Somerset County, Maryland Population 2018

Somerset County, Maryland's estimated population is 25,918 with a growth rate of 0.07% 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
201725,918190.07%
201625,899660.26%
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
White13,719
Black or African American10,837
Two or More Races607
Some Other Race384
Asian269
American Indian and Alaska Native69
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Somerset County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Somerset County, Maryland Median Age

37


Total

36.2


Male

38.5


Female

Somerset County, Maryland Adults

There are 21,522 adults, (3,988 of which are seniors) in Somerset County, Maryland.

Somerset County, Maryland Age Dependency

47.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Somerset County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

11,963

46.19%

Male

13,936

53.81%

Somerset County, Maryland Households and Families

Somerset County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Somerset County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All64.4%35.6%
Male58.1%41.9%
Non Family54.5%45.5%
Female48.5%51.5%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Somerset County, Maryland Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3282.3264.4
Non Family3,1811.2154.5
Married3,1522.9383
Female1,5083.1148.5
Male4873.1658.1

2.91

Average Family Size

2.32

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 Grade9445.57%
9th to 12th Grade2,59115.28%
High School Graduate7,07541.72%
Some College3,23319.06%
Associates Degree7464.40%
Bachelors Degree1,3568.00%
Graduate Degree1,0145.98%

Somerset County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1698,4981,727
Black5,9644,410492
Hispanic47323650
Other Race2187716
Multiple Races20712227
Asian19911561
Native American64644
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$29,163$31,458$25,792
Less Than High School$20,208$21,701$16,556
High School Grad$27,843$33,913$19,968
Some College$30,860$40,236$28,836
Bachelors Degree$38,368$47,939$29,318
Graduate Degree$39,531$35,104$48,859

$29,163

Average Earnings

$31,458

Average Male

$25,792

Average Female

Somerset County, Maryland Language

Somerset County, Maryland Language by Age

Somerset County, Maryland Language

92.60% of Somerset County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 7.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.48% of the population.

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,9362,34419.64%
Black6,0011,90331.71%
Hispanic69839957.16%
Multiple47223349.36%
Other25418070.87%
Asian2285725.00%

25.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.85%

Male Poverty Rate

27.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Somerset County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Somerset County, Maryland is Other, with 70.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Somerset County, Maryland is White, with 19.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.43%.

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.43%
High School16.82%
Some College12.26%
Bachelors or Greater6.17%

Somerset County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.56%
Male Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed11.41%
Male Employed10.05%

Somerset County, Maryland Income

Somerset County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,886$50,909
Families$46,830$61,537
Married Families$64,125$
Non Families$22,849$31,498

Somerset County, Maryland Marital Status

Somerset County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.5%

Male Marriage Rate

33.7%

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

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by War

1,813

Number of Veterans

1,590

Male Veterans

223

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam736
First Gulf War378
Second Gulf War239
Korea156
World War II59

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74473
35 to 54460
55 to 64401
75+387
18 to 3492

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,27911.19%
Black4404.75%
Other6626.83%
Hispanic6110.41%
Indian1420.29%
2 or More113.72%
Asian31.46%

Somerset County, Maryland Veterans by Education

8.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Somerset County, Maryland Employment Status

Somerset County, Maryland Employment by Age

40.9%

Labor Force Participation

37.4%

Employment Rate

8.4%

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