Cecil County, Maryland Population 2019

Cecil County, Maryland's estimated population is 102,573 with a growth rate of 0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cecil County, Maryland is the 14th largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018102,8262530.25%
2017102,57360.01%
2016102,5671490.15%
2015102,4182170.21%
2014102,2013100.30%
2013101,8911380.14%
2012101,7531920.19%
2011101,5613940.39%
2010101,16729,82041.80%
199071,34710,91718.07%
198060,4307,13913.40%
197053,2914,88310.09%
196048,40815,05245.13%
195033,3566,94926.31%
194026,4075802.25%
193025,8272,2159.38%
192023,612-147-0.62%
191023,759-903-3.66%
190024,662-1,189-4.60%
189025,851-1,257-4.64%
188027,1081,2344.77%
187025,8742,0128.43%
186023,8624,92325.99%
185018,9391,7079.91%
184017,2321,80011.66%
183015,432-616-3.84%
182016,0482,98222.82%
181013,0664,04844.89%
18009,018-4,607-33.81%
179013,6250.00%

How Many People Live in Cecil County, Maryland?

102,573

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White90,42288.29%
Black or African American6,9726.81%
Two or More Races2,2192.17%
Asian1,5051.47%
Some Other Race9830.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native2800.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander350.03%

Cecil County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2019

Cecil County, Maryland Median Age

40.3


Total

39.9


Male

40.7


Female

Cecil County, Maryland Adults

There are 78,578 adults, (14,748 of whom are seniors) in Cecil County, Maryland.

Cecil County, Maryland Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cecil County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

51,538

50.32%

Male

50,878

49.68%

Cecil County, Maryland Households and Families

Cecil County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cecil County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All73.1%26.9%
Male62.1%37.9%
Non Family59.8%40.2%
Female53.9%46.1%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All37,0762.7273.1
Married19,7673.2785.8
Non Family10,9551.359.8
Female4,3853.4653.9
Male1,9693.4662.1

3.24

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cecil County, Maryland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1873.13%
9th to 12th Grade5,6748.11%
High School Graduate25,82436.91%
Some College15,10621.59%
Associates Degree5,0847.27%
Bachelors Degree9,63213.77%
Graduate Degree6,4629.24%

Cecil County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White61,93955,23714,307
Black4,2973,752784
Hispanic2,2141,828306
Asian953852583
Multiple Races715603125
Other Race6604904
Native American1309912
Islander2222

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 61.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,276$56,028$36,304
Less Than High School$25,215$33,164$14,261
High School Grad$39,257$49,124$26,034
Some College$46,001$60,603$36,594
Bachelors Degree$63,871$73,648$50,337
Graduate Degree$70,496$88,000$61,123

$46,276

Average Earnings

$56,028

Average Male

$36,304

Average Female

Cecil County, Maryland Language

Cecil County, Maryland Language by Age

Cecil County, Maryland Language

95.10% of Cecil County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 4.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.52% of the population.

Cecil County, Maryland Poverty

Cecil County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White86,9416,4167.38%
Black6,6651,25818.87%
Hispanic4,14989821.64%
Multiple2,21481036.59%
Asian1,50327518.30%
Other98113113.35%
Native28062.14%

9.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.90%

Male Poverty Rate

9.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cecil County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cecil County, Maryland is Multiple, with 36.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cecil County, Maryland is Native, with 2.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.64%
High School7.97%
Some College6.18%
Bachelors or Greater3.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.23%
Female Unemployed15.13%
Female Employed3.39%
Male Employed3.09%

Cecil County, Maryland Income

Cecil County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,516$85,903
Families$85,539$98,361
Married Families$98,045$110,838
Non Families$39,034$51,990

Cecil County, Maryland Marital Status

Cecil County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cecil County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Cecil 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 35-44.

Cecil County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans

7,314

Number of Veterans

6,767

Male Veterans

547

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,680
First Gulf War1,514
Second Gulf War1,124
Korea457
World War II265
Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,036
35 to 541,763
55 to 641,542
75+1,389
18 to 34584

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,5239.26%
Black67813.57%
Hispanic1716.40%
Asian564.97%
2 or More514.80%
Indian63.75%

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans by Education

6.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cecil County, Maryland Employment Status

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cecil County, 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

45.51%

Born in Maryland

96.62%

Native Born

3.38%

Foreign Born

1.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.62% of Cecil County, Maryland residents were born in the United States, with 45.51% having been born in Maryland. 1.40% 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 Cecil County, Maryland

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Elkton15457157442871.86%
Perryville43364419831.91%
North East35833650671.87%
Rising Sun2793279960.21%
Charlestown11771196191.61%
Port Deposit75876791.19%
Chesapeake City69170091.30%
Cecilton66667591.35%
  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