Harford County, Maryland Population 2018

Harford County, Maryland's estimated population is 252,160 with a growth rate of 0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Harford County, Maryland is the 7th largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017250,132-2,028-0.80%
2017252,1601,7210.69%
2016250,4397780.31%
2015249,6612310.09%
2014249,4304610.19%
2013248,9693840.15%
2012248,5851,8550.75%
2011246,7301,5060.61%
2010245,22463,09234.64%
1990182,13236,20224.81%
1980145,93030,55226.48%
1970115,37838,65650.38%
196076,72224,94048.16%
195051,78216,72247.70%
194035,0603,45710.94%
193031,6032,3127.89%
192029,2911,3264.74%
191027,965-304-1.08%
190028,269-724-2.50%
189028,9939513.39%
188028,0425,43724.05%
187022,605-810-3.46%
186023,4154,05920.97%
185019,3562,23613.06%
184017,1208014.91%
183016,3193952.48%
182015,924-5,334-25.09%
181021,2583,63220.61%
180017,6262,65017.69%
179014,9760.00%

Harford County, Maryland Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White198,611
Black or African American33,702
Two or More Races7,533
Asian6,564
Some Other Race3,267
American Indian and Alaska Native444
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Harford County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Harford County, Maryland Median Age

40.6


Total

39


Male

42


Female

Harford County, Maryland Adults

There are 193,094 adults, (37,368 of whom are seniors) in Harford County, Maryland.

Harford County, Maryland Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Harford County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

127,788

51.09%

Male

122,344

48.91%

Harford County, Maryland Households and Families

Harford County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Harford County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All78.6%21.4%
Male75%25%
Non Family64.2%35.8%
Female60%40%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harford County, Maryland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All92,8952.6778.6
Married53,1973.2489.3
Non Family25,7281.2364.2
Female9,9503.2560
Male4,020375

3.15

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Harford County, Maryland Households

Harford County, Maryland Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,7822.20%
9th to 12th Grade8,5074.95%
High School Graduate46,62227.10%
Some College38,45822.36%
Associates Degree14,1878.25%
Bachelors Degree36,15021.01%
Graduate Degree24,32514.14%

Harford County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White138,096128,80549,015
Black20,61519,1676,383
Hispanic5,8844,8511,645
Asian4,8594,5192,588
Multiple Races2,5502,385913
Other Race2,0441,564397
Native American369303100
Islander11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 93.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 53.26%.

Harford County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,649$62,427$41,013
Less Than High School$28,634$34,061$20,789
High School Grad$37,009$45,934$28,071
Some College$46,245$58,533$35,924
Bachelors Degree$66,811$82,208$52,160
Graduate Degree$78,838$103,005$66,287

$51,649

Average Earnings

$62,427

Average Male

$41,013

Average Female

Harford County, Maryland Language

Harford County, Maryland Language by Age

Harford County, Maryland Language

93.01% of Harford County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 6.99% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.88% of the population.

Harford County, Maryland Poverty

Harford County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White191,22711,7356.14%
Black33,2234,45813.42%
Hispanic10,3991,40113.47%
Multiple7,3016849.37%
Asian6,5334116.29%
Other3,2672718.30%
Native4447917.79%

7.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.48%

Male Poverty Rate

8.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harford County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harford County, Maryland is Native, with 17.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harford County, Maryland is White, with 6.14% 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 9.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.51%.

Harford County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.92%
High School9.78%
Some College5.96%
Bachelors or Greater2.52%

Harford County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.75%
Male Unemployed15.76%
Female Employed4.26%
Male Employed2.50%

Harford County, Maryland Income

Harford County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$83,445$100,608
Families$99,596$114,762
Married Families$111,814$127,395
Non Families$45,839$58,623

Harford County, Maryland Marital Status

Harford County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Harford County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Harford 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 45To54.

Harford County, Maryland Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Harford County, Maryland Veterans

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by War

19,485

Number of Veterans

17,347

Male Veterans

2,138

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,044
First Gulf War5,566
Second Gulf War4,027
Korea1,666
World War II590

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 545,779
65 to 744,385
55 to 643,979
75+3,719
18 to 341,623

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White15,0679.63%
Black3,41414.60%
Hispanic6469.33%
2 or More49214.12%
Asian3406.46%
Other1185.03%
Indian5413.33%

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by Education

5.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harford County, Maryland Employment Status

Harford County, Maryland Employment by Age

68.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Harford County, Maryland Employment by Race

Harford County, Maryland Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Harford County, Maryland

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Aberdeen14986156126264.18%
Havre de Grace13003135275244.03%
Bel Air101011010980.08%
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