Fairwood, Maryland Population 2020

6,084

Fairwood is a city located in Maryland. Fairwood has a 2020 population of 6,084. Fairwood is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 20.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,031 in 2010. Fairwood reached it's highest population of 6,084 in 2018.

The average household income in Fairwood is $177,169 with a poverty rate of 1.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $3,046 per month, and the median house value is $472,200. The median age in Fairwood is 38.6 years, 37 years for males, and 38.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.5 males.

Fairwood Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 76.10%
  • White: 11.31%
  • Asian: 8.25%
  • Two or more races: 4.34%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Fairwood, Maryland is 6,084, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,084.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,031.

Fairwood, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,63076.10%
White68811.31%
Asian5028.25%
Two or More Races2644.34%

Fairwood Population Pyramid 2020

Fairwood Median Age

38.6


Total

37


Male

38.8


Female

Fairwood Adults

There are 4,396 adults, (512 of whom are seniors) in Fairwood.

Fairwood Age Dependency

56.6

Age Dependency Ratio

13.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairwood Sex Ratio

Female

3,297

54.19%

Male

2,787

45.81%

Fairwood Households and Families

Fairwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fairwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Female92.3%7.7%
All91.4%8.6%
Married91.2%8.8%
Male57.4%42.6%

91.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0742.9391.4
Married1,3493.4191.2
Non Family3841.03100
Female2473.2292.3
Male943.0557.4

3.33

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

1.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fairwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade250.62%
9th to 12th Grade741.84%
High School Graduate2947.32%
Some College59314.77%
Associates Degree2105.23%
Bachelors Degree1,44836.06%
Graduate Degree1,37234.16%

Fairwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,0552,9772,166
White412412284
Asian370349235
Multiple Races11411480
Hispanic656555

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 84.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$96,761$105,883$83,281
Less Than High School$50,742$51,211$
High School Grad$41,711$63,500$41,447
Some College$53,590$60,500$50,192
Bachelors Degree$105,037$112,702$92,885
Graduate Degree$112,500$116,589$105,670

$96,761

Average Earnings

$105,883

Average Male

$83,281

Average Female

Fairwood Language

Fairwood Language by Age

Fairwood Language

82.61% of Fairwood residents speak only English, while 17.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 5.42% of the population.

Fairwood Poverty

Fairwood Poverty by Race

1.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.83%

Male Poverty Rate

2.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairwood is Black, with 2.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairwood is Black, with 2.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.98%.

Name Poverty
Some College2.62%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.67%
Female Employed1.27%
Male Employed0.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fairwood Income

Fairwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$155,000$177,169
Families$168,882$191,146
Married Families$202,768-
Non Families$106,475$103,454

Fairwood Marital Status

Fairwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairwood Married by Age and Sex

Fairwood 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 35-44.

Fairwood Marital Status by Race

Fairwood Veterans

369

Number of Veterans

284

Male Veterans

85

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War164
Second Gulf War157
Vietnam92
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54166
55 to 6469
65 to 7466
18 to 3462
75+6
Name Veterans % of Total
Black2567.50%
White8618.53%
Asian174.47%
2 or More107.94%

$Fairwood Veterans by Education

4.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

2.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairwood Employment Status

75.9%

Labor Force Participation

73.3%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Fairwood 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

35.86%

Born in Maryland

82.10%

Native Born

17.90%

Foreign Born

4.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.10% of Fairwood residents were born in the United States, with 35.86% having been born in Maryland. 4.50% 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
20206,0840.00%
20196,0840.00%
20186,0843225.59%
20175,76260.10%
20165,756490.86%
20155,7074588.73%
20145,2492414.81%
20135,0082244.68%
20124,7843046.79%
20114,480-551-10.95%
20105,0310.00%