Population of Cities in Maryland (2019)

0
Over 1 Million
1
100,000 to 1 Million
20
10,000 to 100,000

Maryland is the 19th most populous state in the U.S., with a population of over 6 million residents. Baltimore is the most populous city with a population of over 621,000. This is the only city in the state that has a population count that exceeds 100,000. The next most populous city is Frederick, which has a population of just 69,479. Rounding out the top three cities in terms of population is Gaithersburg, which trails Frederick only slightly with a population of 67,456. Annapolis, the state’s capital, ranks seventh with a population of over 39,000. In total, the state has 21 cities with populations that fall between 10,000 and 100,000 residents.

There is a total of 157 incorporated municipalities that are made up of cities, towns, and villages. These are spread across 23 counties. There are no differences in designations in terms of municipal authority and power. All municipalities are considered equal under Maryland’s law. In terms of population, the least populated area is Port Tobacco Village in Charles County. This town has a population of just 13 people per the 2010 U.S. Census. The smallest municipality that is designated as a city is Crisfield, which is located in Somerset County. At the time of the 2010 Census, this city had just 2,726 residents.

Maryland has 0 cities with more than a million people, 1 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 20 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Maryland is Baltimore, with a population of 594,450 people.

Baltimore

Baltimore is the site of the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic.

594,450

Frederick

This city is expected to see continued growth over the next 10 years as the government continues to invest in the area.

71,773

Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg was incorporated as a city in 1968.

69,528

Rockville

Rockville is considered a major retail hub of Montgomery County.

67,741

Bowie

Bowie has been named by CNN Money as one of the Best Places to Live in America.

58,891

Hagerstown

Hagerstown has the fastest-growing metro area in the state, as well as one of the fastest-growing in the country.

40,542

Annapolis

The U.S. Naval Academy is located in Maryland's capital city.

39,304

Salisbury

This city's nickname is The Comfortable Side of Coastal.

33,687

College Park

The College Park Airport is one of the oldest continuously running airports in the nation.

32,431

Laurel

Fort Meade Army Base, Johns Hopskins University's Applied Physics Laboratory and the National Security Agency are all located in this Maryland city.

25,649

Name 2019 Population
Baltimore594,450
Frederick71,773
Gaithersburg69,528
Rockville67,741
Bowie58,891
Hagerstown40,542
Annapolis39,304
Salisbury33,687
College Park32,431
Laurel25,649
Greenbelt24,071
Cumberland19,522
Westminster18,671
Hyattsville18,536
Takoma Park18,110
Easton16,262
Elkton15,813
Aberdeen15,717
Havre de Grace13,560
New Carrollton12,958
Cambridge12,261
Bel Air9,974
Bladensburg9,674
La Plata9,638
Mount Airy9,380
Frostburg8,703
Mount Rainier8,491
Riverdale Park7,340
Ocean City6,897
Taneytown6,760
Thurmont6,720
Cheverly6,502
Hampstead6,364
Brunswick6,330
Walkersville6,231
Glenarden6,223
District Heights6,056
Chesapeake Beach6,034
Fruitland5,351
Poolesville5,307
Chestertown5,044
Centreville4,938
Berlin4,881
Manchester4,818
Seat Pleasant4,799
Middletown4,641
Capitol Heights4,581
Denton4,496
Perryville4,455
Princess Anne4,442
Leonardtown4,108
Pocomoke City4,044
Sykesville3,941
Indian Head3,719
North East3,680
Boonsboro3,675
Berwyn Heights3,296
Delmar3,290
Brentwood3,195
Emmitsburg3,113
Chevy Chase3,043
Smithsburg3,009
Rising Sun2,796
Federalsburg2,707
University Park2,671
Forest Heights2,589
Crisfield2,579
Kensington2,424
Williamsport2,154
Mountain Lake Park2,111
Chevy Chase Village2,098
Morningside2,055
North Beach2,055
Snow Hill2,044
Hurlock2,015
Greensboro1,906
Oakland1,870
Landover Hills1,820
Myersville1,777
Westernport1,754
Ridgely1,651
Fairmount Heights1,576
Hancock1,562
Edmonston1,528
Colmar Manor1,467
Pittsville1,466
New Windsor1,400
Cottage City1,377
Somerset1,310
Rock Hall1,283
Woodsboro1,241
Charlestown1,205
Keedysville1,170
Hebron1,110
Lonaconing1,104
Garrett Park1,064
Willards1,027
Martin's Additions1,018
St. Michaels1,014
Chevy Chase View1,005
Trappe982
Union Bridge967
Funkstown884
Chevy Chase Section Three811
Port Deposit770
Grantsville761
Church Hill738
Chevy Chase Section Five726
New Market722
Preston712
Chesapeake City703
Sharpsburg700
Queenstown680
Cecilton678
Upper Marlboro675
Sharwn655
Oxford602
North Chevy Chase602
Millington601
Galena588
Washington Grove579
North Brentwood546
Loch Lynn Heights535
Secretary511
Friendsville468
Sudlersville460
Barton419
Midland413
East New Market378
Laytonsville377
Deer Park377
Mardela Springs357
Clear Spring347
Betterton324
Accident316
Rosemont311
Kitzmiller306
Glen Echo272
Vienna272
Goldsboro241
Queen Anne212
Barnesville182
Burkittsville163
Hillsboro162
Henderson151
Marydel147
Brookeville132
Galestown132
Church Creek123
Templeville120
Barclay118
Highland Beach106
Luke63
Eagle Harbor62
Brookview59
Eldorado58
Port Tobacco Village13