Cecil County, Maryland Population 2018

Cecil County, Maryland's estimated population is 102,746 with a growth rate of 0.56% 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
2017102,7465710.56%
2016102,175-526-0.51%
2016102,7012490.24%
2015102,4522030.20%
2014102,2493180.31%
2013101,9311640.16%
2012101,7671820.18%
2011101,5854130.41%
2010101,17229,82541.80%
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%

Cecil County, Maryland Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White90,516
Black or African American6,847
Two or More Races2,196
Asian1,367
Some Other Race962
American Indian and Alaska Native245
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander42

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Cecil County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cecil County, Maryland Median Age

40.2


Total

39.6


Male

40.6


Female

Cecil County, Maryland Adults

There are 78,164 adults, (13,998 of which are seniors) in Cecil County, Maryland.

Cecil County, Maryland Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cecil County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

51,572

50.47%

Male

50,603

49.53%

Cecil County, Maryland Households and Families

Cecil County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cecil County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All72.8%27.2%
Male60.3%39.7%
Non Family59.7%40.3%
Female56.7%43.3%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cecil County, Maryland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All36,9932.7272.8
Married19,9343.2684.6
Non Family10,8701.2859.7
Female4,2893.556.7
Male1,9003.5560.3

3.24

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cecil County, Maryland Households

Cecil County, Maryland Education

Cecil County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1703.13%
9th to 12th Grade6,0508.73%
High School Graduate26,01537.53%
Some College14,42320.81%
Associates Degree5,0707.31%
Bachelors Degree9,41513.58%
Graduate Degree6,1768.91%

Cecil County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White61,56754,42613,813
Black4,1623,695735
Hispanic2,0201,632406
Asian865761502
Multiple Races766670162
Other Race5673534
Native American13181
Islander2626

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 islander people with a rate of 58.03%.

Cecil County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,655$53,318$33,491
Less Than High School$24,612$31,222$15,250
High School Grad$35,310$45,432$24,314
Some College$44,989$57,210$35,808
Bachelors Degree$62,066$70,786$47,296
Graduate Degree$68,601$90,036$59,567

$43,655

Average Earnings

$53,318

Average Male

$33,491

Average Female

Cecil County, Maryland Language

Cecil County, Maryland Language by Age

Cecil County, Maryland Language

94.98% of Cecil County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 5.02% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.54% of the population.

Cecil County, Maryland Poverty

Cecil County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White86,9257,8559.04%
Black6,5181,15617.74%
Hispanic4,00477519.36%
Multiple2,19172833.23%
Asian1,36229521.66%
Other96015215.83%
Native24552.04%

10.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.12%

Male Poverty Rate

11.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cecil County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cecil County, Maryland is Multiple, with 33.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cecil County, Maryland is Native, with 2.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.23%.

Cecil County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.93%
High School8.57%
Some College6.82%
Bachelors or Greater3.32%

Cecil County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed18.87%
Female Unemployed13.99%
Female Employed3.61%
Male Employed3.40%

Cecil County, Maryland Income

Cecil County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,938$81,578
Families$82,113$92,931
Married Families$93,343$104,596
Non Families$36,893$50,420

Cecil County, Maryland Marital Status

Cecil County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Cecil County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans by War

7,458

Number of Veterans

6,885

Male Veterans

573

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,726
First Gulf War1,610
Second Gulf War1,265
Korea418
World War II348

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,068
65 to 741,760
55 to 641,668
75+1,316
18 to 34646

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,5959.38%
Black77315.78%
Hispanic1274.94%
Asian474.43%
2 or More383.90%
Indian53.25%

Cecil County, Maryland Veterans by Education

6.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cecil County, Maryland Employment Status

Cecil County, Maryland Employment by Age

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cecil County, Maryland Employment by Race

Cecil County, Maryland Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  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