Germantown, Maryland Population 2020

90,844
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Germantown is a city located in Maryland. Germantown has a 2020 population of 90,844. Germantown is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 86,395 in 2010. Germantown reached it's highest population of 91,447 in 2017.

The average household income in Germantown is $114,764 with a poverty rate of 7.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,712 per month, and the median house value is $336,500. The median age in Germantown is 35.2 years, 33.5 years for males, and 36.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.3 males.

Germantown Demographics

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

  • White: 48.05%
  • Black or African American: 23.61%
  • Asian: 18.20%
  • Other race: 4.91%
  • Two or more races: 4.75%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Germantown, Maryland is 90,844, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 90,844.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 86,395.

Germantown, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43,64648.05%
Black or African American21,44523.61%
Asian16,53118.20%
Some Other Race4,4584.91%
Two or More Races4,3164.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native4480.49%
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Germantown Population Pyramid 2020

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Germantown Median Age

35.2


Total

33.5


Male

36.6


Female

Germantown Adults

There are 66,899 adults, (7,374 of whom are seniors) in Germantown.

Germantown Age Dependency

52.6

Age Dependency Ratio

12.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Germantown Sex Ratio

Female

46,750

51.46%

Male

44,094

48.54%

Germantown Households and Families

Germantown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Germantown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.2%22.8%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family55.2%44.8%
Male52.1%47.9%
Female43.7%56.3%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,9352.9464.6
Married16,0373.5977.2
Non Family8,0621.2555.2
Female4,9913.4343.7
Male1,8453.2552.1

3.43

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Germantown Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7054.57%
9th to 12th Grade2,1973.71%
High School Graduate9,01215.23%
Some College10,75418.18%
Associates Degree5,0798.58%
Bachelors Degree15,61426.39%
Graduate Degree13,80223.33%
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Germantown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,90720,17411,918
Hispanic12,91410,0822,761
Black12,32111,6375,141
Asian12,22611,6068,868
Other Race2,7241,714261
Multiple Races1,7151,6281,028
Native American25721646

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.49%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.53%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,685$60,229$46,448
Less Than High School$29,047$34,640$25,133
High School Grad$35,770$40,043$32,765
Some College$43,894$47,361$40,806
Bachelors Degree$61,117$79,375$52,568
Graduate Degree$91,712$100,927$77,725

$53,685

Average Earnings

$60,229

Average Male

$46,448

Average Female

Germantown Language

Germantown Language by Age

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Germantown Language

54.44% of Germantown residents speak only English, while 45.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.88% of the population.

Germantown Poverty

Germantown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black21,4052,50111.68%
Hispanic21,3721,5377.19%
White28,9411,4074.86%
Other4,45890120.21%
Asian16,5107844.75%
Multiple4,3161934.47%

7.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.29%

Male Poverty Rate

8.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Germantown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Germantown is Other, with 20.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Germantown is Multiple, with 4.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.84%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.22%
High School11.21%
Some College7.03%
Bachelors or Greater1.92%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.48%
Male Unemployed16.22%
Female Employed3.77%
Male Employed1.41%

Germantown Income

Germantown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$92,375$114,764
Families$104,137$124,994
Married Families$127,719$148,794
Non Families$67,208$77,099
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Germantown Marital Status

Germantown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Germantown Married by Age and Sex

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Germantown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Germantown Marital Status by Race

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Germantown Veterans

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3,140

Number of Veterans

2,361

Male Veterans

779

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,174
First Gulf War895
Vietnam806
Korea63
World War II61
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,103
18 to 34695
55 to 64623
65 to 74511
75+208
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8565.55%
Black7275.06%
Hispanic4823.21%
Asian2972.22%
2 or More1909.02%
Other461.51%
Indian249.34%

Germantown Veterans by Education

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2.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Germantown Employment Status

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76.3%

Labor Force Participation

72.9%

Employment Rate

4%

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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32.04%

Born in Maryland

65.74%

Native Born

34.26%

Foreign Born

13.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

65.74% of Germantown residents were born in the United States, with 32.04% having been born in Maryland. 13.93% 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
202090,8440.00%
201990,8440.00%
201890,844-603-0.66%
201791,4479531.05%
201690,4946680.74%
201589,8261,1091.25%
201488,717-314-0.35%
201389,0319921.13%
201288,0392,8473.34%
201185,192-1,203-1.39%
201086,3950.00%