Elkridge, Maryland Population 2020

20,519

Elkridge is a city located in Maryland. Elkridge has a 2020 population of 20,519. Elkridge is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 31.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,593 in 2010. Elkridge reached it's highest population of 20,519 in 2018.

The average household income in Elkridge is $109,101 with a poverty rate of 5.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,674 per month, and the median house value is $347,200. The median age in Elkridge is 33.1 years, 32.9 years for males, and 33.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

Elkridge Demographics

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

  • White: 54.74%
  • Black or African American: 25.93%
  • Asian: 12.93%
  • Two or more races: 4.90%
  • Other race: 1.41%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Elkridge, Maryland is 20,519, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,519.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,593.

Elkridge, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,23254.74%
Black or African American5,32025.93%
Asian2,65312.93%
Two or More Races1,0054.90%
Some Other Race2891.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.10%

Elkridge Population Pyramid 2020

Elkridge Median Age

33.1


Total

32.9


Male

33.4


Female

Elkridge Adults

There are 14,737 adults, (1,377 of whom are seniors) in Elkridge.

Elkridge Age Dependency

53.6

Age Dependency Ratio

10.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Elkridge Sex Ratio

Female

10,751

52.40%

Male

9,768

47.60%

Elkridge Households and Families

Elkridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Elkridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male77.4%22.6%
Married77.3%22.7%
All63.5%36.5%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female41.7%58.3%

63.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5212.7363.5
Married4,0383.3877.3
Non Family2,1771.2247.4
Female1,0893.2541.7
Male2172.9277.4

3.3

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Elkridge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3332.52%
9th to 12th Grade5003.79%
High School Graduate2,37017.94%
Some College2,03915.44%
Associates Degree9877.47%
Bachelors Degree4,04030.59%
Graduate Degree2,94022.26%

Elkridge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,9726,7023,743
Black3,1302,9601,592
Asian1,9591,8011,321
Hispanic907727278
Multiple Races349294132
Other Race1749322
Native American2020

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 67.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,026$75,051$51,815
Less Than High School$24,667$30,671$
High School Grad$32,412$50,448$26,250
Some College$50,943$63,393$41,507
Bachelors Degree$69,405$87,083$60,522
Graduate Degree$89,216$107,207$72,784

$60,026

Average Earnings

$75,051

Average Male

$51,815

Average Female

Elkridge Language

Elkridge Language by Age

Elkridge Language

76.37% of Elkridge residents speak only English, while 23.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 10.24% of the population.

Elkridge Poverty

Elkridge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,3054778.99%
White10,0334264.25%
Asian2,6501696.38%
Hispanic1,8211417.74%
Multiple1,005434.28%
Other2783111.15%

5.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.59%

Male Poverty Rate

6.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elkridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elkridge is Other, with 11.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elkridge is White, with 4.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.56%.

Name Poverty
High School9.25%
Less Than High School9.00%
Some College8.84%
Bachelors or Greater2.36%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.52%
Male Unemployed11.58%
Female Employed4.15%
Male Employed1.79%

Elkridge Income

Elkridge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$100,494$109,101
Families$115,033$121,665
Married Families$132,757-
Non Families$66,379$75,350

Elkridge Marital Status

Elkridge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Elkridge Married by Age and Sex

Elkridge 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 35-44.

Elkridge Marital Status by Race

Elkridge Veterans

1,319

Number of Veterans

1,084

Male Veterans

235

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War640
First Gulf War514
Vietnam311
World War II15
Korea15
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54514
18 to 34263
65 to 74240
55 to 64165
75+137
Name Veterans % of Total
White86310.52%
Black3419.87%
Hispanic13313.22%
Asian743.49%
2 or More4110.49%

$Elkridge Veterans by Education

1.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elkridge Employment Status

77.6%

Labor Force Participation

72.5%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Elkridge 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

43.84%

Born in Maryland

81.39%

Native Born

18.61%

Foreign Born

6.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.39% of Elkridge residents were born in the United States, with 43.84% having been born in Maryland. 6.50% 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
202020,5190.00%
201920,5190.00%
201820,5191,1525.95%
201719,3671,0235.58%
201618,3447944.52%
201517,5508004.78%
201416,7508135.10%
201315,9379786.54%
201214,9595994.17%
201114,360-1,233-7.91%
201015,5930.00%