Glenarden, Maryland Population 2020

6,211

Glenarden is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 6,211, it is the 36th largest city in Maryland and the 4210th largest city in the United States. Glenarden is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 3.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,000 in 2010. Glenarden reached it's highest population of 6,318 in 2000. Spanning over 1 miles, Glenarden has a population density of 5,200 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glenarden is $98,524 with a poverty rate of 12.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,218 per month, and the median house value is $267,000. The median age in Glenarden is 36.7 years, 34 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.6 males.

Glenarden Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 85.95%
  • White: 6.69%
  • Other race: 3.61%
  • Two or more races: 2.98%
  • Asian: 0.76%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Glenarden, Maryland is 6,211, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,195.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,000.

Glenarden, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American5,30385.95%
White4136.69%
Some Other Race2233.61%
Two or More Races1842.98%
Asian470.76%

Glenarden Population Pyramid 2020

Glenarden Median Age

36.7


Total

34


Male

39.8


Female

Glenarden Adults

There are 4,517 adults, (986 of whom are seniors) in Glenarden.

Glenarden Age Dependency

74.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Glenarden Sex Ratio

Female

3,221

52.20%

Male

2,949

47.80%

Glenarden Households and Families

Glenarden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Glenarden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family89.7%10.3%
Married89.5%10.5%
All77.8%22.2%
Male77.1%22.9%
Female55.7%44.3%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,052377.8
Female6983.8155.7
Married6953.5989.5
Non Family6111.3989.7
Male483.477.1

3.59

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Glenarden Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade671.70%
9th to 12th Grade2366.00%
High School Graduate1,13328.80%
Some College1,03026.18%
Associates Degree2195.57%
Bachelors Degree87122.14%
Graduate Degree3789.61%

Glenarden Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,4183,1501,095
Hispanic26022529
Multiple Races13313371
Other Race1117624
White949430
Asian343429

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 asian people with a rate of 85.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,034$51,549$47,736
Less Than High School$45,541$46,033$45,284
High School Grad$32,333$34,167$31,638
Some College$47,418$53,250$47,174
Bachelors Degree$60,972$59,734$63,750
Graduate Degree$91,538$86,528$96,058

$49,034

Average Earnings

$51,549

Average Male

$47,736

Average Female

Glenarden Language

Glenarden Language by Age

Glenarden Language

86.98% of Glenarden residents speak only English, while 13.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.49% of the population.

Glenarden Poverty

Glenarden Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,26778114.83%
Hispanic55440.72%

12.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.60%

Male Poverty Rate

12.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glenarden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glenarden is Black, with 14.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glenarden is Hispanic, with 0.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.61%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.63%
High School8.39%
Some College8.33%
Bachelors or Greater2.72%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed70.93%
Female Unemployed11.72%
Female Employed6.36%
Male Employed4.76%

Glenarden Income

Glenarden Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$91,923$98,524
Families$93,365$103,796
Married Families$110,536-
Non Families$84,107$82,016

Glenarden Marital Status

Glenarden Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.7%

Male Marriage Rate

32.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Glenarden Married by Age and Sex

Glenarden 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.

Glenarden Marital Status by Race

Glenarden Veterans

475

Number of Veterans

432

Male Veterans

43

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam222
First Gulf War112
Second Gulf War61
Korea49
World War II27
Age Group Veterans
75+164
55 to 64143
65 to 7495
35 to 5473
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Black3919.90%
2 or More8457.93%

$Glenarden Veterans by Education

1.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glenarden Employment Status

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Glenarden 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

24.46%

Born in Maryland

88.51%

Native Born

11.49%

Foreign Born

3.82%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.51% of Glenarden residents were born in the United States, with 24.46% having been born in Maryland. 3.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,21180.13%
20196,20380.13%
20186,19540.06%
20176,19180.13%
20166,183140.23%
20156,169470.77%
20146,122661.09%
20136,056510.85%
20126,005590.99%
20115,946530.90%
20105,893-425-0.69%
20006,3181,2932.32%
19905,025320.06%
19804,9934911.04%
19704,5020.00%