Ballenger Creek, Maryland Population 2020

19,889

Ballenger Creek is a city located in Maryland. Ballenger Creek has a 2020 population of 19,889. Ballenger Creek is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 8.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,274 in 2010. Ballenger Creek reached it's highest population of 19,889 in 2018.

The average household income in Ballenger Creek is $95,001 with a poverty rate of 7.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,637 per month, and the median house value is $255,500. The median age in Ballenger Creek is 35.8 years, 33.3 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.8 males.

Ballenger Creek Demographics

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

  • White: 69.54%
  • Black or African American: 15.46%
  • Asian: 7.96%
  • Two or more races: 3.54%
  • Other race: 2.67%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.28%
The current population of Ballenger Creek, Maryland is 19,889, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 19,889.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 18,274.

Ballenger Creek, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,83069.54%
Black or African American3,07515.46%
Asian1,5837.96%
Two or More Races7043.54%
Some Other Race5322.67%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1090.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native560.28%

Ballenger Creek Population Pyramid 2020

Ballenger Creek Median Age

35.8


Total

33.3


Male

37.3


Female

Ballenger Creek Adults

There are 15,065 adults, (2,069 of whom are seniors) in Ballenger Creek.

Ballenger Creek Age Dependency

53

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Ballenger Creek Sex Ratio

Female

10,589

53.24%

Male

9,300

46.76%

Ballenger Creek Households and Families

Ballenger Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ballenger Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
Male64.8%35.2%
All62.7%37.3%
Non Family55%45%
Female32.5%67.5%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6212.5662.7
Married3,4913.3677.4
Non Family2,6181.2555
Female1,0633.0532.5
Male4492.8264.8

3.11

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ballenger Creek Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4393.30%
9th to 12th Grade3812.86%
High School Graduate2,98922.45%
Some College2,94922.15%
Associates Degree1,2049.04%
Bachelors Degree3,23324.29%
Graduate Degree2,11715.90%

Ballenger Creek Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3668,0133,539
Black1,9001,803566
Hispanic1,6681,458523
Asian1,2151,068644
Other Race324284107
Multiple Races221221128
Islander534018
Native American30

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 57.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,707$60,763$45,354
Less Than High School$33,561$40,972$18,125
High School Grad$41,133$41,196$41,031
Some College$46,561$59,413$41,932
Bachelors Degree$56,485$66,957$49,981
Graduate Degree$79,042$99,435$62,143

$50,707

Average Earnings

$60,763

Average Male

$45,354

Average Female

Ballenger Creek Language

Ballenger Creek Language by Age

Ballenger Creek Language

78.42% of Ballenger Creek residents speak only English, while 21.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.02% of the population.

Ballenger Creek Poverty

Ballenger Creek Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,4937386.42%
Black3,00039813.27%
Hispanic2,92229410.06%
Other5327614.29%
Asian1,583372.34%
Multiple70470.99%

7.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.61%

Male Poverty Rate

9.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ballenger Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ballenger Creek is Other, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ballenger Creek is Multiple, with 0.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.93%
High School10.94%
Some College3.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.91%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.57%
Male Unemployed21.17%
Female Employed6.20%
Male Employed1.70%

Ballenger Creek Income

Ballenger Creek Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$84,839$95,001
Families$98,961$106,726
Married Families$110,740-
Non Families$54,306$63,387

Ballenger Creek Marital Status

Ballenger Creek Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Ballenger Creek Married by Age and Sex

Ballenger Creek Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ballenger Creek Marital Status by Race

Ballenger Creek Veterans

1,012

Number of Veterans

877

Male Veterans

135

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War407
Second Gulf War333
Vietnam156
Korea92
World War II77
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54462
75+203
55 to 64144
65 to 74115
18 to 3488
Name Veterans % of Total
White7827.28%
Black1768.00%
Hispanic1166.43%
Other5413.88%

$Ballenger Creek Veterans by Education

8.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ballenger Creek Employment Status

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

69.7%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Ballenger Creek 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

44.18%

Born in Maryland

82.16%

Native Born

17.84%

Foreign Born

8.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.16% of Ballenger Creek residents were born in the United States, with 44.18% having been born in Maryland. 8.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202019,8890.00%
201919,8890.00%
201819,8894952.55%
201719,3943171.66%
201619,0775873.17%
201518,490900.49%
201418,400-43-0.23%
201318,443-47-0.25%
201218,490-348-1.85%
201118,8385643.09%
201018,2740.00%