Germantown, Maryland Population 2023

92,704

Germantown is a city located in Montgomery County Maryland. With a 2023 population of 92,704, it is the 3rd largest city in Maryland and the 399th largest city in the United States.Germantown is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 1.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 91,249 in 2020. Spanning over 17 miles, Germantown has a population density of 5,442 people per square mile.

The average household income in Germantown is $117,522 with a poverty rate of 9.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Germantown is 35.9 years, 33.9 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Germantown Demographics

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

  • White: 41.2%
  • Black or African American: 24.21%
  • Asian: 20.17%
  • Two or more races: 8.28%
  • Other race: 6%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Germantown, Maryland is 92,704 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 91,249.

Germantown, Maryland Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Germantown Population by Race

Germantown Population Pyramid 2023

Germantown Median Age

35.9

Total

33.9

Male

37.3

Female

Germantown Adults

There are 67,086 adults, (8,570 of whom are seniors) in Germantown.

Germantown Age Dependency

53

Age Dependency Ratio

14.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Germantown Sex Ratio

Female45,87451.24%
Male43,65548.76%

Germantown Population by Age

Germantown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.47

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

65.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Germantown Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Germantown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Germantown Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59%.

Germantown Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$53,595

Average Earnings

$60,091

Average Male

$47,385

Average Female

Germantown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Germantown Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Germantown Language

51.87% of Germantown residents speak only English, while 48.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.84% of the population.

Germantown Language

Germantown Poverty by Race

rate

9.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.35%

Male Poverty Rate

8.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Germantown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Germantown is Multiple, with 26.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Germantown is White, with 5.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.33%.

Germantown Poverty

Germantown Poverty Rate by Education

Germantown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Germantown Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Germantown Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Germantown Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Germantown 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 45-54.

Germantown Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Germantown Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

3,102

Number of Veterans

2,316

Male Veterans

786

Female Veterans

Germantown Veterans by War

Germantown Veterans by Age

count

Germantown Veterans by Race

Germantown Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

1%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.7%

Veteran Disability Rate

Germantown Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

75%

Labor Force Participation

71.4%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Germantown Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Germantown Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Germantown Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

30.96%

Born in Germantown

62.1%

Native Born

36.01%

Foreign Born

13.99%

Non Citizen

22.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

62.1% of Germantown residents were born in the United States, with 30.96% having been born in Maryland. 13.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Germantown Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Germantown Population by Year