Baltimore city, Maryland Population 2019

Baltimore city, Maryland's estimated population is 609,841 with a growth rate of -0.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Baltimore city, Maryland is the 4th largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018602,495-7,346-1.20%
2017609,841-6,008-0.98%
2016615,849-6,301-1.01%
2015622,150-1,015-0.16%
2014623,1656680.11%
2013622,497-476-0.08%
2012622,9732,5310.41%
2011620,442-563-0.09%
2010621,005-115,009-15.63%
1990736,014-50,761-6.45%
1980786,775-118,984-13.14%
1970905,759-33,265-3.54%
1960939,024-10,684-1.12%
1950949,70890,60810.55%
1940859,10054,2266.74%
1930804,87471,0489.68%
1920733,826175,34131.40%
1910558,48549,5289.73%
1900508,95774,51817.15%
1890434,439102,12630.73%
1880332,31364,95924.30%
1870267,35454,93625.86%
1860212,4180.00%

How Many People Live in Baltimore city, Maryland?

609,841

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American389,22262.80%
White187,72530.29%
Asian15,8552.56%
Two or More Races14,3872.32%
Some Other Race10,4121.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,8860.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3090.05%

Baltimore city, Maryland Population Pyramid 2019

Baltimore city, Maryland Median Age

35


Total

33.7


Male

36.2


Female

Baltimore city, Maryland Adults

There are 489,895 adults, (79,265 of whom are seniors) in Baltimore city, Maryland.

Baltimore city, Maryland Age Dependency

50.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Baltimore city, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

328,419

52.99%

Male

291,377

47.01%

Baltimore city, Maryland Households and Families

Baltimore city, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Baltimore city, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.5%28.5%
Male48.4%51.6%
All47.4%52.6%
Female40.4%59.6%
Non Family38.2%61.8%

47.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All239,7912.4847.4
Non Family116,4061.3538.2
Married58,7063.371.5
Female52,5073.8140.4
Male12,1723.7148.4

3.41

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Baltimore city, Maryland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20,7324.88%
9th to 12th Grade46,57710.95%
High School Graduate126,39529.72%
Some College82,10719.31%
Associates Degree20,0614.72%
Bachelors Degree67,77915.94%
Graduate Degree61,58414.48%

Baltimore city, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black256,145209,64439,618
White133,681119,70973,771
Hispanic17,22111,7764,585
Asian11,29410,2948,219
Multiple Races6,8586,2342,904
Other Race6,1744,2841,524
Native American1,232995221
Islander25325374

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 72.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,181$41,250$35,859
Less Than High School$22,101$24,309$20,518
High School Grad$28,496$30,408$26,613
Some College$34,139$38,662$31,456
Bachelors Degree$51,508$57,701$47,583
Graduate Degree$64,998$75,970$60,367

$38,181

Average Earnings

$41,250

Average Male

$35,859

Average Female

Baltimore city, Maryland Language

Baltimore city, Maryland Language by Age

Baltimore city, Maryland Language

90.52% of Baltimore city, Maryland residents speak only English, while 9.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.02% of the population.

Baltimore city, Maryland Poverty

Baltimore city, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black376,47999,66326.47%
White163,76720,81612.71%
Hispanic29,5347,60225.74%
Asian14,8603,07020.66%
Other9,9882,96729.71%
Multiple13,2442,65320.03%
Native1,80581044.88%
Islander28610336.01%

22.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.01%

Male Poverty Rate

23.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Baltimore city, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Baltimore city, Maryland is Native, with 44.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Baltimore city, Maryland is White, with 12.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.68%
High School23.17%
Some College16.91%
Bachelors or Greater6.99%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.33%
Male Unemployed34.59%
Female Employed8.68%
Male Employed6.25%

Baltimore city, Maryland Income

Baltimore city, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,641$68,623
Families$56,236$82,217
Married Families$87,794$118,196
Non Families$34,298$51,370

Baltimore city, Maryland Marital Status

Baltimore city, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.4%

Male Marriage Rate

24.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Baltimore city, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Baltimore city, 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 35-44.

Baltimore city, Maryland Marital Status by Race

Baltimore city, Maryland Veterans

29,428

Number of Veterans

26,465

Male Veterans

2,963

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9,862
First Gulf War5,275
Second Gulf War4,272
Korea2,243
World War II1,182
Age Group Veterans
35 to 547,472
55 to 647,326
65 to 746,953
75+5,528
18 to 342,149

Baltimore city, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black18,9766.38%
White9,2735.78%
Hispanic7283.58%
2 or More5125.81%
Other2383.32%
Asian1811.32%
Hawaiian15355.43%
Indian956.67%

Baltimore city, Maryland Veterans by Education

15.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Baltimore city, Maryland Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Baltimore city, Maryland 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

66.61%

Born in Maryland

92.00%

Native Born

8.00%

Foreign Born

4.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.00% of Baltimore city, Maryland residents were born in the United States, with 66.61% having been born in Maryland. 4.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Baltimore city, Maryland

  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