Population Demographics for Howard County, Maryland in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population287,085100
White178,52362
Black or African American50,18817
Asian41,22114
Hispanic or Latino16,7295
Two or More Races10,4553
Some Other Race5,7091
Three or more races970Below 1%
American Indian866Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander123Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population140,593146,492287,085
White88,40490,119178,523
Black or African American23,48026,70850,188
Asian20,04421,17741,221
Hispanic or Latino8,5588,17116,729
Two or More Races5,1625,29310,455
Some Other Race3,0222,6875,709
Three or more races449521970
American Indian424442866
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander5766123

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Howard County

 
Total Population:287,085
Male Population:140,593
Female Population:146,492

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Howard County

 
Both sexes38
Male37
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Howard County

 
Total Population:284,763
Male Population:139,001
Under 5 years:8,841
5 to 9 years:10,609
10 to 14 years:11,546
15 to 17 years:7,388
18 and 19 years:3,285
20 years:1,399
21 years:1,344
22 to 24 years:4,796
25 to 29 years:8,498
30 to 34 years:8,189
35 to 39 years:9,052
40 to 44 years:10,691
45 to 49 years:12,483
50 to 54 years:11,396
55 to 59 years:9,279
60 and 61 years:3,164
62 to 64 years:4,344
65 and 66 years:2,306
67 to 69 years:2,758
70 to 74 years:3,184
75 to 79 years:2,147
80 to 84 years:1,365
85 years and over:937
Female Population:145,762
Under 5 years:8,504
5 to 9 years:9,944
10 to 14 years:10,892
15 to 17 years:6,862
18 and 19 years:2,719
20 years:1,139
21 years:1,123
22 to 24 years:4,674
25 to 29 years:8,939
30 to 34 years:9,223
35 to 39 years:10,511
40 to 44 years:12,256
45 to 49 years:13,497
50 to 54 years:11,884
55 to 59 years:9,795
60 and 61 years:3,317
62 to 64 years:4,687
65 and 66 years:2,490
67 to 69 years:3,155
70 to 74 years:3,598
75 to 79 years:2,608
80 to 84 years:1,997
85 years and over:1,948

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Howard County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Howard County

 
Total:104,749
Family led homes:76,333
Husband-wife family:61,671
Other family:14,662
Population of male led with no wife present:3,639
Population female led with no husband present:11,023
Population of Nonfamily homes:28,416
Population living alone:22,903
Population not living alone:5,513

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

Total occupied homes in Howard County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:104,749
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:41,154
Population of family homes:40,947
Husband-wife family:31,735
Under 6 years only:7,011
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5,935
6 to 17 years only:18,789
Other family:9,212
Male householder, no wife present:2,036
Under 6 years only:393
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:301
6 to 17 years only:1,342
Female led with no husband present:7,176
Under 6 years only:1,065
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,093
6 to 17 years only:5,018
Nonfamily households:207
Male led households:150
Under 6 years only:29
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:14
6 to 17 years only:107
Female led householder:57
Under 6 years only:9
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:46
Households with no people under 18 years:63,595
Family households:35,386
Husband-wife family:29,936
Other family:5,450
Male led with no wife present:1,603
Female led with no husband present:3,847
Nonfamily households:28,209
Male led householder:12,538
Female led householder:15,671

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Howard County, by type

 
Total Home Population:104,749
Population of Family homes:76,333
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:815
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:9,513
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:18,315
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:22,504
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:8,273
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:6,550
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:7,052
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,734
Population of 85 year olds and over:577
Population of Nonfamily Homes:28,416
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,416
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,601
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,893
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:5,154
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,668
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,527
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:3,439
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,385
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,333

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Howard County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:104,749
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:30,877
1-person household:8,989
2-or-more-person household:21,888
Family households:21,007
Nonfamily households:881
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:73,872
1-person household:13,914
2-or-more-person household:59,958
Family homes:55,326
Nonfamily homes:4,632

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Howard County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:104,749
Home has three or more generations:4,163
Home does not have three or more generations:100,586

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Howard County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:74,559
Unmarried partner of home lead present:2,601
In family homes:2,448
Population of male led and male partner homes:119
Population of male led and female partner households:930
Population of female led and female partner households:229
Population of female led and male partner households:1,170
In nonfamily homes:153
Population of male led and male partner homes:5
Population of male led and female partner homes:128
Population of female led and female partner homes:5
Population of female led and male partner homes:15
No unmarried partner of home lead present:71,958
In family homes:71,847
Population of husband-wife family homes:59,060
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,268
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:10,519
In nonfamily homes:111

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Howard County

 
Total Population:244,380
Population Under 18 years:73,815
Population 18 years and over:170,565

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Howard County have lived in one place.

 
Total:104,749
Population of Owner occupied homes:77,193
Family home:61,538
Nonfamily homess:15,655
Male led home:6,596
Living alone:5,086
Not living alone:1,510
Female led home:9,059
Living alone:7,770
Not living alone:1,289
Population of Renter occupied homes:27,556
Family run homes:14,795
Husband-wife family:8,534
Other family:6,261
Male led with no wife present:1,385
Female led with no husband present:4,876
Nonfamily Homes:12,761
Male led homes:6,092
Male living alone:4,554
Male not living alone:1,538
Female led homes:6,669
Females living alone:5,493
Females not living alone:1,176