Laurel, Maryland Population 2018

Laurel, Maryland's estimated population is 25,906 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Laurel, Maryland is the 10th largest city in Maryland based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 5449.27 people/mi² (2103.96 people/km²), with a household density of 876.88 people/km² (2271.12 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.3 years, 34.9 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 10,797 households in the city, with an average size of 2.51 people per household. The vacancy rate was 5.8%, with a median rent of $1416/month. The median house has 4.6 rooms, and has a value of $235,800.

The median income for households in Laurel, Maryland is $68,304, while the mean household income is $86,615. The per capita income is $35,658, and 6% of families and 9.2% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 12.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 7.3% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,906-71-0.27%
201625,977-40-0.15%
201526,0171040.40%
201425,9132540.99%
201325,6592240.88%
201225,4351700.67%
201125,2652591.04%
201025,0065,04625.28%
200019,9605222.69%
199019,4387,33560.60%
198012,1031,57814.99%
197010,5252,02223.78%
19608,5034,02189.71%
19504,4821,65958.77%
19402,82329111.49%
19302,5320.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American13,140
White7,543
Some Other Race2,065
Asian1,895
Two or More Races943
American Indian and Alaska Native117
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

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

Laurel Md Population Pyramid 2018

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Laurel Md Median Age

35.3


Total

34.9


Male

36


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 19,611 adults in Laurel Md.

Laurel Md Age Dependency

47.9

Age Dependency Ratio

12

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Laurel Md Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.6
Houses Without Mortgage
645
Houses With Mortgage
3,933
Vacancy Rate
5.8
Median Rent
1,416
Median Home Value
235,800
Renter-Occupied Units
5,597
Owner-Occupied Units
4,578
Total Housing Units
10,797

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Laurel Md for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.6% and the labor force participation rate is 78%.

Laurel Md Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.51
Average Family Size
3.44
Total Households
10175
Married Couple Households
3418
Male Householder (no wife) Families
503
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1573
Non Family Households
4681
Total Families
5494
Households With Own Children
2823
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.1

Laurel Md Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
354
$10,000 to $14,999
236
$15,000 to $24,999
653
$25,000 to $34,999
659
$35,000 to $49,999
1,371
$50,000 to $74,999
2,329
$75,000 to $99,999
1,551
$100,000 to $149,999
1,601
$150,000 to $199,999
695
Over $200,000
726

Laurel Md Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Laurel Md

Maryland

$68,304

$76,067

$86,615

$100,071

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.060.120.180.24

Laurel Md Education Data

Laurel Md Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
9845.57%
9th to 12th Grade
1,0305.83%
High School Graduate
4,15223.49%
Some College
3,44019.46%
Associates Degree
9825.56%
Bachelors Degree
3,95822.39%
Graduate Degree
3,13017.71%