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 2.82 people per household. The vacancy rate was 3.7%, 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 $44,488, and 1.4% of families and 3.3% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 2.3% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 4.5% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201758,8591600.27%
201658,6992440.42%
201558,4554830.83%
201457,9726931.21%
201357,2795921.04%
201256,6875841.04%
201156,1036091.10%
201055,4945,22510.39%
200050,26912,68033.73%
199037,5893,89411.56%
198033,695-1,333-3.81%
197035,02833,9283084.36%
19601,10030037.50%
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
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

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

Bowie Md Population Pyramid 2018

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Bowie Md Median Age

41


Total

38.6


Male

42.5


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 45,498 adults 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 Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
7.3
Houses Without Mortgage
3,166
Houses With Mortgage
13,647
Vacancy Rate
3.7
Median Rent
1,803
Median Home Value
303,900
Renter-Occupied Units
3,501
Owner-Occupied Units
16,813
Total Housing Units
21,104

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Bowie Md for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.9% and the labor force participation rate is 72.4%.

Bowie Md Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.82
Average Family Size
3.39
Total Households
20314
Married Couple Households
10410
Male Householder (no wife) Families
869
Female Householder (no husband) Families
3049
Non Family Households
5986
Total Families
14328
Households With Own Children
6279
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
2.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5

Bowie Md Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
406
$10,000 to $14,999
257
$15,000 to $24,999
681
$25,000 to $34,999
715
$35,000 to $49,999
1,441
$50,000 to $74,999
2,801
$75,000 to $99,999
2,846
$100,000 to $149,999
5,615
$150,000 to $199,999
2,983
Over $200,000
2,569

Bowie Md Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Bowie Md

Maryland

$106,098

$76,067

$121,760

$100,071

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.070.140.210.28

Bowie Md Education Data

Bowie Md Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
4651.17%
9th to 12th Grade
1,0102.54%
High School Graduate
7,18218.08%
Some College
8,91222.43%
Associates Degree
2,3205.84%
Bachelors Degree
11,18228.15%
Graduate Degree
8,65821.79%