College Park, Maryland Population 2020

32,200

College Park is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 32,200, it is the 9th largest city in Maryland and the 1215th largest city in the United States. College Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.01% annually and its population has increased by 5.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 30,413 in 2010. College Park reached it's highest population of 32,206 in 2017. Spanning over 6 miles, College Park has a population density of 5,738 people per square mile.

The average household income in College Park is $91,677 with a poverty rate of 26.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,547 per month, and the median house value is $309,300. The median age in College Park is 21.6 years, 21.7 years for males, and 21.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 113.0 males.

College Park Demographics

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

  • White: 53.77%
  • Black or African American: 19.21%
  • Asian: 14.76%
  • Other race: 6.55%
  • Two or more races: 5.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.04%
The current population of College Park, Maryland is 32,200, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 32,196.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 30,413.

College Park, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,30553.77%
Black or African American6,18319.21%
Asian4,75014.76%
Some Other Race2,1086.55%
Two or More Races1,8005.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.04%

College Park Population Pyramid 2020

College Park Median Age

21.6


Total

21.7


Male

21.6


Female

College Park Adults

There are 29,049 adults, (1,892 of whom are seniors) in College Park.

College Park Age Dependency

18.5

Age Dependency Ratio

7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

11.5

Child Dependency Ratio

College Park Sex Ratio

Female

15,110

46.95%

Male

17,073

53.05%

College Park Households and Families

College Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

College Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female66.6%33.4%
Married64.4%35.6%
Male58.1%41.9%
All44.5%55.5%
Non Family25.4%74.6%

44.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0542.9944.5
Non Family3,6072.3925.4
Married2,6083.7264.4
Female6413.266.6
Male1983.6758.1

3.33

Average Family Size

2.99

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

College Park Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1369.14%
9th to 12th Grade9727.82%
High School Graduate2,06316.60%
Some College1,95515.73%
Associates Degree5054.06%
Bachelors Degree2,80222.55%
Graduate Degree2,99524.10%

College Park Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2594,9433,461
Black2,8182,534860
Hispanic2,4491,079253
Asian1,4431,3161,070
Other Race1,068565110
Multiple Races917582101

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.99%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 74.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,709$45,433$40,603
Less Than High School$29,080$40,251$19,307
High School Grad$30,935$40,327$20,041
Some College$42,957$50,139$42,090
Bachelors Degree$52,311$52,408$51,944
Graduate Degree$66,719$64,583$68,125

$42,709

Average Earnings

$45,433

Average Male

$40,603

Average Female

College Park Language

College Park Language by Age

College Park Language

69.20% of College Park residents speak only English, while 30.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.73% of the population.

College Park Poverty

College Park Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,8062,59129.42%
Black4,7211,50531.88%
Asian2,7441,03637.76%
Hispanic4,0353278.10%
Other1,6041318.17%
Multiple1,2491028.17%

26.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.97%

Male Poverty Rate

26.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in College Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in College Park is Asian, with 37.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in College Park is Hispanic, with 8.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.11%.

Name Poverty
High School16.48%
Less Than High School8.40%
Some College7.48%
Bachelors or Greater7.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.92%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed21.78%
Male Employed15.90%

College Park Income

College Park Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,081$91,677
Families$105,683$121,479
Married Families$112,036-
Non Families$38,130$57,415

College Park Marital Status

College Park Marital Status

Marriage Rates

20.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

20.0%

Male Marriage Rate

20.8%

Female Marriage Rate

College Park Married by Age and Sex

College Park 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 45-54.

College Park Marital Status by Race

College Park Veterans

801

Number of Veterans

601

Male Veterans

200

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War373
First Gulf War237
Vietnam195
Korea29
World War II17
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54228
55 to 64179
18 to 34165
65 to 74146
75+83
Name Veterans % of Total
White4873.09%
Black1773.23%
Hispanic812.47%
Other624.04%
2 or More402.52%
Asian350.76%

$College Park Veterans by Education

2.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

College Park Employment Status

53.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

College 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

33.69%

Born in Maryland

76.48%

Native Born

23.52%

Foreign Born

15.60%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

76.48% of College Park residents were born in the United States, with 33.69% having been born in Maryland. 15.60% 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
202032,20020.01%
201932,19820.01%
201832,196-10-0.03%
201732,20620.01%
201632,204260.08%
201532,1781360.42%
201432,0421160.36%
201331,9268442.72%
201231,082520.17%
201131,0305841.92%
201030,4465,7892.13%
200024,6572,7301.18%
199021,927-1,687-0.74%
198023,614-2,542-1.02%
197026,1567,6743.53%
196018,4827,3125.16%
195011,1707,47011.68%
19403,7000.00%