Somerset County, Maryland Population 2018

Somerset County, Maryland's estimated population is 25,918 with a growth rate of 0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Somerset County, Maryland is the 23rd largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,801-117-0.45%
201725,918850.33%
201625,8331410.55%
201525,6921040.41%
201425,588-387-1.49%
201325,975-67-0.26%
201226,042-221-0.84%
201126,263-200-0.76%
201026,4633,02312.90%
199023,4404,25222.16%
198019,1882641.40%
197018,924-699-3.56%
196019,623-1,122-5.41%
195020,745-220-1.05%
194020,965-2,417-10.34%
193023,382-1,220-4.96%
192024,602-1,853-7.00%
191026,4555322.05%
190025,9231,7687.32%
189024,1552,48711.48%
188021,6683,47819.12%
187018,190-6,802-27.22%
186024,9922,53611.29%
185022,4562,94815.11%
184019,508-658-3.26%
183020,1665873.00%
182019,5792,38413.86%
181017,195-163-0.94%
180017,3581,74811.20%
179015,6100.00%

Somerset County, Maryland Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,703
Black or African American10,845
Two or More Races469
Some Other Race414
Asian266
American Indian and Alaska Native91
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Somerset County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Somerset County, Maryland Median Age

37


Total

36.2


Male

38.3


Female

Somerset County, Maryland Adults

There are 21,457 adults, (3,958 of whom are seniors) in Somerset County, Maryland.

Somerset County, Maryland Age Dependency

47.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Somerset County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

11,980

46.43%

Male

13,821

53.57%

Somerset County, Maryland Households and Families

Somerset County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Somerset County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All64.6%35.4%
Male54.9%45.1%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Female49.9%50.1%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Somerset County, Maryland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3622.3664.6
Married3,2192.9483.3
Non Family3,1041.1854.1
Female1,5183.2449.9
Male5213.3254.9

2.97

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Somerset County, Maryland Households

Somerset County, Maryland Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8725.11%
9th to 12th Grade2,22813.05%
High School Graduate7,18042.06%
Some College3,44120.16%
Associates Degree8875.20%
Bachelors Degree1,6179.47%
Graduate Degree8454.95%

Somerset County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1158,5161,623
Black6,1364,891677
Hispanic43629863
Other Race22810430
Asian18810064
Multiple Races14410421
Native American85856
Islander444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Somerset County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,535$34,162$26,077
Less Than High School$20,517$23,561$14,676
High School Grad$29,577$34,459$20,521
Some College$33,808$42,670$30,122
Bachelors Degree$31,673$46,364$25,724
Graduate Degree$49,318$34,211$52,308

$30,535

Average Earnings

$34,162

Average Male

$26,077

Average Female

Somerset County, Maryland Language

Somerset County, Maryland Language by Age

Somerset County, Maryland Language

91.49% of Somerset County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 8.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.30% of the population.

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,3941,97930.95%
White12,0241,96716.36%
Hispanic65129845.78%
Other26817364.55%
Multiple34212235.67%
Asian2296829.69%

22.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.70%

Male Poverty Rate

24.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Somerset County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Somerset County, Maryland is Other, with 64.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Somerset County, Maryland is White, with 16.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.52%.

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.07%
High School14.50%
Bachelors or Greater11.74%
Some College10.97%

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.10%
Male Unemployed31.15%
Female Employed8.76%
Male Employed7.21%

Somerset County, Maryland Income

Somerset County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,239$53,494
Families$51,591$64,546
Married Families$70,655$
Non Families$23,605$32,687

Somerset County, Maryland Marital Status

Somerset County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Somerset County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Somerset 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.

Somerset County, Maryland Marital Status by Race


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

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by War

1,642

Number of Veterans

1,448

Male Veterans

194

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam567
First Gulf War424
Second Gulf War271
Korea139
World War II70

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74419
75+391
35 to 54357
55 to 64344
18 to 34131

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0989.62%
Black4825.21%
Other3010.83%
Hispanic264.49%
Indian1920.88%
2 or More73.61%
Asian62.90%

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by Education

8.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Somerset County, Maryland Employment Status

Somerset County, Maryland Employment by Age

43.5%

Labor Force Participation

39.1%

Employment Rate

10.2%

Unemployment Rate

Somerset County, Maryland Employment by Race

Somerset County, Maryland Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Somerset County, Maryland

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Princess Anne330035932938.88%
Crisfield27222630-92-3.38%
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