Harford County, Maryland Population 2018

Harford County, Maryland's estimated population is 252,160 with a growth rate of 0.95% 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
2017252,1602,3840.95%
2016249,776-663-0.26%
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
White199,268
Black or African American33,742
Two or More Races7,031
Asian6,478
Some Other Race2,806
American Indian and Alaska Native443
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Harford 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

Harford County, Maryland Median Age

40.3


Total

38.8


Male

41.7


Female

Harford County, Maryland Adults

There are 192,328 adults, (36,218 of which are seniors) in Harford County, Maryland.

Harford County, Maryland Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Harford County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

127,700

51.13%

Male

122,076

48.87%

Harford County, Maryland Households and Families

Harford County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Harford County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All78.1%21.9%
Male74.2%25.8%
Non Family63.8%36.2%
Female60.3%39.7%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harford County, Maryland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All92,4972.6878.1
Married52,1233.2589.1
Non Family25,9811.2263.8
Female10,4433.2860.3
Male3,9503.1174.2

3.17

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade4,0132.35%
9th to 12th Grade8,3774.90%
High School Graduate47,61127.82%
Some College38,36322.42%
Associates Degree13,7828.05%
Bachelors Degree35,44120.71%
Graduate Degree23,54113.76%

Harford County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White138,070128,60548,502
Black20,35018,9635,695
Hispanic5,6354,6971,547
Asian4,6874,2682,357
Multiple Races2,4222,247863
Other Race1,8341,441331
Native American34730797
Islander8

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.29%.

Harford County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,900$60,713$39,240
Less Than High School$28,680$34,234$21,833
High School Grad$34,579$43,273$26,744
Some College$43,998$54,992$35,242
Bachelors Degree$65,565$81,388$51,809
Graduate Degree$78,906$100,864$66,738

$49,900

Average Earnings

$60,713

Average Male

$39,240

Average Female

Harford County, Maryland Language

Harford County, Maryland Language by Age

Harford County, Maryland Language

93.14% of Harford County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 6.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.76% of the population.

Harford County, Maryland Poverty

Harford County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White191,86112,0796.30%
Black33,3244,94314.83%
Hispanic10,0661,17211.64%
Multiple6,7736429.48%
Asian6,4645498.49%
Other2,8061043.71%
Native4438819.86%

7.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.51%

Male Poverty Rate

8.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harford County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harford County, Maryland is Native, with 19.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harford County, Maryland is Other, with 3.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.80%.

Harford County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.37%
High School9.26%
Some College6.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.45%

Harford County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.22%
Male Unemployed15.22%
Female Employed4.40%
Male Employed2.45%

Harford County, Maryland Income

Harford County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$81,052$96,509
Families$95,437$109,597
Married Families$106,325$121,965
Non Families$45,367$58,123

Harford County, Maryland Marital Status

Harford County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

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

Harford County, Maryland Veterans

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by War

19,773

Number of Veterans

17,874

Male Veterans

1,899

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,198
First Gulf War5,397
Second Gulf War3,893
Korea1,752
World War II772

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 545,898
65 to 744,352
55 to 644,122
75+3,800
18 to 341,601

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White15,3659.82%
Black3,42514.67%
Hispanic6619.95%
2 or More43813.64%
Asian3116.14%
Other1447.00%
Indian9023.02%

Harford County, Maryland Veterans by Education

4.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harford County, Maryland Employment Status

Harford County, Maryland Employment by Age

69%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

6%

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