Easton, Maryland Population 2020

16,438

Easton is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 16,438, it is the 17th largest city in Maryland and the 2169th largest city in the United States. Easton is currently declining at a rate of -0.17% annually but its population has increased by 3.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,945 in 2010. Easton reached it's highest population of 16,671 in 2013. Spanning over 12 miles, Easton has a population density of 1,435 people per square mile.

The average household income in Easton is $75,480 with a poverty rate of 11.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,095 per month, and the median house value is $275,400. The median age in Easton is 40.6 years, 37.3 years for males, and 45.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.8 males.

Easton Demographics

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

  • White: 78.35%
  • Black or African American: 12.76%
  • Two or more races: 5.79%
  • Asian: 1.76%
  • Other race: 1.18%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Easton, Maryland is 16,438, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,494.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,945.

Easton, Maryland Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202036,864-52-0.14%
201936,916-52-0.14%
201836,968-52-0.14%
201737,020-103-0.28%
201637,123-291-0.78%
201537,414-115-0.31%
201437,529-369-0.98%
201337,898-85-0.22%
201237,983420.11%
201137,941670.18%
201037,8740.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,96778.35%
Black or African American2,11212.76%
Two or More Races9585.79%
Asian2921.76%
Some Other Race1961.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.16%

Easton Population Pyramid 2020

Easton Median Age

40.6


Total

37.3


Male

45.2


Female

Easton Adults

There are 12,961 adults, (3,809 of whom are seniors) in Easton.

Easton Age Dependency

80.8

Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Easton Sex Ratio

Female

8,814

53.25%

Male

7,737

46.75%

Easton Households and Families

Easton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Easton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.3%25.7%
Male57.6%42.4%
All56.7%43.3%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Female34.3%65.7%

56.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4722.1656.7
Married3,2142.8574.3
Non Family2,8261.1745.6
Female1,1302.5334.3
Male3022.7257.6

2.67

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Easton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4714.00%
9th to 12th Grade9908.41%
High School Graduate3,16826.93%
Some College2,37020.14%
Associates Degree9638.18%
Bachelors Degree2,15618.32%
Graduate Degree1,64814.01%

Easton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6508,0723,163
Black1,4411,202295
Hispanic1,156538224
Multiple Races42239025
Asian21316297
Other Race14610962
Native American2626

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 asian people with a rate of 45.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,863$50,900$35,611
Less Than High School$31,375$32,260$29,813
High School Grad$31,806$39,167$29,470
Some College$38,145$51,402$34,714
Bachelors Degree$51,125$66,224$39,896
Graduate Degree$63,839$72,930$61,848

$40,863

Average Earnings

$50,900

Average Male

$35,611

Average Female

Easton Language

Easton Language by Age

Easton Language

87.66% of Easton residents speak only English, while 12.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.69% of the population.

Easton Poverty

Easton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1307076.35%
Black2,03150324.77%
Hispanic1,90743322.71%
Multiple95818419.21%
Other1968543.37%

11.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.64%

Male Poverty Rate

11.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Easton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Easton is Other, with 43.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Easton is White, with 6.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.31%
High School8.70%
Some College7.64%
Bachelors or Greater6.71%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.59%
Male Unemployed12.33%
Female Employed7.65%
Male Employed7.18%

Easton Income

Easton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,619$75,480
Families$64,500$84,813
Married Families$87,054-
Non Families$37,713$54,350

Easton Marital Status

Easton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Easton Married by Age and Sex

Easton 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 55-64.

Easton Marital Status by Race

Easton Veterans

1,271

Number of Veterans

1,198

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam425
First Gulf War273
Korea187
Second Gulf War186
World War II117
Age Group Veterans
75+494
65 to 74284
35 to 54273
55 to 64157
18 to 3463
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,08610.44%
2 or More12826.56%
Black573.45%

$Easton Veterans by Education

3.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Easton Employment Status

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Easton 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

52.88%

Born in Maryland

91.02%

Native Born

8.98%

Foreign Born

5.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.02% of Easton residents were born in the United States, with 52.88% having been born in Maryland. 5.58% 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
202016,438-28-0.17%
201916,466-28-0.17%
201816,494150.09%
201716,479-28-0.17%
201616,507-111-0.67%
201516,618-37-0.22%
201416,655-16-0.10%
201316,671910.55%
201216,5801510.92%
201116,4291631.00%
201016,2664,5583.34%
200011,7082,3362.25%
19909,3721,8362.20%
19807,5367271.02%
19706,8094720.72%
19606,3371,5012.74%
19504,8363080.66%
19404,5284361.02%
19304,0926501.74%
19203,4423591.11%
19103,08390.03%
19003,0741350.45%
18902,939-66-0.22%
18803,0050.00%