Fort Meade, Maryland Population 2020

10,297
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Fort Meade is a city located in Maryland. Fort Meade has a 2020 population of 10,297. Fort Meade is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 10.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,327 in 2010. Fort Meade reached it's highest population of 10,977 in 2011.

The average household income in Fort Meade is $88,925 with a poverty rate of 6.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,152 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fort Meade is 25.1 years, 24.8 years for males, and 25.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 122.5 males.

Fort Meade Demographics

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

  • White: 62.91%
  • Black or African American: 19.36%
  • Two or more races: 10.17%
  • Asian: 4.80%
  • Other race: 2.55%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Fort Meade, Maryland is 10,297, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,297.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,327.

Fort Meade, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,47862.91%
Black or African American1,99319.36%
Two or More Races1,04710.17%
Asian4944.80%
Some Other Race2632.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native170.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.05%
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Fort Meade Population Pyramid 2020

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Fort Meade Median Age

25.1


Total

24.8


Male

25.4


Female

Fort Meade Adults

There are 6,861 adults, (109 of whom are seniors) in Fort Meade.

Fort Meade Age Dependency

52.5

Age Dependency Ratio

1.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Meade Sex Ratio

Female

4,627

44.94%

Male

5,670

55.06%

Fort Meade Households and Families

Fort Meade Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Meade Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family4%96%
All1.5%98.5%
Married1.2%98.8%
Female0%100%
Male0%100%

1.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7153.221.5
Married1,9883.651.2
Non Family4551.454
Female1993.10
Male732.750

3.55

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

0.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Fort Meade Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade320.62%
9th to 12th Grade1212.34%
High School Graduate66712.90%
Some College1,59030.75%
Associates Degree59311.47%
Bachelors Degree1,49228.86%
Graduate Degree67513.06%
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Fort Meade Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9662,8881,216
Black1,0951,044430
Hispanic442423116
Asian343343174
Multiple Races324319181
Other Race15615064
Native American101010
Islander55

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,559$59,632$34,712
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$39,792$40,952$30,357
Some College$45,373$50,443$28,523
Bachelors Degree$55,792$71,813$30,769
Graduate Degree$78,510$89,698$40,455

$49,559

Average Earnings

$59,632

Average Male

$34,712

Average Female

Fort Meade Language

Fort Meade Language by Age

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Fort Meade Language

85.29% of Fort Meade residents speak only English, while 14.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.11% of the population.

Fort Meade Poverty

Fort Meade Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,6564299.21%
Black1,9161105.74%
Multiple978434.40%
Asian401215.24%
Hispanic1,055111.04%
Native17741.18%

6.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.21%

Male Poverty Rate

6.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Meade

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Meade is Native, with 41.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Meade is Hispanic, with 1.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.45%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.07%
High School18.70%
Some College2.95%
Bachelors or Greater2.77%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.61%
Male Employed3.17%
Female Employed1.99%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Fort Meade Income

Fort Meade Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,740$88,925
Families$74,792$85,690
Married Families$75,625-
Non Families$92,688$103,167
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Fort Meade Marital Status

Fort Meade Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

66.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Meade Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Meade 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.

Fort Meade Marital Status by Race

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Fort Meade Veterans

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1,594

Number of Veterans

1,104

Male Veterans

490

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,281
First Gulf War530
Vietnam49
World War II
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34920
35 to 54501
55 to 64165
65 to 748
75+
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,07739.14%
Black35436.27%
Hispanic14637.15%
2 or More7525.68%
Other6542.21%
Asian238.10%

Fort Meade Veterans by Education

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6.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Meade Employment Status

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71%

Labor Force Participation

32.3%

Employment Rate

12.9%

Unemployment Rate

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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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14.24%

Born in Maryland

93.51%

Native Born

6.49%

Foreign Born

2.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.51% of Fort Meade residents were born in the United States, with 14.24% having been born in Maryland. 2.08% 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
202010,2970.00%
201910,2970.00%
201810,2972092.07%
201710,0883583.68%
20169,730-407-4.01%
201510,1373283.34%
20149,809-560-5.40%
201310,369-343-3.20%
201210,712-265-2.41%
201110,9771,65017.69%
20109,3270.00%