
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:31,702
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:204,078
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:321,014
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:369,795
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:149,725
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:125,038
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:150,188
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:74,801
Population of 85 year olds and over:20,661
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:709,409
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:43,965
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:115,280
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:88,441
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:128,865
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:68,134
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:63,864
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:88,919
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:71,135
Population of 85 year olds and over:40,806

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Maryland containing people over 60

Total Population:2,156,411
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:721,217
1-person household:243,992
2-or-more-person household:477,225
Family households:451,005
Nonfamily households:26,220
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:1,435,194
1-person household:319,011
2-or-more-person household:1,116,183
Family homes:995,997
Nonfamily homes:120,186

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Maryland with multiple generations.

Total Population:2,156,411
Home has three or more generations:108,934
Home does not have three or more generations:2,047,477

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Maryland under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:1,348,393
Unmarried partner of home lead present:100,683
In family homes:95,894
Population of male led and male partner homes:2,810
Population of male led and female partner households:37,411
Population of female led and female partner households:5,864
Population of female led and male partner households:49,809
In nonfamily homes:4,789
Population of male led and male partner homes:51
Population of male led and female partner homes:3,925
Population of female led and female partner homes:237
Population of female led and male partner homes:576
No unmarried partner of home lead present:1,247,710
In family homes:1,242,634
Population of husband-wife family homes:892,331
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:55,639
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:294,664
In nonfamily homes:5,076

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Maryland

Total Population:4,557,973
Population Under 18 years:1,322,675
Population 18 years and over:3,235,298

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Maryland have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:1,455,775
Family home:1,080,718
Nonfamily homess:375,057
Male led home:155,813
Living alone:119,824
Not living alone:35,989
Female led home:219,244
Living alone:188,008
Not living alone:31,236
Population of Renter occupied homes:700,636
Family run homes:366,284
Husband-wife family:169,817
Other family:196,467
Male led with no wife present:43,817
Female led with no husband present:152,650
Nonfamily Homes:334,352
Male led homes:157,919
Male living alone:114,333
Male not living alone:43,586
Female led homes:176,433
Females living alone:140,838
Females not living alone:35,595

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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