Cottage City, Maryland Population 2020

1,361

Cottage City is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 1,361, it is the 87th largest city in Maryland and the 9077th largest city in the United States. Cottage City is currently growing at a rate of 0.15% annually and its population has increased by 4.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,305 in 2010. Cottage City reached it's highest population of 1,361 in 2017. Spanning over 0 miles, Cottage City has a population density of 5,000 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cottage City is $81,085 with a poverty rate of 7.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $228,900. The median age in Cottage City is 40.2 years, 35.7 years for males, and 43.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.2 males.

Cottage City Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 36.64%
  • White: 25.61%
  • Other race: 21.67%
  • Asian: 5.91%
  • Two or more races: 5.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.36%
  • Native American: 2.29%
The current population of Cottage City, Maryland is 1,361, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,357.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,305.

Cottage City, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American46536.64%
White32525.61%
Some Other Race27521.67%
Asian755.91%
Two or More Races705.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander302.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native292.29%

Cottage City Population Pyramid 2020

Cottage City Median Age

40.2


Total

35.7


Male

43.1


Female

Cottage City Adults

There are 1,007 adults, (184 of whom are seniors) in Cottage City.

Cottage City Age Dependency

54.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cottage City Sex Ratio

Female

650

51.22%

Male

619

48.78%

Cottage City Households and Families

Cottage City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cottage City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.3%7.7%
Married85.5%14.5%
Female68.4%31.6%
All63.4%36.6%
Non Family37%63%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4532.863.4
Non Family1921.0537
Married1654.0485.5
Female574.2168.4
Male394.1592.3

3.88

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cottage City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade899.82%
9th to 12th Grade11712.91%
High School Graduate26829.58%
Some College15116.67%
Associates Degree11412.58%
Bachelors Degree12013.25%
Graduate Degree475.19%

Cottage City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black34330147
Hispanic32819723
Other Race16183
White13310959
Asian655623
Islander303015
Multiple Races2714
Native American1010

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 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,531$39,135$40,188
Less Than High School$36,213$36,544$33,594
High School Grad$34,875$36,458$32,083
Some College$40,568$42,813$32,125
Bachelors Degree$68,646$75,000$68,646
Graduate Degree$72,596$$72,788

$39,531

Average Earnings

$39,135

Average Male

$40,188

Average Female

Cottage City Language

Cottage City Language by Age

Cottage City Language

52.33% of Cottage City residents speak only English, while 47.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.28% of the population.

Cottage City Poverty

Cottage City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4656814.62%
Hispanic511224.31%
Other27572.55%
Asian7556.67%

7.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.17%

Male Poverty Rate

9.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cottage City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cottage City is Black, with 14.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cottage City is Other, with 2.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.88%.

Name Poverty
High School17.91%
Some College5.28%
Less Than High School3.88%
Bachelors or Greater2.40%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Unemployed27.78%
Male Employed3.87%
Female Employed1.59%

Cottage City Income

Cottage City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,135$81,085
Families$80,703$91,745
Married Families$81,328-
Non Families$22,500$57,707

Cottage City Marital Status

Cottage City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Cottage City Married by Age and Sex

Cottage City 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 45-54.

Cottage City Marital Status by Race

Cottage City Veterans

37

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam12
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War7
Korea6
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
75+13
55 to 6413
65 to 745
35 to 543
18 to 343
Name Veterans % of Total
Black236.08%
White145.02%

$Cottage City Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cottage City Employment Status

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Cottage City 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

22.62%

Born in Maryland

66.98%

Native Born

33.02%

Foreign Born

16.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

66.98% of Cottage City residents were born in the United States, with 22.62% having been born in Maryland. 16.31% 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
20201,36120.15%
20191,35920.15%
20181,357-4-0.29%
20171,36120.15%
20161,3590.00%
20151,35980.59%
20141,351120.90%
20131,339110.83%
20121,328110.84%
20111,31790.69%
20101,3080.00%