Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Maryland 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Maryland

Total Population:1,700,298
Male Population:790,646
Female Population:909,652

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Maryland

Both sexes34


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Maryland

Total Population:1,645,959
Male Population:753,078
Under 5 years:59,218
5 to 9 years:59,994
10 to 14 years:63,210
15 to 17 years:41,450
18 and 19 years:24,640
20 years:11,804
21 years:10,952
22 to 24 years:31,551
25 to 29 years:49,844
30 to 34 years:47,288
35 to 39 years:50,207
40 to 44 years:56,086
45 to 49 years:59,286
50 to 54 years:53,742
55 to 59 years:42,661
60 and 61 years:15,231
62 to 64 years:18,644
65 and 66 years:9,971
67 to 69 years:12,560
70 to 74 years:15,161
75 to 79 years:10,085
80 to 84 years:5,780
85 years and over:3,713
Female Population:892,881
Under 5 years:57,873
5 to 9 years:57,507
10 to 14 years:61,892
15 to 17 years:40,745
18 and 19 years:23,878
20 years:12,046
21 years:11,844
22 to 24 years:36,799
25 to 29 years:62,684
30 to 34 years:61,473
35 to 39 years:63,830
40 to 44 years:70,229
45 to 49 years:74,148
50 to 54 years:68,036
55 to 59 years:56,584
60 and 61 years:20,429
62 to 64 years:24,894
65 and 66 years:13,440
67 to 69 years:17,220
70 to 74 years:21,560
75 to 79 years:15,691
80 to 84 years:10,531
85 years and over:9,548

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Maryland

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Maryland

Family led homes:410,066
Husband-wife family:199,588
Other family:210,478
Population of male led with no wife present:38,118
Population female led with no husband present:172,360
Population of Nonfamily homes:212,078
Population living alone:176,534
Population not living alone:35,544

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Maryland with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:244,443
Population of family homes:242,089
Husband-wife family:104,204
Under 6 years only:21,998
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:25,209
6 to 17 years only:56,997
Other family:137,885
Male householder, no wife present:21,599
Under 6 years only:5,795
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,871
6 to 17 years only:11,933
Female led with no husband present:116,286
Under 6 years only:24,338
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:25,645
6 to 17 years only:66,303
Nonfamily households:2,354
Male led households:1,354
Under 6 years only:294
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:118
6 to 17 years only:942
Female led householder:1,000
Under 6 years only:288
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:70
6 to 17 years only:642
Households with no people under 18 years:377,701
Family households:167,977
Husband-wife family:95,384
Other family:72,593
Male led with no wife present:16,519
Female led with no husband present:56,074
Nonfamily households:209,724
Male led householder:87,121
Female led householder:122,603

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Maryland, by type

Total Home Population:622,144
Population of Family homes:410,066
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:13,251
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:67,000
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:102,006
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:104,612
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:38,730
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:30,683
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:35,057
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:15,261
Population of 85 year olds and over:3,466
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:212,078
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:11,663
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:34,424
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:33,350
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:46,312
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:22,691
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:19,933
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:25,050
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:13,709
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,946

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Maryland containing people over 60

Total Population:622,144
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:174,962
1-person household:58,341
2-or-more-person household:116,621
Family households:109,690
Nonfamily households:6,931
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:447,182
1-person household:118,193
2-or-more-person household:328,989
Family homes:300,376
Nonfamily homes:28,613

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Maryland with multiple generations.

Total Population:622,144
Home has three or more generations:48,405
Home does not have three or more generations:573,739

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Maryland under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:441,573
Unmarried partner of home lead present:42,386
In family homes:41,210
Population of male led and male partner homes:862
Population of male led and female partner households:12,490
Population of female led and female partner households:2,365
Population of female led and male partner households:25,493
In nonfamily homes:1,176
Population of male led and male partner homes:12
Population of male led and female partner homes:862
Population of female led and female partner homes:107
Population of female led and male partner homes:195
No unmarried partner of home lead present:399,187
In family homes:397,249
Population of husband-wife family homes:194,114
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:20,937
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:182,198
In nonfamily homes:1,938

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Maryland

Total Population:1,336,234
Population Under 18 years:438,500
Population 18 years and over:897,734

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Maryland have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:323,160
Family home:237,971
Nonfamily homess:85,189
Male led home:31,402
Living alone:25,443
Not living alone:5,959
Female led home:53,787
Living alone:47,022
Not living alone:6,765
Population of Renter occupied homes:298,984
Family run homes:172,095
Husband-wife family:52,836
Other family:119,259
Male led with no wife present:19,888
Female led with no husband present:99,371
Nonfamily Homes:126,889
Male led homes:57,073
Male living alone:44,956
Male not living alone:12,117
Female led homes:69,816
Females living alone:59,113
Females not living alone:10,703