Bowie, Maryland Population 2018

Bowie, Maryland's estimated population is 58,859 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Bowie, Maryland is the 5th largest city in Maryland based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3091.24 people/mi² (1193.53 people/km²), with a household density of 427.94 people/km² (1108.37 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 41 years, 38.6 years for males, and 42.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 21,104 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.2%, with a median rent of $1803/month. The median house has 7.3 rooms, and has a value of $303,900.

The median income for households in Bowie, Maryland is $106,098, while the mean household income is $121,760. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201758,8591600.27%
201658,6992440.42%
201558,4554830.83%
201457,9726931.21%
201357,2795921.04%
201256,6875841.04%
201156,1036091.10%
201055,4945,2250.99%
200050,26912,6802.95%
199037,5893,8941.10%
198033,695-1,333-0.39%
197035,02833,92841.35%
19601,1003001.61%
19408000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American29,571
White22,145
Asian2,714
Two or More Races2,324
Some Other Race804
American Indian and Alaska Native75

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Bowie Md Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bowie Md Median Age

41


Total

38.6


Male

42.5


Female

Bowie Md Adults

There are 44,550 adults, (7,665 of which are seniors) in Bowie Md.

Bowie Md Age Dependency

56.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bowie Md Sex Ratio

Female

30,344

52.65%

Male

27,289

47.35%

Bowie Md Households and Families

Bowie Md Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bowie Md Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
All82.8%17.2%
Male81.8%18.2%
Non Family73.4%26.6%
Female73%27%

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bowie Md Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,3142.8282.8
Married10,4103.5391.1
Non Family5,9861.2573.4
Female3,0493.3673
Male8693.2281.8

3.39

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bowie Md Households

Bowie Md Education

Bowie Md Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4651.17%
9th to 12th Grade1,0102.54%
High School Graduate7,18218.08%
Some College8,91222.43%
Associates Degree2,3205.84%
Bachelors Degree11,18228.15%
Graduate Degree8,65821.79%

Bowie Md Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black19,46118,90810,279
White15,36814,9307,385
Hispanic2,2741,977731
Asian1,8941,7111,116
Multiple Races1,0201,000525
Other Race550428136
Native American1414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 58.92%.

Bowie Md Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,026$64,115$57,601
Less Than High School$32,813$51,205$26,595
High School Grad$41,326$46,708$36,875
Some College$50,989$52,500$48,032
Bachelors Degree$66,284$76,026$58,905
Graduate Degree$90,185$100,466$82,479

$61,026

Average Earnings

$64,115

Average Male

$57,601

Average Female

Bowie Md Language

Bowie Md Language by Age

Bowie Md Language

85.50% of Bowie Md residents speak only English, while 14.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.60% of the population.

Bowie Md Poverty

Bowie Md Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black29,3529673.29%
White19,5945702.91%
Asian2,7141917.04%
Hispanic3,6811353.67%
Other800374.63%
Multiple2,324251.08%

3.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.94%

Male Poverty Rate

3.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bowie Md

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bowie Md is Asian, with 7.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bowie Md is Multiple, with 1.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.10%.

Bowie Md Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.10%
High School5.60%
Some College3.25%
Bachelors or Greater2.45%

Bowie Md Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed7.96%
Female Unemployed5.17%
Female Employed1.78%
Male Employed1.05%

Bowie Md Income

Bowie Md Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$106,098$121,760
Families$120,919$137,481
Married Families$136,336$
Non Families$69,286$76,687

Bowie Md Marital Status

Bowie Md Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bowie Md Married by Age and Sex

Bowie Md Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Bowie Md Marital Status by Race

Bowie Md Veterans

Bowie Md Veterans by War

4,534

Number of Veterans

3,951

Male Veterans

583

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War1,481
Vietnam1,285
Second Gulf War1,074
Korea287
World War II184

Bowie Md Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,614
55 to 641,073
65 to 74798
75+750
18 to 34299

Bowie Md Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,39313.35%
Black1,9798.77%
Hispanic2208.88%
2 or More827.05%
Other528.92%
Asian281.32%

Bowie Md Veterans by Education

1.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bowie Md Employment Status

Bowie Md Employment by Age

72.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bowie Md Employment by Race

Bowie Md Employment by Education

Bowie Md Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

32.96%

Born in Maryland

86.34%

Native Born

13.66%

Foreign Born

4.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.34% of Bowie Md residents were born in the United States, with 32.96% having been born in Maryland. 4.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.