Frederick, Maryland Population 2020

74,346

Frederick is a city located in Frederick County, Maryland. With a 2020 population of 74,346, it is the 2nd largest city in Maryland (after Baltimore) and the 488th largest city in the United States. Frederick is currently growing at a rate of 1.50% annually and its population has increased by 13.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 65,239 in 2010. Spanning over 24 miles, Frederick has a population density of 3,126 people per square mile.

The average household income in Frederick is $88,676 with a poverty rate of 11.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,351 per month, and the median house value is $265,500. The median age in Frederick is 35.3 years, 34.1 years for males, and 36.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.7 males.

Frederick Md Demographics

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

  • White: 68.38%
  • Black or African American: 18.40%
  • Asian: 6.09%
  • Two or more races: 4.34%
  • Other race: 2.46%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Frederick, Maryland is 74,346, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 72,146. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 65,239.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47,97868.38%
Black or African American12,90918.40%
Asian4,2726.09%
Two or More Races3,0434.34%
Some Other Race1,7252.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native2130.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.04%

Frederick Md Population Pyramid 2020

Frederick Md Median Age

35.3


Total

34.1


Male

36.8


Female

Frederick Md Adults

There are 54,099 adults, (8,602 of whom are seniors) in Frederick Md.

Frederick Md Age Dependency

54.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Frederick Md Sex Ratio

Female

36,217

51.62%

Male

33,949

48.38%

Frederick Md Households and Families

Frederick Md Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Frederick Md Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.5%25.5%
All56.8%43.2%
Male46.2%53.8%
Non Family42.4%57.6%
Female42.4%57.6%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,1802.5156.8
Married12,0243.2374.5
Non Family10,5861.342.4
Female3,2243.3642.4
Male1,3463.6146.2

3.15

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Frederick Md Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5615.41%
9th to 12th Grade2,5225.32%
High School Graduate10,40621.97%
Some College9,18219.39%
Associates Degree3,9108.26%
Bachelors Degree10,43722.04%
Graduate Degree8,34717.62%

Frederick Md Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,99427,60913,788
Black8,1787,3401,927
Hispanic6,4764,1941,288
Asian2,8352,3311,348
Multiple Races1,2971,106624
Other Race923682197
Native American14214279
Islander262626

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,653$50,820$40,478
Less Than High School$25,594$28,414$18,000
High School Grad$32,311$36,036$28,871
Some College$39,265$47,387$33,868
Bachelors Degree$57,170$69,927$52,221
Graduate Degree$78,316$96,808$62,200

$45,653

Average Earnings

$50,820

Average Male

$40,478

Average Female

Frederick Md Language

Frederick Md Language by Age

Frederick Md Language

75.01% of Frederick Md residents speak only English, while 24.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.80% of the population.

Frederick Md Poverty

Frederick Md Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,6052,8317.53%
Hispanic11,6292,74123.57%
Black12,6901,88914.89%
Asian4,1843458.25%
Other1,72528816.70%
Multiple2,9342669.07%
Native2013718.41%

11.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.29%

Male Poverty Rate

12.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Frederick Md

The race most likely to be in poverty in Frederick Md is Hispanic, with 23.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Frederick Md is White, with 7.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.22%
High School14.12%
Some College8.30%
Bachelors or Greater2.44%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.32%
Female Unemployed23.25%
Female Employed6.51%
Male Employed5.17%

Frederick Md Income

Frederick Md Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,088$88,676
Families$87,423$101,650
Married Families$103,977$118,150
Non Families$51,846$62,861

Frederick Md Marital Status

Frederick Md Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Frederick Md Married by Age and Sex

Frederick Md 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.

Frederick Md Marital Status by Race

Frederick Md Veterans

4,419

Number of Veterans

3,712

Male Veterans

707

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,460
First Gulf War1,222
Vietnam1,123
Korea194
World War II130
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0387.99%
Black1,02910.81%
Hispanic5576.94%
Other13812.32%
Asian822.54%
2 or More804.85%
Indian5230.06%

$Frederick Md Veterans by Education

2.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Frederick Md Employment Status

71.7%

Labor Force Participation

67.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Frederick Md 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

41.89%

Born in Maryland

80.85%

Native Born

19.15%

Foreign Born

10.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.85% of Frederick Md residents were born in the United States, with 41.89% having been born in Maryland. 10.87% 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
202074,3461,1001.50%
201973,2461,1001.52%
201872,1461,0941.54%
201771,0521,1001.57%
201669,9525430.78%
201569,4091,1211.64%
201468,2881,4552.18%
201366,8334290.65%
201266,4044530.69%
201165,9514970.76%
201065,45412,6872.18%
200052,76712,6192.77%
199040,14812,0623.64%
198028,0864,4451.74%
197023,6411,8970.84%
196021,7443,6021.83%
195018,1422,3401.39%
194015,8021,3680.91%
193014,4343,3682.69%
192011,0666550.61%
191010,4111,1151.14%
19009,2961,1031.27%
18908,193-466-0.55%
18808,6591330.15%
18708,5263830.46%
18608,1432,1153.05%
18506,0288461.52%
18405,1827551.59%
18304,4277871.98%
18203,6400.00%