Jessup, Maryland Population 2020

8,359

Jessup is a city located in Maryland. Jessup has a 2020 population of 8,359. Jessup is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 17.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,137 in 2010. Jessup reached it's highest population of 9,264 in 2011.

The average household income in Jessup is $139,355 with a poverty rate of 0.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,211 per month, and the median house value is $377,000. The median age in Jessup is 37 years, 38.3 years for males, and 33.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 275.0 males.

Jessup Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 52.40%
  • White: 40.47%
  • Other race: 3.76%
  • Two or more races: 2.37%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jessup, Maryland is 8,359, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,359.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,137.

Jessup, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,38052.40%
White3,38340.47%
Some Other Race3143.76%
Two or More Races1982.37%
Asian560.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.33%

Jessup Population Pyramid 2020

Jessup Median Age

37


Total

38.3


Male

33.6


Female

Jessup Adults

There are 7,958 adults, (216 of whom are seniors) in Jessup.

Jessup Age Dependency

8

Age Dependency Ratio

2.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

5.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jessup Sex Ratio

Female

2,229

26.67%

Male

6,130

73.33%

Jessup Households and Families

Jessup Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jessup Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All91.1%8.9%
Non Family51.9%48.1%
Female0%0%

91.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5742.9591.1
Married4003.29100
Non Family1061.1251.9
Male683.81100
Female00

3.24

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jessup Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3134.40%
9th to 12th Grade1,45620.47%
High School Graduate2,82039.65%
Some College1,67023.48%
Associates Degree3735.24%
Bachelors Degree3565.00%
Graduate Degree1251.76%

Jessup Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,8052,74552
White2,7092,142366
Hispanic47931946
Other Race184119
Multiple Races158155
Asian565617
Native American2819

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,034$40,103$
Less Than High School$41,823$46,521$25,122
High School Grad$26,500$$28,397
Some College$$22,381$
Bachelors Degree$101,771$100,469$107,315
Graduate Degree$91,765$92,279$

$40,034

Average Earnings

$40,103

Average Male

$

Average Female

Jessup Language

Jessup Language by Age

Jessup Language

86.97% of Jessup residents speak only English, while 13.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.46% of the population.

Jessup Poverty

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Jessup Income

Jessup Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$108,939$139,355
Families$145,179$149,883
Married Families$149,141-
Non Families$83,478$69,117

Jessup Marital Status

Jessup Marital Status

Marriage Rates

17.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

15.3%

Male Marriage Rate

25.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Jessup Married by Age and Sex

Jessup 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.

Jessup Marital Status by Race

Jessup Veterans

268

Number of Veterans

239

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War129
Second Gulf War65
Vietnam52
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54133
55 to 6488
18 to 3425
65 to 7422
75+
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1292.95%
White1163.74%
2 or More178.59%
Hispanic81.41%
Indian621.43%

$Jessup Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jessup Employment Status

11.9%

Labor Force Participation

11.9%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Jessup 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

66.20%

Born in Maryland

95.20%

Native Born

4.80%

Foreign Born

2.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.20% of Jessup residents were born in the United States, with 66.20% having been born in Maryland. 2.91% 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
20208,3590.00%
20198,3590.00%
20188,359-33-0.39%
20178,3927379.63%
20167,655-16-0.21%
20157,6711361.80%
20147,535-533-6.61%
20138,068-350-4.16%
20128,418-846-9.13%
20119,2642,12729.80%
20107,1370.00%