Towson, Maryland Population 2019

Towson Md Demographics

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

  • White: 77.52%
  • Black or African American: 13.65%
  • Asian: 4.88%
  • Two or more races: 2.67%
  • Other race: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
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
White45,555
Black or African American8,020
Asian2,869
Two or More Races1,571
Some Other Race597
American Indian and Alaska Native154

Towson Md Population Pyramid 2019

Towson Md Median Age

33.6


Total

32.8


Male

34.5


Female

Towson Md Adults

There are 48,558 adults, (9,435 of whom are seniors) in Towson Md.

Towson Md Age Dependency

50.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Towson Md Sex Ratio

Female

31,014

52.78%

Male

27,752

47.22%

Towson Md Households and Families

Towson Md Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Towson Md Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
Male64.5%35.5%
All59.3%40.7%
Female49.9%50.1%
Non Family37.7%62.3%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,1022.3659.3
Married9,3763.1181.7
Non Family9,1061.4437.7
Female1,9162.8749.9
Male7043.0464.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Towson Md Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6561.87%
9th to 12th Grade8312.37%
High School Graduate4,75713.56%
Some College4,59013.09%
Associates Degree1,9145.46%
Bachelors Degree10,93831.18%
Graduate Degree11,39032.47%

Towson Md Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,65826,85518,779
Black3,8873,4411,436
Asian1,7511,6651,198
Hispanic1,1601,092515
Multiple Races470423296
Other Race344282164
Native American655121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,782$65,486$49,930
Less Than High School$23,534$31,722$
High School Grad$31,630$31,650$31,599
Some College$40,387$43,211$37,362
Bachelors Degree$57,182$68,669$49,448
Graduate Degree$74,588$97,837$64,716

$56,782

Average Earnings

$65,486

Average Male

$49,930

Average Female

Towson Md Language

Towson Md Language by Age

Towson Md Language

88.73% of Towson Md residents speak only English, while 11.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.35% of the population.

Towson Md Poverty

Towson Md Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White38,2973,7349.75%
Black5,6021,10719.76%
Asian2,54659823.49%
Hispanic2,02132616.13%
Multiple1,2891189.15%
Other503499.74%
Native11410.88%

11.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.56%

Male Poverty Rate

12.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Towson Md

The race most likely to be in poverty in Towson Md is Asian, with 23.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Towson Md is Native, with 0.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.08%
High School11.56%
Some College9.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.87%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.03%
Female Unemployed17.54%
Female Employed10.02%
Male Employed6.41%

Towson Md Income

Towson Md Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,062$116,041
Families$116,578$157,956
Married Families$134,375$179,793
Non Families$46,179$58,824

Towson Md Marital Status

Towson Md Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.0%

Male Marriage Rate

36.5%

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

2,329

Number of Veterans

2,229

Male Veterans

100

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam773
World War II315
Korea306
First Gulf War203
Second Gulf War177

Towson Md Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0525.41%
Black2223.36%
Asian301.25%
2 or More253.05%
Hispanic160.86%

Towson Md Veterans by Education

2.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Towson Md Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

5%

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

53.11%

Born in Maryland

89.95%

Native Born

10.05%

Foreign Born

5.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.95% of Towson Md residents were born in the United States, with 53.11% having been born in Maryland. 5.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.