Elkridge, Maryland Population 2022

21,458
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Elkridge is a city located in Howard County Maryland. Elkridge has a 2020 population of 21,458. Elkridge is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 37.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,593 in 2010.

The average household income in Elkridge is $120,269 with a poverty rate of 5.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,813 per month, and the median house value is $367,700. The median age in Elkridge is 33.9 years, 33.3 years for males, and 34.4 years for females.

Elkridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elkridgewas:

  • White: 45.91%
  • Black or African American: 30.17%
  • Asian: 18.30%
  • Two or more races: 4.45%
  • Other race: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Elkridge, Maryland is 21,458 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 21,458.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,593.

Elkridge, Maryland Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,99845.91%
Black or African American6,57130.17%
Asian3,98618.30%
Some Other Race2531.16%
Two or More Races9704.45%
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Elkridge Population by Race

Elkridge Population Pyramid 2022

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Elkridge Median Age

33.9


Total

34


Male

33.8


Female

Elkridge Adults

There are 15,866 adults, (1,571 of whom are seniors) in Elkridge.

Elkridge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

11

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Elkridge Sex Ratio

Female

11,819

54.27%

Male

9,959

45.73%

Elkridge Population by Age

Elkridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Elkridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
Male65.6%34.4%
All64.9%35.1%
Female58.1%41.9%
Non Family40.8%59.2%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Elkridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9772.7364.9
Married4,0543.2281
Male4212.7765.6
Female1,0923.5958.1
Non Family2,4101.5140.8

3.22

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Elkridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3142.22%
9th to 12th Grade6694.74%
High School Graduate2,28416.18%
Some College2,44917.35%
Associates Degree9566.77%
Bachelors Degree4,34930.82%
Graduate Degree3,09221.91%
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Elkridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Elkridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian3,1292,8391,807
Black3,3703,2581,900
White6,6796,2633,510
Hispanic718609225
2+ Races36831296
Other Race1477723

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.75%.

Elkridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,543$73,193$54,435
Less Than 9th Grade$40,254$54,647$
High School Graduate$43,986$51,385$32,928
Some College$43,237$56,106$42,261
Bachelors Degree$74,493$89,005$64,462
Graduate Degree$89,646$111,929$83,939

$63,543

Average Earnings

$73,193

Average Male

$54,435

Average Female

Elkridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Elkridge Language by Age

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Elkridge Language

73.27% of Elkridge residents speak only English, while 26.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 13.22% of the population.

Elkridge Language

Elkridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,01063210.52%
Hispanic1,528946.15%
White9,2503714.01%
Asian3,9851543.86%
Other44NaN%

5.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.96%

Male Poverty Rate

6.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elkridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elkridge is Black, with 10.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elkridge is Other, with NaN% 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 10.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.19%.

Elkridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade6.92%
High School10.21%
Some College6.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%

Elkridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.34%
Male Unemployed10.03%
Female Employed3.96%
Female Unemployed5.50%

Elkridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Elkridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$108,627$123,464
Families$123,288$140,475
Married Families$146,227-
Non Families$70,210$81,165
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Income by Household Type

Elkridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Elkridge Married by Age and Sex

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Elkridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Elkridge Marital Status by Race

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Elkridge Marital Status

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1,194

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War507
First Gulf War492
Vietnam211
Korea21
World War II14

Elkridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34164
35 to 54374
55 to 64371
65 to 74166
75+119

Elkridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7309.34%
Black3569.30%
Asian591.78%
2+ Races4911.75%
Hispanic687.98%

Elkridge Veterans by Race

Elkridge Veterans by Education

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1.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elkridge Veterans by Education

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78.1%

Labor Force Participation

72.2%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Elkridge Employment by Age

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Elkridge Employment by Race

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Elkridge Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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45.53%

Born in Elkridge

79.59%

Native Born

20.41%

Foreign Born

6.92%

Non Citizen

13.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.59% of Elkridge residents were born in the United States, with 45.53% having been born in Maryland. 6.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Elkridge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201015,5930.00%
201114,360-1,233-7.91%
201214,9595994.17%
201315,9379786.54%
201416,7508135.10%
201517,5508004.78%
201618,3447944.52%
201719,3671,0235.58%
201820,5191,1525.95%
201921,4589394.58%
202021,4580.00%
202121,4580.00%
202221,4580.00%

Elkridge Population by Year