Prince George's County, Maryland Population 2018

Prince George's County, Maryland's estimated population is 912,756 with a growth rate of 0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Prince George's County, Maryland is the 2nd largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017905,161-7,595-0.83%
2017912,7561,6020.18%
2016911,1542,8720.32%
2015908,2826,6380.74%
2014901,6449,6761.08%
2013891,9689,1171.03%
2012882,8518,2520.94%
2011874,5998,9461.03%
2010865,653136,38518.70%
1990729,26864,1979.65%
1980665,0714,5040.68%
1970660,567303,17284.83%
1960357,395163,21384.05%
1950194,182104,692116.99%
194089,49029,39548.91%
193060,09516,74838.64%
192043,3477,20019.92%
191036,1476,24920.90%
190029,8983,81814.64%
189026,080-371-1.40%
188026,4515,31325.13%
187021,138-2,189-9.38%
186023,3271,7788.25%
185021,5492,01010.29%
184019,539-935-4.57%
183020,4742581.28%
182020,216-373-1.81%
181020,589-596-2.81%
180021,185-159-0.74%
179021,3440.00%

Prince George's County, Maryland Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American572,465
White170,009
Some Other Race96,031
Asian38,811
Two or More Races24,246
American Indian and Alaska Native3,266
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander333

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

Prince George's County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2018

10,00020,00030,00040,000 Male Population10,00020,00030,00040,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Prince George's County, Maryland Median Age

36.5


Total

34.8


Male

38.3


Female

Prince George's County, Maryland Adults

There are 701,361 adults, (106,530 of whom are seniors) in Prince George's County, Maryland.

Prince George's County, Maryland Age Dependency

52.2

Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Prince George's County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

469,283

51.85%

Male

435,878

48.15%

Prince George's County, Maryland Households and Families

Prince George's County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Prince George's County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.1%22.9%
All61.8%38.2%
Female52.4%47.6%
Non Family52.3%47.7%
Male47.3%52.7%

61.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prince George's County, Maryland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All306,6942.8961.8
Married121,2093.777.1
Non Family104,2221.3152.3
Female60,5003.6452.4
Male20,7633.9247.3

3.54

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prince George's County, Maryland Households

Prince George's County, Maryland Education

Prince George's County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade43,8447.22%
9th to 12th Grade40,4176.66%
High School Graduate156,97325.85%
Some College136,48622.48%
Associates Degree36,0335.93%
Bachelors Degree110,91718.27%
Graduate Degree82,55913.60%

Prince George's County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black392,136364,135124,092
White90,38484,63641,129
Hispanic88,33741,2679,123
Other Race54,32022,0483,827
Asian27,45024,58315,476
Multiple Races12,36110,9414,515
Native American2,2421,465332
Islander23421996

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 56.38%.

Prince George's County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,441$45,412$45,481
Less Than High School$26,879$30,587$20,686
High School Grad$35,847$38,893$32,134
Some College$45,633$48,898$42,723
Bachelors Degree$60,169$61,432$58,561
Graduate Degree$79,684$84,423$76,908

$45,441

Average Earnings

$45,412

Average Male

$45,481

Average Female

Prince George's County, Maryland Language

Prince George's County, Maryland Language by Age

Prince George's County, Maryland Language

75.72% of Prince George's County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 24.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.44% of the population.

Prince George's County, Maryland Poverty

Prince George's County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black565,32346,2958.19%
Hispanic155,90420,75613.31%
Other94,87913,28014.00%
White111,8159,8868.84%
Asian36,7123,5929.78%
Multiple23,7642,65211.16%
Native3,2333139.68%
Islander291237.90%

9.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.29%

Male Poverty Rate

10.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prince George's County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prince George's County, Maryland is Other, with 14.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prince George's County, Maryland is Islander, with 7.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.95%.

Prince George's County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.95%
High School8.56%
Some College6.22%
Bachelors or Greater3.80%

Prince George's County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.77%
Male Unemployed18.47%
Female Employed4.71%
Male Employed3.90%

Prince George's County, Maryland Income

Prince George's County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,607$95,699
Families$90,382$106,835
Married Families$112,401$128,027
Non Families$56,130$67,111

Prince George's County, Maryland Marital Status

Prince George's County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Prince George's County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Prince George's 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.

Prince George's County, Maryland Marital Status by Race


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

Prince George's County, Maryland Veterans

Prince George's County, Maryland Veterans by War

57,387

Number of Veterans

48,594

Male Veterans

8,793

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam18,109
First Gulf War15,565
Second Gulf War13,509
Korea3,199
World War II1,393

Prince George's County, Maryland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5418,302
55 to 6413,421
65 to 7411,679
75+8,780
18 to 345,205

Prince George's County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black41,0509.19%
White13,4629.81%
Hispanic2,0721.99%
2 or More1,3338.72%
Asian9572.95%
Other3930.61%
Indian1204.44%
Hawaiian7224.74%

Prince George's County, Maryland Veterans by Education

3.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prince George's County, Maryland Employment Status

Prince George's County, Maryland Employment by Age

71.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Prince George's County, Maryland Employment by Race

Prince George's County, Maryland Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Prince George's County, Maryland

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bowie553325839330615.53%
College Park304133227518626.12%
Laurel24925258539283.72%
Greenbelt227392390911705.15%
Hyattsville17643184498064.57%
New Carrollton12231128686375.21%
Bladensburg914296084665.10%
Mount Rainier808084553754.64%
Riverdale Park696973043354.81%
Cheverly617064692994.85%
Glenarden586961783095.26%
District Heights572760172905.06%
Seat Pleasant453947692305.07%
Capitol Heights431445452315.35%
Berwyn Heights312332751524.87%
Brentwood304631831374.50%
University Park254826591114.36%
Forest Heights245625771214.93%
Morningside19582046884.49%
Landover Hills17261808824.75%
Fairmount Heights14941567734.89%
Edmonston14451516714.91%
Colmar Manor14041464604.27%
Cottage City13051368634.83%
Upper Marlboro632669375.85%
North Brentwood517540234.45%
Eagle Harbor636523.17%
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