Arbutus, Maryland Population 2020

20,259

Arbutus is a city located in Maryland. Arbutus has a 2020 population of 20,259. Arbutus is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,483 in 2010. Arbutus reached it's highest population of 21,662 in 2015.

The average household income in Arbutus is $88,157 with a poverty rate of 11.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,093 per month, and the median house value is $230,100. The median age in Arbutus is 35.5 years, 35.3 years for males, and 35.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.3 males.

Arbutus Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Arbutus was:

  • White: 74.12%
  • Asian: 10.45%
  • Black or African American: 8.41%
  • Two or more races: 5.40%
  • Other race: 0.92%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.38%
  • Native American: 0.34%
The current population of Arbutus, Maryland is 20,259, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,259.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,483.

Arbutus, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,01574.12%
Asian2,11710.45%
Black or African American1,7038.41%
Two or More Races1,0935.40%
Some Other Race1860.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander760.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.34%

Arbutus Population Pyramid 2020

Arbutus Median Age

35.5


Total

35.3


Male

35.7


Female

Arbutus Adults

There are 16,061 adults, (2,621 of whom are seniors) in Arbutus.

Arbutus Age Dependency

50.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Arbutus Sex Ratio

Female

10,218

50.44%

Male

10,041

49.56%

Arbutus Households and Families

Arbutus Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Arbutus Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All70%30%
Female69.3%30.7%
Male57.8%42.2%
Non Family56.5%43.5%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5982.6570
Married3,5363.3182.6
Non Family2,8701.556.5
Female7753.4969.3
Male4173.3657.8

3.24

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Arbutus Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4733.29%
9th to 12th Grade1,0066.99%
High School Graduate4,59331.93%
Some College3,15721.94%
Associates Degree1,0447.26%
Bachelors Degree2,55617.77%
Graduate Degree1,55710.82%

Arbutus Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,18310,4103,300
Asian1,278773340
Black1,2361,124257
Multiple Races376376142
Hispanic32823962
Other Race10862
Native American694116
Islander262618

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 69.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,551$46,510$40,456
Less Than High School$22,500$36,156$15,466
High School Grad$35,385$37,055$29,054
Some College$40,604$46,131$37,333
Bachelors Degree$57,991$67,326$53,843
Graduate Degree$65,000$75,119$60,417

$43,551

Average Earnings

$46,510

Average Male

$40,456

Average Female

Arbutus Language

Arbutus Language by Age

Arbutus Language

85.94% of Arbutus residents speak only English, while 14.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.19% of the population.

Arbutus Poverty

Arbutus Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,7129916.74%
Asian2,11472234.15%
Black1,46827118.46%
Multiple1,06511710.99%
Other18610656.99%
Hispanic4919218.74%
Islander761317.11%

11.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.96%

Male Poverty Rate

12.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Arbutus

The race most likely to be in poverty in Arbutus is Other, with 56.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Arbutus is White, with 6.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.38%
High School9.43%
Bachelors or Greater5.54%
Some College4.26%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed17.88%
Female Unemployed13.19%
Female Employed10.18%
Male Employed6.17%

Arbutus Income

Arbutus Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,640$88,157
Families$91,667$99,053
Married Families$101,184-
Non Families$49,009$66,914

Arbutus Marital Status

Arbutus Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Arbutus Married by Age and Sex

Arbutus Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Arbutus Marital Status by Race

Arbutus Veterans

1,087

Number of Veterans

1,023

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam338
Second Gulf War288
First Gulf War137
World War II57
Korea40
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64277
65 to 74242
75+224
35 to 54213
18 to 34131
Name Veterans % of Total
White8737.03%
Black14911.84%
2 or More437.14%
Hispanic399.40%
Indian1623.19%
Asian60.39%

$Arbutus Veterans by Education

6.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arbutus Employment Status

72.2%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Arbutus Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

67.40%

Born in Maryland

87.38%

Native Born

12.62%

Foreign Born

8.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.38% of Arbutus residents were born in the United States, with 67.40% having been born in Maryland. 8.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202020,2590.00%
201920,2590.00%
201820,259-908-4.29%
201721,167-288-1.34%
201621,455-207-0.96%
201521,6622581.21%
201421,4041,0825.32%
201320,3224092.05%
201219,913-43-0.22%
201119,956-527-2.57%
201020,4830.00%