Crisfield, Maryland Population 2024

2,420

Crisfield is a city located in Somerset County Maryland. Crisfield has a 2024 population of 2,420. Crisfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.53% annually and its population has decreased by -1.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,461 in 2020.

The average household income in Crisfield is $53,341 with a poverty rate of 26.1%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Crisfield is 35.8 years, 35.7 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Crisfield Demographics

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

  • White: 55.99%
  • Black or African American: 34.97%
  • Two or more races: 5.28%
  • Other race: 2.74%
  • Asian: 1.02%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
1.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,394.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-1.67% (-41)
The current population of Crisfield, Maryland is 2,420 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,461.

Crisfield, Maryland Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,36955.99%
Black or African American85534.97%
Two or more races1295.28%
Other race672.74%
Asian251.02%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Crisfield Population by Race

Crisfield Population Pyramid 2024

Crisfield Median Age

35.8

Total

35.7

Male

36.5

Female

Crisfield Adults

There are 1,881 adults, (501 of whom are seniors) in Crisfield.

Crisfield Age Dependency

77.2

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Crisfield Sex Ratio

Female1,47960.49%
Male96639.51%

Crisfield Population by Age

Crisfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,1092.1646.853.2
Non Family4941.249.650.4
Married2882.7351.448.6
Female2582.9124.475.6
Male693.7291.38.7
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2.86

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

46.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Crisfield Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Crisfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Crisfield Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

Crisfield Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$29,577

Average Earnings

$29,534

Average Male

$29,922

Average Female

Crisfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Crisfield Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Crisfield Language

95.71% of Crisfield residents speak only English, while 4.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.46% of the population.

Crisfield Language

Crisfield Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black83835642.48%
White1,29817313.33%
Hispanic897483.15%
Other675480.6%
Multiple1291813.95%
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26.1%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.07%

Male Poverty Rate

28.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crisfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crisfield is Hispanic, with 83.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crisfield is White, with 13.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.48%.

Crisfield Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.49%
Some College25.85%
High School25.47%
Bachelors or Greater13.62%
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Crisfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed50%
Female Employed15.42%
Male Employed7.58%
Male Unemployed4.88%
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Crisfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Crisfield Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Crisfield Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

33.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

26.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Crisfield Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Crisfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Crisfield Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Crisfield Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

132

Number of Veterans

118

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

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Crisfield Veterans by War

count

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Crisfield Veterans by Age

count

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Crisfield Veterans by Race

Crisfield Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crisfield Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.7%

Employment Rate

14.5%

Unemployment Rate

Crisfield Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Crisfield Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Crisfield Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

75.54%

Born in Crisfield

98.16%

Native Born

1.84%

Foreign Born

0.9%

Non Citizen

0.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.16% of Crisfield residents were born in the United States, with 75.54% having been born in Maryland. 0.9% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Crisfield Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,355-13-0.55%
20282,368-13-0.55%
20272,381-13-0.54%
20262,394-13-0.54%
20252,407-13-0.54%
20242,420-13-0.53%
20232,433-13-0.53%
20222,446-13-0.53%
20212,459-2-0.08%
20202,461-97-3.79%
20192,558-6-0.23%
20182,564-40-1.54%
20172,60430.12%
20162,601-19-0.73%
20152,620-7-0.27%
20142,627-33-1.24%
20132,66030.11%
20122,657-18-0.67%
20112,675-34-1.26%
20102,709-14-0.51%
20002,723-157-5.45%
19902,880-44-1.5%
19802,924-154-5%
19703,078-462-13.05%
19603,540-148-4.01%
19503,688-220-5.63%
19403,908581.51%
19303,850-266-6.46%
19204,11664818.69%
19103,4683039.57%
19003,165
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Crisfield Population by Year