Garrett County, Maryland Population 2018

Garrett County, Maryland's estimated population is 29,233 with a growth rate of -1.50% 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
201729,233-444-1.50%
201629,6773331.13%
201629,344-72-0.24%
201529,416-219-0.74%
201429,635-319-1.06%
201329,9540.00%
201229,954-183-0.61%
201130,13770.02%
201030,1301,9927.08%
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
White28,842
Two or More Races489
Black or African American187
Asian93
American Indian and Alaska Native45
Some Other Race15
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

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

Garrett 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

Garrett County, Maryland Median Age

44.8


Total

43.5


Male

45.8


Female

Garrett County, Maryland Adults

There are 23,771 adults, (5,935 of which are seniors) in Garrett County, Maryland.

Garrett County, Maryland Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Garrett County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

14,976

50.46%

Male

14,701

49.54%

Garrett County, Maryland Households and Families

Garrett County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garrett County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
Male81.7%18.3%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family61%39%
Female58.3%41.7%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Garrett County, Maryland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6442.577.5
Married6,6353.0488.8
Non Family3,4671.1761
Female1,0453.0658.3
Male4973.3381.7

2.99

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garrett County, Maryland Households

Garrett County, Maryland Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8063.79%
9th to 12th Grade1,6327.68%
High School Graduate9,00742.39%
Some College3,97118.69%
Associates Degree1,7458.21%
Bachelors Degree2,20510.38%
Graduate Degree1,8848.87%

Garrett County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,83018,5083,955
Multiple Races15512868
Hispanic14511986
Black10443
Native American413522
Asian383514
Other Race9
Islander666

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 100.00%.

Garrett County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,321$35,798$24,515
Less Than High School$21,867$25,262$13,889
High School Grad$25,288$33,653$18,218
Some College$28,408$36,033$25,517
Bachelors Degree$45,798$51,500$43,798
Graduate Degree$55,213$62,019$48,417

$30,321

Average Earnings

$35,798

Average Male

$24,515

Average Female

Garrett County, Maryland Language

Garrett County, Maryland Language by Age

Garrett County, Maryland Language

96.94% of Garrett County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 3.06% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.28% of the population.

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,2413,47912.32%
Multiple46113629.50%
Hispanic2485020.16%
Black383181.58%
Native451022.22%

12.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.41%

Male Poverty Rate

13.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garrett County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garrett County, Maryland is Black, with 81.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garrett County, Maryland is White, with 12.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.47%.

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.43%
Some College12.56%
High School10.65%
Bachelors or Greater5.74%

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.19%
Male Unemployed13.90%
Female Employed6.35%
Male Employed5.45%

Garrett County, Maryland Income

Garrett County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,277$61,003
Families$56,782$71,330
Married Families$62,398$78,269
Non Families$22,177$33,802

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans by War

2,254

Number of Veterans

2,076

Male Veterans

178

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,000
First Gulf War367
Korea218
Second Gulf War198
World War II79

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74674
75+561
55 to 64475
35 to 54461
18 to 3483

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2299.58%
Black107.04%
Hispanic62.76%
2 or More62.19%
Asian513.16%
Indian49.76%

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans by Education

7.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garrett County, Maryland Employment Status

Garrett County, Maryland Employment by Age

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Garrett County, Maryland Employment by Race

Garrett County, Maryland Employment by Education

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%
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