Hyattsville, Maryland Population 2020

18,235

Hyattsville is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 18,235, it is the 14th largest city in Maryland and the 1992nd largest city in the United States. Hyattsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually but its population has increased by 3.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,557 in 2010. Hyattsville reached it's highest population of 18,261 in 2016. Spanning over 3 miles, Hyattsville has a population density of 6,807 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hyattsville is $89,046 with a poverty rate of 12.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,389 per month, and the median house value is $313,500. The median age in Hyattsville is 34.4 years, 31.9 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Hyattsville Demographics

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

  • Other race: 30.95%
  • White: 30.40%
  • Black or African American: 29.51%
  • Two or more races: 4.21%
  • Asian: 4.15%
  • Native American: 0.77%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hyattsville, Maryland is 18,235, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,243.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,557.

Hyattsville, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Some Other Race5,63630.95%
White5,53630.40%
Black or African American5,37429.51%
Two or More Races7664.21%
Asian7564.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native1410.77%

Hyattsville Population Pyramid 2020

Hyattsville Median Age

34.4


Total

31.9


Male

36.5


Female

Hyattsville Adults

There are 13,776 adults, (1,607 of whom are seniors) in Hyattsville.

Hyattsville Age Dependency

49.6

Age Dependency Ratio

13.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hyattsville Sex Ratio

Female

9,303

51.09%

Male

8,906

48.91%

Hyattsville Households and Families

Hyattsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hyattsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.2%37.8%
All46.9%53.1%
Female45.2%54.8%
Non Family37.4%62.6%
Male18.8%81.2%

46.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4142.8346.9
Married2,5483.5362.2
Non Family2,3551.3937.4
Female9733.8845.2
Male5383.9918.8

3.46

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hyattsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,43911.64%
9th to 12th Grade7756.27%
High School Graduate2,74222.18%
Some College2,47220.00%
Associates Degree5634.55%
Bachelors Degree2,08616.88%
Graduate Degree2,28418.48%

Hyattsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic4,0162,254400
Black4,0143,8371,402
White3,4653,3132,101
Other Race3,1431,684233
Asian615517351
Multiple Races346310133
Native American1086145

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.61%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 60.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,248$42,655$41,102
Less Than High School$25,146$29,821$20,106
High School Grad$32,230$38,200$25,411
Some College$41,477$45,278$35,993
Bachelors Degree$56,538$58,929$55,513
Graduate Degree$66,974$63,500$70,175

$42,248

Average Earnings

$42,655

Average Male

$41,102

Average Female

Hyattsville Language

Hyattsville Language by Age

Hyattsville Language

55.48% of Hyattsville residents speak only English, while 44.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.96% of the population.

Hyattsville Poverty

Hyattsville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,1701,13115.77%
Other5,63695316.91%
Black5,36671113.25%
White4,3472696.19%
Asian749719.48%
Native1412819.86%
Multiple76570.92%

12.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.06%

Male Poverty Rate

13.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hyattsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hyattsville is Native, with 19.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hyattsville is Multiple, with 0.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.48%
Some College10.85%
High School6.94%
Bachelors or Greater6.77%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.05%
Female Unemployed19.58%
Female Employed6.72%
Male Employed3.99%

Hyattsville Income

Hyattsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,097$89,046
Families$78,039$93,567
Married Families$94,276-
Non Families$59,430$73,571

Hyattsville Marital Status

Hyattsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hyattsville Married by Age and Sex

Hyattsville 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.

Hyattsville Marital Status by Race

Hyattsville Veterans

558

Number of Veterans

490

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam198
First Gulf War139
Second Gulf War128
Korea43
World War II33
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74133
35 to 54122
75+114
55 to 64114
18 to 3475
Name Veterans % of Total
White2766.36%
Black1904.14%
Hispanic771.68%
2 or More6815.38%
Indian2418.60%

$Hyattsville Veterans by Education

1.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hyattsville Employment Status

77.3%

Labor Force Participation

73.3%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hyattsville 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

17.88%

Born in Maryland

66.10%

Native Born

33.90%

Foreign Born

21.22%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

66.10% of Hyattsville residents were born in the United States, with 17.88% having been born in Maryland. 21.22% 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
202018,235-4-0.02%
201918,239-4-0.02%
201818,243-14-0.08%
201718,257-4-0.02%
201618,261240.13%
201518,2371090.60%
201418,1281660.92%
201317,9621310.73%
201217,8311300.73%
201117,7011490.85%
201017,5522,8191.77%
200014,7338690.61%
199013,8641,1550.87%
198012,709-2,289-1.64%
197014,998-170-0.11%
196015,1682,8602.11%
195012,3085,7336.47%
19406,5752,3114.43%
19304,2641,5894.77%
19202,6750.00%