Crofton, Maryland Population 2020

28,379

Crofton is a city located in Maryland. Crofton has a 2020 population of 28,379. Crofton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,348 in 2010. Crofton reached it's highest population of 28,464 in 2013.

The average household income in Crofton is $141,977 with a poverty rate of 1.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,870 per month, and the median house value is $381,300. The median age in Crofton is 36.3 years, 34.7 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.0 males.

Crofton Demographics

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

  • White: 74.95%
  • Black or African American: 14.17%
  • Two or more races: 5.45%
  • Asian: 4.99%
  • Other race: 0.41%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Crofton, Maryland is 28,379, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,379.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 27,348.

Crofton, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,26974.95%
Black or African American4,02114.17%
Two or More Races1,5475.45%
Asian1,4164.99%
Some Other Race1160.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.04%

Crofton Population Pyramid 2020

Crofton Median Age

36.3


Total

34.7


Male

38.5


Female

Crofton Adults

There are 20,775 adults, (3,071 of whom are seniors) in Crofton.

Crofton Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Crofton Sex Ratio

Female

14,120

49.76%

Male

14,259

50.24%

Crofton Households and Families

Crofton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Crofton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All78.4%21.6%
Male73.5%26.5%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Female58.2%41.8%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,3292.7378.4
Married5,9673.2586.7
Non Family2,5421.2469.4
Female1,1482.9158.2
Male6723.5473.5

3.14

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Crofton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1160.61%
9th to 12th Grade4362.30%
High School Graduate2,49013.11%
Some College3,16916.69%
Associates Degree1,3657.19%
Bachelors Degree6,52634.36%
Graduate Degree4,89025.75%

Crofton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,15913,9108,544
Black2,8722,7371,683
Asian973846604
Hispanic743702388
Multiple Races360360237
Other Race636315
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 multiple races people with a rate of 65.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$71,218$82,855$62,138
Less Than High School$36,223$40,919$26,250
High School Grad$52,542$59,583$40,156
Some College$62,386$71,607$57,019
Bachelors Degree$76,649$91,522$67,614
Graduate Degree$90,392$109,643$78,750

$71,218

Average Earnings

$82,855

Average Male

$62,138

Average Female

Crofton Language

Crofton Language by Age

Crofton Language

90.07% of Crofton residents speak only English, while 9.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.12% of the population.

Crofton Poverty

Crofton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,8302871.45%
Black3,9211112.83%
Asian1,416946.64%
Multiple1,547241.55%

1.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.76%

Male Poverty Rate

1.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crofton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crofton is Asian, with 6.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crofton is White, with 1.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.99%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.10%
High School3.70%
Some College2.09%
Bachelors or Greater0.90%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed9.79%
Female Employed1.94%
Male Employed0.50%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Crofton Income

Crofton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$120,462$141,977
Families$131,685$153,303
Married Families$143,406-
Non Families$80,625$95,308

Crofton Marital Status

Crofton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Crofton Married by Age and Sex

Crofton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Crofton Marital Status by Race

Crofton Veterans

2,236

Number of Veterans

1,843

Male Veterans

393

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,046
Second Gulf War882
Vietnam661
World War II76
Korea70
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54897
55 to 64459
65 to 74416
18 to 34245
75+219
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,97512.52%
Black1956.27%
Asian666.26%
Hispanic586.32%

$Crofton Veterans by Education

0.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crofton Employment Status

76.8%

Labor Force Participation

72.7%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Crofton 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

41.77%

Born in Maryland

90.42%

Native Born

9.58%

Foreign Born

3.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.42% of Crofton residents were born in the United States, with 41.77% having been born in Maryland. 3.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202028,3790.00%
201928,3790.00%
201828,379970.34%
201728,2826192.24%
201627,663-271-0.97%
201527,934-206-0.73%
201428,140-324-1.14%
201328,4643781.35%
201228,0864041.46%
201127,6823341.22%
201027,3480.00%