Beltsville, Maryland Population 2020

17,589

Beltsville is a city located in Maryland. Beltsville has a 2020 population of 17,589. Beltsville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,772 in 2010. Beltsville reached it's highest population of 18,558 in 2016.

The average household income in Beltsville is $89,146 with a poverty rate of 12.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,582 per month, and the median house value is $304,500. The median age in Beltsville is 36 years, 35.9 years for males, and 36.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.9 males.

Beltsville Demographics

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

  • White: 32.65%
  • Black or African American: 31.91%
  • Other race: 23.99%
  • Asian: 8.30%
  • Two or more races: 2.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.24%
The current population of Beltsville, Maryland is 17,589, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,589.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,772.

Beltsville, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,74232.65%
Black or African American5,61231.91%
Some Other Race4,22023.99%
Asian1,4608.30%
Two or More Races4552.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander580.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.24%

Beltsville Population Pyramid 2020

Beltsville Median Age

36


Total

35.9


Male

36.4


Female

Beltsville Adults

There are 13,192 adults, (2,135 of whom are seniors) in Beltsville.

Beltsville Age Dependency

59.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Beltsville Sex Ratio

Female

9,464

53.81%

Male

8,125

46.19%

Beltsville Households and Families

Beltsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Beltsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.1%29.9%
All60.4%39.6%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Male53.3%46.7%
Female41.9%58.1%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3333.2260.4
Married2,3573.9770.1
Non Family1,6381.4858.7
Female9233.9341.9
Male4154.2353.3

3.87

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Beltsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,27710.89%
9th to 12th Grade6425.48%
High School Graduate2,69422.98%
Some College2,38420.33%
Associates Degree6935.91%
Bachelors Degree2,58222.02%
Graduate Degree1,45212.38%

Beltsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,9773,6551,369
White3,3143,2691,555
Hispanic3,1661,841417
Other Race2,1591,194193
Asian1,055869590
Multiple Races20114769
Islander585844
Native American3131

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 islander people with a rate of 75.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,618$48,171$30,915
Less Than High School$28,968$33,333$22,255
High School Grad$31,327$49,939$21,015
Some College$41,443$53,093$28,750
Bachelors Degree$47,163$44,563$51,611
Graduate Degree$63,674$63,092$64,464

$40,618

Average Earnings

$48,171

Average Male

$30,915

Average Female

Beltsville Language

Beltsville Language by Age

Beltsville Language

52.99% of Beltsville residents speak only English, while 47.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.11% of the population.

Beltsville Poverty

Beltsville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,50578514.26%
Hispanic6,10177012.62%
Other4,2134039.57%
White3,9063649.32%
Multiple44815534.60%
Asian1,448896.15%
Native3131100.00%

12.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.00%

Male Poverty Rate

12.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beltsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beltsville is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beltsville is Asian, with 6.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.40%.

Name Poverty
High School13.19%
Less Than High School11.55%
Some College8.57%
Bachelors or Greater5.36%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.18%
Female Unemployed6.02%
Female Employed5.97%
Male Employed5.37%

Beltsville Income

Beltsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,897$89,146
Families$86,269$94,319
Married Families$97,516-
Non Families$61,887$70,222

Beltsville Marital Status

Beltsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Beltsville Married by Age and Sex

Beltsville Marriage

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

Beltsville Marital Status by Race

Beltsville Veterans

601

Number of Veterans

495

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War137
Korea134
Vietnam120
First Gulf War107
World War II98
Age Group Veterans
75+240
35 to 54132
55 to 64113
65 to 7472
18 to 3444
Name Veterans % of Total
White3637.69%
Black1974.43%
Hispanic340.93%
2 or More2812.23%
Asian131.16%

$Beltsville Veterans by Education

5.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beltsville Employment Status

75.5%

Labor Force Participation

69.9%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Beltsville 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

28.93%

Born in Maryland

63.14%

Native Born

36.86%

Foreign Born

18.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

63.14% of Beltsville residents were born in the United States, with 28.93% having been born in Maryland. 18.29% 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
202017,5890.00%
201917,5890.00%
201817,589-301-1.68%
201717,890-668-3.60%
201618,5582521.38%
201518,3067264.13%
201417,5806473.82%
201316,9332601.56%
201216,6738595.43%
201115,814-958-5.71%
201016,7720.00%