Fairmount Heights, Maryland Population 2020

1,526

Fairmount Heights is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 1,526, it is the 82nd largest city in Maryland and the 8646th largest city in the United States. Fairmount Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.07% annually and its population has increased by 2.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,494 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Fairmount Heights has a population density of 5,763 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fairmount Heights is $72,452 with a poverty rate of 13.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,657 per month, and the median house value is $222,500. The median age in Fairmount Heights is 40.6 years, 38.4 years for males, and 43.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Fairmount Heights Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 82.62%
  • Other race: 12.30%
  • Two or more races: 2.57%
  • White: 2.29%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fairmount Heights, Maryland is 1,526, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,524.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,494.

Fairmount Heights, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,47882.62%
Some Other Race22012.30%
Two or More Races462.57%
White412.29%
Asian40.22%

Fairmount Heights Population Pyramid 2020

Fairmount Heights Median Age

40.6


Total

38.4


Male

43.9


Female

Fairmount Heights Adults

There are 1,445 adults, (365 of whom are seniors) in Fairmount Heights.

Fairmount Heights Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairmount Heights Sex Ratio

Female

929

51.93%

Male

860

48.07%

Fairmount Heights Households and Families

Fairmount Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fairmount Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.3%4.7%
Non Family84.7%15.3%
All84.3%15.7%
Female79.3%20.7%
Male45.8%54.2%

84.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5293.3684.3
Female2033.9479.3
Married1714.2395.3
Non Family1311.2884.7
Male243.4645.8

3.88

Average Family Size

3.36

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fairmount Heights Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1158.75%
9th to 12th Grade19514.84%
High School Graduate48737.06%
Some College35927.32%
Associates Degree755.71%
Bachelors Degree675.10%
Graduate Degree161.22%

Fairmount Heights Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,12490780
Hispanic13259
Other Race12959
White31142
Multiple Races2323
Asian411

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,923$29,048$37,143
Less Than High School$31,667$32,426$30,859
High School Grad$30,938$27,917$35,313
Some College$32,604$24,259$41,875
Bachelors Degree$52,500$33,750$66,875
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,923

Average Earnings

$29,048

Average Male

$37,143

Average Female

Fairmount Heights Language

Fairmount Heights Language by Age

Fairmount Heights Language

87.93% of Fairmount Heights residents speak only English, while 12.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.46% of the population.

Fairmount Heights Poverty

Fairmount Heights Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,45222815.70%
White311238.71%

13.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.20%

Male Poverty Rate

15.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairmount Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairmount Heights is White, with 38.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairmount Heights is Black, with 15.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.39%
High School11.00%
Some College10.16%
Bachelors or Greater3.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.00%
Female Employed4.88%
Male Employed0.90%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fairmount Heights Income

Fairmount Heights Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,141$72,452
Families$78,125$82,905
Married Families$95,313-
Non Families-$34,502

Fairmount Heights Marital Status

Fairmount Heights Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.5%

Male Marriage Rate

28.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairmount Heights Married by Age and Sex

Fairmount Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fairmount Heights Marital Status by Race

Fairmount Heights Veterans

133

Number of Veterans

129

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam55
First Gulf War32
World War II20
Second Gulf War18
Korea4
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7459
35 to 5434
75+32
55 to 644
18 to 344

$Fairmount Heights Veterans by Education

6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairmount Heights Employment Status

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

13.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fairmount Heights 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

24.37%

Born in Maryland

91.50%

Native Born

8.50%

Foreign Born

5.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.50% of Fairmount Heights residents were born in the United States, with 24.37% having been born in Maryland. 5.59% 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
20201,52610.07%
20191,52510.07%
20181,52410.07%
20171,52310.07%
20161,52220.13%
20151,520120.80%
20141,508140.94%
20131,494120.81%
20121,482140.95%
20111,468130.89%
20101,4550.00%