Indian Head, Maryland Population 2020

3,801

Indian Head is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 3,801, it is the 53rd largest city in Maryland and the 5545th largest city in the United States. Indian Head is currently declining at a rate of -0.08% annually and its population has decreased by -1.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,844 in 2010. Indian Head reached it's highest population of 3,923 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Indian Head has a population density of 3,086 people per square mile.

The average household income in Indian Head is $75,397 with a poverty rate of 11.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,558 per month, and the median house value is $208,400. The median age in Indian Head is 31.2 years, 29.6 years for males, and 34 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.0 males.

Indian Head Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 51.61%
  • White: 32.94%
  • Two or more races: 8.43%
  • Asian: 4.63%
  • Other race: 1.54%
  • Native American: 0.84%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Indian Head, Maryland is 3,801, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,807.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,844.

Indian Head, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,97151.61%
White1,25832.94%
Two or More Races3228.43%
Asian1774.63%
Some Other Race591.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native320.84%

Indian Head Population Pyramid 2020

Indian Head Median Age

31.2


Total

29.6


Male

34


Female

Indian Head Adults

There are 2,606 adults, (290 of whom are seniors) in Indian Head.

Indian Head Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

12.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Indian Head Sex Ratio

Female

1,919

50.25%

Male

1,900

49.75%

Indian Head Households and Families

Indian Head Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Indian Head Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All69.6%30.4%
Male68.4%31.6%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female60.7%39.3%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3862.7669.6
Married5353.3279.4
Female3943.1960.7
Non Family3811.2265.1
Male764.2668.4

3.23

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Indian Head Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade281.29%
9th to 12th Grade462.11%
High School Graduate80637.02%
Some College58226.73%
Associates Degree1305.97%
Bachelors Degree32815.07%
Graduate Degree25711.81%

Indian Head Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,0581,039316
White729705194
Hispanic15712628
Asian12612623
Multiple Races989835
Other Race3835
Native American2020

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 multiple races people with a rate of 35.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,174$64,028$44,936
Less Than High School$29,241$$
High School Grad$40,036$44,464$31,597
Some College$53,674$73,824$44,955
Bachelors Degree$43,235$43,897$
Graduate Degree$74,081$83,500$73,787

$52,174

Average Earnings

$64,028

Average Male

$44,936

Average Female

Indian Head Language

Indian Head Language by Age

Indian Head Language

89.48% of Indian Head residents speak only English, while 10.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.17% of the population.

Indian Head Poverty

Indian Head Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,96133817.24%
White1,060555.19%
Asian1773519.77%

11.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.53%

Male Poverty Rate

10.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Indian Head

The race most likely to be in poverty in Indian Head is Asian, with 19.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Indian Head is White, with 5.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.86%
High School12.03%
Some College5.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.41%
Male Employed4.11%
Female Employed3.50%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Indian Head Income

Indian Head Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,279$75,397
Families$61,205$75,639
Married Families$77,750-
Non Families$54,402$67,340

Indian Head Marital Status

Indian Head Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Indian Head Married by Age and Sex

Indian Head 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 45-54.

Indian Head Marital Status by Race

Indian Head Veterans

433

Number of Veterans

329

Male Veterans

104

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War154
First Gulf War128
Vietnam57
Korea36
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54172
18 to 34101
55 to 6492
75+48
65 to 7420
Name Veterans % of Total
White19420.17%
Black18614.50%
Hispanic3118.79%
2 or More2537.31%
Asian169.04%
Indian1260.00%

$Indian Head Veterans by Education

6.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Indian Head Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Indian Head 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

44.28%

Born in Maryland

91.31%

Native Born

8.69%

Foreign Born

6.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.31% of Indian Head residents were born in the United States, with 44.28% having been born in Maryland. 6.18% 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
20203,801-3-0.08%
20193,804-3-0.08%
20183,80750.13%
20173,802-3-0.08%
20163,805-40-1.04%
20153,845-17-0.44%
20143,862-54-1.38%
20133,91650.13%
20123,911-12-0.31%
20113,923581.50%
20103,8654431.22%
20003,422-109-0.31%
19903,5310.00%