Brooklyn Park, Maryland Population 2020

15,036

Brooklyn Park is a city located in Maryland. Brooklyn Park has a 2020 population of 15,036. Brooklyn Park is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,373 in 2010. Brooklyn Park reached it's highest population of 15,036 in 2018.

The average household income in Brooklyn Park is $74,374 with a poverty rate of 13.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,194 per month, and the median house value is $202,900. The median age in Brooklyn Park is 40.1 years, 37.2 years for males, and 42.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.3 males.

Brooklyn Park Demographics

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

  • White: 68.20%
  • Black or African American: 16.99%
  • Other race: 6.77%
  • Two or more races: 4.10%
  • Asian: 2.84%
  • Native American: 1.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
The current population of Brooklyn Park, Maryland is 15,036, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,036.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,373.

Brooklyn Park, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,25468.20%
Black or African American2,55516.99%
Some Other Race1,0186.77%
Two or More Races6174.10%
Asian4272.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native1501.00%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.10%

Brooklyn Park Population Pyramid 2020

Brooklyn Park Median Age

40.1


Total

37.2


Male

42.4


Female

Brooklyn Park Adults

There are 11,865 adults, (2,211 of whom are seniors) in Brooklyn Park.

Brooklyn Park Age Dependency

55.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Brooklyn Park Sex Ratio

Female

7,659

50.94%

Male

7,377

49.06%

Brooklyn Park Households and Families

Brooklyn Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brooklyn Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
Non Family76.5%23.5%
All76.3%23.7%
Male69%31%
Female64.1%35.9%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3462.7876.3
Married2,3113.4582.3
Non Family1,7491.3276.5
Female9573.464.1
Male3294.0469

3.33

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brooklyn Park Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5675.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,31912.61%
High School Graduate4,27340.86%
Some College2,03619.47%
Associates Degree8788.40%
Bachelors Degree9449.03%
Graduate Degree4414.22%

Brooklyn Park Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,3415,760812
Black1,7301,621274
Hispanic86968176
Other Race39027044
Asian353339154
Multiple Races11211222
Native American777716
Islander1515

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 asian people with a rate of 43.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,542$45,944$31,838
Less Than High School$35,177$36,503$
High School Grad$33,469$41,934$22,385
Some College$37,022$50,472$33,856
Bachelors Degree$57,917$72,650$51,350
Graduate Degree$80,625$92,841$54,688

$38,542

Average Earnings

$45,944

Average Male

$31,838

Average Female

Brooklyn Park Language

Brooklyn Park Language by Age

Brooklyn Park Language

87.66% of Brooklyn Park residents speak only English, while 12.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.50% of the population.

Brooklyn Park Poverty

Brooklyn Park Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4401,45415.40%
Black2,53433013.02%
Multiple6179315.07%
Native1506744.67%
Asian4276214.52%
Hispanic1,895613.22%
Other1,018141.38%

13.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.27%

Male Poverty Rate

13.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brooklyn Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brooklyn Park is Native, with 44.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brooklyn Park is Other, with 1.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.10%
High School13.06%
Some College9.22%
Bachelors or Greater8.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.38%
Male Unemployed26.65%
Female Employed7.50%
Male Employed3.35%

Brooklyn Park Income

Brooklyn Park Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,200$74,374
Families$66,911$83,769
Married Families$85,905-
Non Families$37,457$46,949

Brooklyn Park Marital Status

Brooklyn Park Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Brooklyn Park Married by Age and Sex

Brooklyn Park 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.

Brooklyn Park Marital Status by Race

Brooklyn Park Veterans

1,033

Number of Veterans

888

Male Veterans

145

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam397
Second Gulf War205
First Gulf War200
Korea102
World War II63
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74280
75+251
55 to 64228
35 to 54167
18 to 34107
Name Veterans % of Total
White86710.18%
Black1145.83%
Hispanic937.82%
Indian2214.67%
Other172.72%
2 or More137.14%

$Brooklyn Park Veterans by Education

3.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brooklyn Park Employment Status

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Brooklyn Park 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

70.90%

Born in Maryland

92.06%

Native Born

7.94%

Foreign Born

5.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.06% of Brooklyn Park residents were born in the United States, with 70.90% having been born in Maryland. 5.55% 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
202015,0360.00%
201915,0360.00%
201815,0362031.37%
201714,8336744.76%
201614,1591170.83%
201514,042-94-0.66%
201414,136-138-0.97%
201314,274-376-2.57%
201214,6501551.07%
201114,4951220.85%
201014,3730.00%