District Heights is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 5,978, it is the 38th largest city in Maryland and the 4290th largest city in the United States. District Heights is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually but its population has increased by 2.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,837 in 2010. District Heights reached it's highest population of 8,424 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, District Heights has a population density of 6,911 people per square mile.
The average household income in District Heights is $78,929 with a poverty rate of 14.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,180 per month, and the median house value is $238,000. The median age in District Heights is 35.3 years, 31.1 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.7 males.