Crisfield, Maryland Population 2020

2,577

Crisfield is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 2,577, it is the 66th largest city in Maryland and the 6717th largest city in the United States. Crisfield is currently growing at a rate of 0.12% annually but its population has decreased by -5.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,726 in 2010. Crisfield reached it's highest population of 4,116 in 1920. Spanning over 3 miles, Crisfield has a population density of 1,485 people per square mile.

The average household income in Crisfield is $41,453 with a poverty rate of 38.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $577 per month, and the median house value is $103,100. The median age in Crisfield is 39.2 years, 39.5 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.1 males.

Crisfield Demographics

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

  • White: 53.14%
  • Black or African American: 37.18%
  • Other race: 6.48%
  • Two or more races: 2.74%
  • Asian: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Crisfield, Maryland is 2,577, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,571.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,726.

Crisfield, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,37853.14%
Black or African American96437.18%
Some Other Race1686.48%
Two or More Races712.74%
Asian120.46%

Crisfield Population Pyramid 2020

Crisfield Median Age

39.2


Total

39.5


Male

39


Female

Crisfield Adults

There are 1,871 adults, (544 of whom are seniors) in Crisfield.

Crisfield Age Dependency

95.4

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Crisfield Sex Ratio

Female

1,440

55.53%

Male

1,153

44.47%

Crisfield Households and Families

Crisfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Crisfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.1%39.9%
Male48.3%51.7%
All39.8%60.2%
Non Family36.6%63.4%
Female18.1%81.9%

39.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0362.4239.8
Non Family3631.0836.6
Married3312.8260.1
Female2823.3318.1
Male60448.3

3.04

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Crisfield Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1046.03%
9th to 12th Grade28416.46%
High School Graduate79746.20%
Some College27015.65%
Associates Degree533.07%
Bachelors Degree1136.55%
Graduate Degree1046.03%

Crisfield Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,027807148
Black56145454
Hispanic8625
Other Race6325
Multiple Races393911
Asian12124

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,319$22,313$20,743
Less Than High School$12,426$19,511$10,284
High School Grad$19,167$22,067$12,813
Some College$22,390$30,313$21,845
Bachelors Degree$30,568$$
Graduate Degree$38,603$$39,044

$21,319

Average Earnings

$22,313

Average Male

$20,743

Average Female

Crisfield Language

Crisfield Language by Age

Crisfield Language

89.62% of Crisfield residents speak only English, while 10.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.05% of the population.

Crisfield Poverty

Crisfield Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black92741845.09%
White1,21526721.98%
Hispanic28526091.23%
Other16814385.12%
Multiple712433.80%

38.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.10%

Male Poverty Rate

39.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crisfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crisfield is Hispanic, with 91.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crisfield is White, with 21.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School55.28%
High School25.97%
Some College17.83%
Bachelors or Greater2.88%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.82%
Male Unemployed63.27%
Female Employed23.18%
Male Employed10.28%

Crisfield Income

Crisfield Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,224$41,453
Families$31,921$46,051
Married Families$43,750-
Non Families$22,031$28,911

Crisfield Marital Status

Crisfield Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

36.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Crisfield Married by Age and Sex

Crisfield 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.

Crisfield Marital Status by Race

Crisfield Veterans

157

Number of Veterans

153

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam76
Korea30
World War II22
First Gulf War15
Second Gulf War12
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7468
75+66
55 to 6414
35 to 549
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White13612.82%
Black172.45%
2 or More49.52%

$Crisfield Veterans by Education

2.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crisfield Employment Status

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

43.2%

Employment Rate

14.4%

Unemployment Rate

Crisfield 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

76.44%

Born in Maryland

96.76%

Native Born

3.24%

Foreign Born

2.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.76% of Crisfield residents were born in the United States, with 76.44% having been born in Maryland. 2.62% 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
20202,57730.12%
20192,57430.12%
20182,571-33-1.27%
20172,60430.12%
20162,601-20-0.76%
20152,621-8-0.30%
20142,629-34-1.28%
20132,66330.11%
20122,660-18-0.67%
20112,678-35-1.29%
20102,713-10-0.04%
20002,723-157-0.56%
19902,880-44-0.15%
19802,924-154-0.51%
19703,078-462-1.39%
19603,540-148-0.41%
19503,688-220-0.58%
19403,908580.15%
19303,850-266-0.67%
19204,1166481.73%
19103,4683030.92%
19003,1650.00%