Allegany County, Maryland Population 2019

Allegany County, Maryland's estimated population is 71,386 with a growth rate of -0.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allegany County, Maryland is the 16th largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201870,975-411-0.58%
201771,386-669-0.93%
201672,055-407-0.56%
201572,462-545-0.75%
201473,007-559-0.76%
201373,566-370-0.50%
201273,936-626-0.84%
201174,562-404-0.54%
201074,966200.03%
199074,946-5,602-6.95%
198080,548-3,496-4.16%
197084,044-125-0.15%
196084,169-5,387-6.02%
195089,5562,5832.97%
194086,9737,8759.96%
193079,0989,16013.10%
192069,9387,52712.06%
191062,4118,71716.23%
190053,69412,12329.16%
189041,5713,5599.36%
188038,012-524-1.36%
187038,53610,18835.94%
186028,3485,57924.50%
185022,7697,07945.12%
184015,6905,08147.89%
183010,6091,95522.59%
18208,6541,74525.26%
18106,9096069.61%
18006,3031,49431.07%
17904,8090.00%

Allegany County, Maryland Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White64,164
Black or African American5,899
Two or More Races1,580
Asian594
Some Other Race210
American Indian and Alaska Native120
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

Allegany County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2019

Allegany County, Maryland Median Age

41.5


Total

39


Male

44.2


Female

Allegany County, Maryland Adults

There are 59,788 adults, (14,022 of whom are seniors) in Allegany County, Maryland.

Allegany County, Maryland Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Allegany County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

34,699

47.80%

Male

37,892

52.20%

Allegany County, Maryland Households and Families

Allegany County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allegany County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
Male71.3%28.7%
All68.8%31.2%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Female50.2%49.8%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,7592.3468.8
Married12,884385.7
Non Family10,6331.2253.7
Female3,1153.2150.2
Male1,1272.9171.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allegany County, Maryland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3072.59%
9th to 12th Grade4,0027.93%
High School Graduate21,07041.73%
Some College10,15420.11%
Associates Degree4,7589.42%
Bachelors Degree4,8889.68%
Graduate Degree4,3108.54%

Allegany County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45,06140,9058,736
Black3,6052,672129
Hispanic816679113
Multiple Races71761273
Asian348341164
Other Race13513510
Native American91675
Islander18184

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.13%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,548$38,783$27,532
Less Than High School$25,096$25,859$21,543
High School Grad$28,124$33,530$21,418
Some College$31,730$39,028$26,828
Bachelors Degree$40,686$48,333$32,702
Graduate Degree$61,103$77,262$53,885

$32,548

Average Earnings

$38,783

Average Male

$27,532

Average Female

Allegany County, Maryland Language

Allegany County, Maryland Language by Age

Allegany County, Maryland Language

95.67% of Allegany County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 4.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Allegany County, Maryland Poverty

Allegany County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White60,8599,55215.70%
Black1,62069843.09%
Multiple1,23235929.14%
Hispanic84821124.88%
Asian54918333.33%
Other1194033.61%
Native341029.41%

16.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.46%

Male Poverty Rate

17.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allegany County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allegany County, Maryland is Black, with 43.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allegany County, Maryland is White, with 15.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.53%
High School15.56%
Some College11.74%
Bachelors or Greater4.19%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.59%
Female Unemployed39.39%
Female Employed8.47%
Male Employed6.95%

Allegany County, Maryland Income

Allegany County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,771$56,646
Families$59,450$70,589
Married Families$66,864$80,408
Non Families$22,956$32,406

Allegany County, Maryland Marital Status

Allegany County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Allegany County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Allegany County, Maryland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Allegany County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans

5,626

Number of Veterans

5,337

Male Veterans

289

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,033
Second Gulf War865
First Gulf War826
Korea681
World War II308

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,34410.14%
2 or More12311.88%
Black1132.17%
Hispanic696.99%
Asian173.43%
Hawaiian1161.11%
Indian109.43%
Other84.55%

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans by Education

9.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allegany County, Maryland Employment Status

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.9%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Allegany County, Maryland

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cumberland2083019978-852-4.09%
Frostburg89808676-304-3.39%
Westernport18881796-92-4.87%
Lonaconing11881134-54-4.55%
Barton454431-23-5.07%
Midland450425-25-5.56%
Luke6563-2-3.08%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990