Hagerstown, Maryland Population 2022

39,995
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Hagerstown is a city located in Washington County Maryland. Hagerstown has a 2020 population of 39,995. It is also the county seat of Washington County. Hagerstown is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually but its population has increased by 0.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 39,779 in 2010.

The average household income in Hagerstown is $55,260 with a poverty rate of 25.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $832 per month, and the median house value is $155,700. The median age in Hagerstown is 35.2 years, 34.4 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.

Hagerstown Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hagerstownwas:

  • White: 70.33%
  • Black or African American: 17.23%
  • Two or more races: 7.12%
  • Asian: 2.88%
  • Other race: 2.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.14%
  • Native American: 0.08%
The current population of Hagerstown, Maryland is 39,995 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 39,995.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 39,779.

Hagerstown, Maryland Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021292,8682,3820.81%
2020290,4862,3820.82%
2019288,1042,3820.83%
2018285,7222,7640.97%
2017282,9582,2410.79%
2016280,7172,4810.88%
2015278,2361,4810.53%
2014276,7551,8290.66%
2013274,9261,4970.54%
2012273,4291,4460.53%
2011271,9832,1500.79%
2010269,8330.00%

Hagerstown Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,23970.33%
Black or African American6,91717.23%
Two or More Races2,8607.12%
Asian1,1582.88%
Some Other Race8882.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.08%
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Hagerstown Population by Race

Hagerstown Population Pyramid $2022

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Hagerstown Median Age

35.2


Total

34.4


Male

35.7


Female

Hagerstown Adults

There are 29,647 adults, (5,592 of whom are seniors) in Hagerstown.

Hagerstown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hagerstown Sex Ratio

Female

21,195

52.79%

Male

18,957

47.21%

Hagerstown Population by Age

Hagerstown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hagerstown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female21.1%78.9%
Non Family35.8%64.2%
Male41%59%
All41.6%58.4%
Married62.3%37.7%

41.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hagerstown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,3532.441.6
Non Family6,8071.2135.8
Married5,2433.2262.3
Female3,3053.2921.1
Male9983.2441

3.09

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Hagerstown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1234.22%
9th to 12th Grade3,12211.74%
High School Graduate10,26638.62%
Some College5,78121.75%
Associates Degree1,9707.41%
Bachelors Degree2,6399.93%
Graduate Degree1,6846.33%
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Hagerstown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hagerstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White19,40216,2403,181
Black4,0253,575602
Hispanic1,8181,355112
2+ Races763747164
Asian695548271
Other Race4752569
Islander3711
Native American33338

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 asian people with a rate of 38.99%.

Hagerstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,632$36,831$26,831
Less Than 9th Grade$25,276$24,647$25,920
High School Graduate$25,902$37,230$19,773
Some College$32,140$34,422$30,118
Bachelors Degree$42,361$51,250$33,073
Graduate Degree$69,159$91,188$64,155

$31,632

Average Earnings

$36,831

Average Male

$26,831

Average Female

Hagerstown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hagerstown Language by Age

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Hagerstown Language

87.98% of Hagerstown residents speak only English, while 12.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.28% of the population.

Hagerstown Language

Hagerstown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,3505,22720.62%
Black6,8542,66538.88%
Multiple2,8571,17741.20%
Hispanic3,61496826.78%
Other364NaN%
Asian1,14731627.55%

25.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.81%

Male Poverty Rate

28.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hagerstown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hagerstown is Multiple, with 41.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hagerstown is Hispanic, with 26.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.06%.

Hagerstown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.31%
High School21.82%
Some College19.52%
Bachelors or Greater7.13%

Hagerstown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed39.55%
Male Unemployed33.50%
Female Employed16.01%
Male Employed9.54%

Hagerstown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hagerstown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,800$55,260
Families$47,260$62,438
Married Families$70,748-
Non Families$26,439$40,677
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Income by Household Type

Hagerstown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.2%

Male Marriage Rate

36.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Hagerstown Married by Age and Sex

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Hagerstown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hagerstown Marital Status by Race

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Hagerstown Marital Status

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2,250

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam692
First Gulf War555
Second Gulf War516
Korea117
World War II88

Hagerstown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54600
65 to 74528
75+464
55 to 64355
18 to 34303

Hagerstown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6947.45%
Black47110.30%
Hispanic683.23%
2+ Races687.46%
Islander1129.73%
Asian60.77%

Hagerstown Veterans by Race

Hagerstown Veterans by Education

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13.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hagerstown Veterans by Education

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62.3%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hagerstown Employment by Age

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Hagerstown Employment by Race

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Hagerstown Employment by Education

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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63.02%

Born in Hagerstown

92.14%

Native Born

7.86%

Foreign Born

3.54%

Non Citizen

4.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.14% of Hagerstown residents were born in the United States, with 63.02% having been born in Maryland. 3.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hagerstown Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202239,995-35-0.09%
202140,030-35-0.09%
202040,065-35-0.09%
201940,100-35-0.09%
201840,135-51-0.13%
201740,186340.08%
201640,152-38-0.09%
201540,190270.07%
201440,163830.21%
201340,080290.07%
201240,051540.14%
201139,9972180.55%
201039,7793,0920.81%
200036,6871,2420.34%
199035,4451,3130.38%
198034,132-1,730-0.49%
197035,862-798-0.22%
196036,6604000.11%
195036,2603,7691.10%
194032,4911,6300.52%
193030,8612,7970.95%
192028,06411,5575.45%
191016,5072,9161.96%
190013,5913,4732.99%
189010,1183,4914.32%
18806,6278481.38%
18705,7791,6473.41%
18604,1322530.63%
18503,8792540.68%
18403,6252540.73%
18303,3710.00%

Hagerstown Population by Year