Towson, Maryland Population 2020

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

The population density is 0.00 people/mi² (0.00 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33.8 years, 32.7 years for males, and 34.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.6 males.

The median income for households in Towson, Maryland is $, while the mean household income is $.

Towson Md Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Towson Md was:

  • White: 75.58%
  • Black or African American: 15.27%
  • Asian: 5.26%
  • Two or more races: 2.75%
  • Other race: 0.93%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20182,802,7894,2020.15%
20172,798,5874,2930.15%
20162,794,2944,0090.14%
20152,790,2859,9850.36%
20142,780,30011,9260.43%
20132,768,37413,7630.50%
20122,754,61121,0640.76%
20112,733,54717,8210.65%
20102,715,7260.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44,09775.58%
Black or African American8,91115.27%
Asian3,0685.26%
Two or More Races1,6032.75%
Some Other Race5420.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native1210.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.01%

Towson Md Population Pyramid 2020

Towson Md Median Age

33.8


Total

32.7


Male

34.9


Female

Towson Md Adults

There are 48,073 adults, (9,686 of whom are seniors) in Towson Md.

Towson Md Age Dependency

52

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Towson Md Sex Ratio

Female

30,773

52.74%

Male

27,574

47.26%

Towson Md Households and Families

Towson Md Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Towson Md Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
Male59.7%40.3%
All58%42%
Female49.4%50.6%
Non Family36.1%63.9%

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,1302.3458
Non Family9,3521.4136.1
Married9,3523.1281.5
Female1,7842.8749.4
Male6423.0959.7

3.03

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Towson Md Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6501.85%
9th to 12th Grade8322.37%
High School Graduate4,39112.51%
Some College4,57513.03%
Associates Degree1,8055.14%
Bachelors Degree11,16931.81%
Graduate Degree11,68833.29%

Towson Md Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,89126,06618,580
Black4,6444,1652,043
Asian1,9151,8411,378
Hispanic1,2001,103546
Multiple Races478403261
Other Race301301188
Native American404020

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 asian people with a rate of 71.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,336$68,106$51,772
Less Than High School$24,516$31,042$11,875
High School Grad$31,155$32,052$28,611
Some College$40,346$43,333$39,342
Bachelors Degree$62,204$76,371$51,962
Graduate Degree$76,061$97,352$66,209

$60,336

Average Earnings

$68,106

Average Male

$51,772

Average Female

Towson Md Language

Towson Md Language by Age

Towson Md Language

88.03% of Towson Md residents speak only English, while 11.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.63% of the population.

Towson Md Poverty

Towson Md Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,2323,7179.98%
Black6,43195114.79%
Asian2,74673026.58%
Hispanic1,92229615.40%
Multiple1,26619915.72%
Other4645511.85%

11.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.92%

Male Poverty Rate

12.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Towson Md

The race most likely to be in poverty in Towson Md is Asian, with 26.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Towson Md is White, with 9.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.20%
High School12.21%
Some College10.45%
Bachelors or Greater4.25%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.68%
Female Unemployed22.47%
Female Employed9.41%
Male Employed6.62%

Towson Md Income

Towson Md Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$85,511$119,887
Families$127,138$165,271
Married Families$141,391-
Non Families$46,959$60,915

Towson Md Marital Status

Towson Md Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Towson Md Married by Age and Sex

Towson Md Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Towson Md Marital Status by Race

Towson Md Veterans

2,279

Number of Veterans

2,165

Male Veterans

114

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam763
Korea251
World War II245
First Gulf War226
Second Gulf War192

Towson Md Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9475.32%
Black2693.66%
Asian381.53%
Hispanic251.27%
2 or More252.71%

Towson Md Veterans by Education

3.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Towson Md Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Towson 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

54.26%

Born in Maryland

89.42%

Native Born

10.58%

Foreign Born

4.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.42% of Towson Md residents were born in the United States, with 54.26% having been born in Maryland. 4.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.