Garrett County, Maryland Population 2019

Garrett County, Maryland's estimated population is 29,261 with a growth rate of -0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Garrett County, Maryland is the 22nd largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201829,163-98-0.33%
201729,261-110-0.37%
201629,371-64-0.22%
201529,435-214-0.72%
201429,649-315-1.05%
201329,9640.00%
201229,964-184-0.61%
201130,14870.02%
201030,1412,0037.12%
199028,1381,6406.19%
198026,4985,02223.38%
197021,4761,0565.17%
196020,420-839-3.95%
195021,259-722-3.28%
194021,9812,07310.41%
193019,9082301.17%
192019,678-427-2.12%
191020,1052,40413.58%
190017,7013,48824.54%
189014,2132,03816.74%
188012,1750.00%

Garrett County, Maryland Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,689
Two or More Races468
Black or African American170
Asian111
American Indian and Alaska Native62
Some Other Race16

Garrett County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2019

Garrett County, Maryland Median Age

45.4


Total

44.2


Male

46.5


Female

Garrett County, Maryland Adults

There are 23,807 adults, (6,126 of whom are seniors) in Garrett County, Maryland.

Garrett County, Maryland Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Garrett County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

14,898

50.47%

Male

14,618

49.53%

Garrett County, Maryland Households and Families

Garrett County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garrett County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All77.5%22.5%
Male76.3%23.7%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female60.9%39.1%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,8652.4377.5
Married6,6092.9889
Non Family3,6591.262.2
Female1,1292.9960.9
Male4683.0876.3

2.93

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garrett County, Maryland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7303.41%
9th to 12th Grade1,6027.49%
High School Graduate9,31143.55%
Some College3,70017.31%
Associates Degree1,8438.62%
Bachelors Degree2,24410.50%
Graduate Degree1,9489.11%

Garrett County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,86818,6504,003
Hispanic19315999
Multiple Races14710050
Asian908540
Black8040
Native American585442
Other Race10

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 72.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,304$37,774$25,603
Less Than High School$22,773$25,452$16,958
High School Grad$25,711$36,621$17,321
Some College$30,682$36,558$26,849
Bachelors Degree$46,026$54,167$42,869
Graduate Degree$56,238$62,986$52,073

$31,304

Average Earnings

$37,774

Average Male

$25,603

Average Female

Garrett County, Maryland Language

Garrett County, Maryland Language by Age

Garrett County, Maryland Language

97.82% of Garrett County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 2.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,0353,17111.31%
Multiple4446414.41%
Black423685.71%
Hispanic262218.02%
Native62711.29%

11.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.92%

Male Poverty Rate

11.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garrett County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garrett County, Maryland is Black, with 85.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garrett County, Maryland is Hispanic, with 8.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.10%
Some College10.11%
High School10.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.01%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.38%
Male Unemployed12.32%
Female Employed5.53%
Male Employed4.95%

Garrett County, Maryland Income

Garrett County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,174$63,130
Families$57,893$72,777
Married Families$65,674-
Non Families$24,689$39,087

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Garrett County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Garrett County, Maryland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans

2,171

Number of Veterans

2,029

Male Veterans

142

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,014
First Gulf War335
Second Gulf War207
Korea194
World War II87

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1419.20%
Black118.40%
2 or More93.49%
Asian77.78%
Indian35.17%

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans by Education

5.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garrett County, Maryland Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Garrett County, Maryland

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mountain Lake Park21492111-38-1.77%
Oakland19131873-40-2.09%
Grantsville767764-3-0.39%
Loch Lynn Heights552535-17-3.08%
Friendsville491474-17-3.46%
Deer Park395380-15-3.80%
Accident325316-9-2.77%
Kitzmiller321309-12-3.74%
  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