Laurel is a city located in Prince George's County, Maryland. With a 2020 population of 25,541, it is the 10th largest city in Maryland and the 1499th largest city in the United States. Laurel is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually but its population has increased by 1.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,115 in 2010. Laurel reached it's highest population of 25,944 in 2015. Spanning over 5 miles, Laurel has a population density of 5,305 people per square mile.
The average household income in Laurel is $94,208 with a poverty rate of 8.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,497 per month, and the median house value is $260,000. The median age in Laurel is 35 years, 34 years for males, and 36.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.5 males.