Maryland Heights, Missouri Population 2022

28,446
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Maryland Heights is a city located in St. Louis County Missouri. With a 2020 population of 28,446, it is the 26th largest city in Missouri and the 1603rd largest city in the United States. Maryland Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.29% annually and its population has increased by 0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,284 in 2020. Spanning over 23 miles, Maryland Heights has a population density of 1,300 people per square mile.

The average household income in Maryland Heights is $79,978 with a poverty rate of 7.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,025 per month, and the median house value is $162,800. The median age in Maryland Heights is 36.9 years, 34.8 years for males, and 39.1 years for females.

Maryland Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Maryland Heightswas:

  • White: 63.79%
  • Asian: 17.70%
  • Black or African American: 12.83%
  • Two or more races: 3.46%
  • Other race: 1.92%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Maryland Heights, Missouri is 28,446 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,284.

Maryland Heights, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,22163.79%
Black or African American3,46312.83%
Asian4,77717.70%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander830.31%
Some Other Race5171.92%
Two or More Races9353.46%
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Maryland Heights Population by Race

Maryland Heights Population Pyramid 2022

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Maryland Heights Median Age

36.4


Total

34.9


Male

38.1


Female

Maryland Heights Adults

There are 22,019 adults, (3,668 of whom are seniors) in Maryland Heights.

Maryland Heights Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Maryland Heights Sex Ratio

Female

13,951

51.68%

Male

13,045

48.32%

Maryland Heights Population by Age

Maryland Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Maryland Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64.2%35.8%
Female59.2%40.8%
Male55.4%44.6%
All55.2%44.8%
Non Family45.2%54.8%

55.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Maryland Heights Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,9802.255.2
Married5,1722.8864.2
Male4042.9555.4
Female1,2613.1159.2
Non Family5,1431.2545.2

2.87

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Maryland Heights Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2781.43%
9th to 12th Grade6203.20%
High School Graduate3,46117.86%
Some College3,47517.93%
Associates Degree1,6928.73%
Bachelors Degree5,53328.56%
Graduate Degree4,31722.28%
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Maryland Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Maryland Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian3,4923,4373,295
White12,99012,4145,423
Black1,9691,841800
2+ Races446431173
Hispanic494370169
Other Race23816449

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 98.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 94.36%.

Maryland Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,225$62,768$44,163
Less Than 9th Grade$26,836$26,797$27,583
High School Graduate$31,122$41,186$20,590
Some College$36,072$36,753$35,601
Bachelors Degree$61,218$72,806$51,528
Graduate Degree$77,068$91,682$66,740

$52,225

Average Earnings

$62,768

Average Male

$44,163

Average Female

Maryland Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Maryland Heights Language by Age

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Maryland Heights Language

77.08% of Maryland Heights residents speak only English, while 22.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 9.77% of the population.

Maryland Heights Language

Maryland Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic96223324.22%
Black3,33470321.09%
Multiple93513714.65%
White16,3728305.07%
Asian4,777270.57%
Other72NaN%

7.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.51%

Male Poverty Rate

7.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Maryland Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Maryland Heights is Hispanic, with 24.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Maryland Heights is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.27%.

Maryland Heights Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.11%
High School5.84%
Some College7.22%
Bachelors or Greater2.40%

Maryland Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.42%
Male Unemployed25.86%
Female Employed3.26%
Female Unemployed66.32%

Maryland Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Maryland Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$69,973$84,811
Families$89,805$101,699
Married Families$102,763-
Non Families$52,753$60,262
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Income by Household Type

Maryland Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Maryland Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Maryland Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Maryland Heights Marital Status by Race

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Maryland Heights Marital Status

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1,352

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War282
First Gulf War130
Vietnam591
Korea77
World War II38

Maryland Heights Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34255
35 to 54125
55 to 64201
65 to 74468
75+303

Maryland Heights Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2018.08%
Black933.67%
Islander58100.00%

Maryland Heights Veterans by Race

Maryland Heights Veterans by Education

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5.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Maryland Heights Veterans by Education

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71%

Labor Force Participation

68.6%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Maryland Heights Employment by Age

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Maryland Heights Employment by Race

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Maryland Heights 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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54.40%

Born in Maryland Heights

79.14%

Native Born

20.86%

Foreign Born

14.95%

Non Citizen

5.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.14% of Maryland Heights residents were born in the United States, with 54.40% having been born in Missouri. 14.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Maryland Heights Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19401,0000.00%
19602,0001,0003.53%
19708,8006,80015.97%
19805,676-3,124-4.29%
199025,40719,73116.17%
200025,7563490.14%
201027,4721,7160.65%
201127,553810.29%
201227,634810.29%
201327,715810.29%
201427,796810.29%
201527,877810.29%
201627,958810.29%
201728,039810.29%
201828,120810.29%
201928,201810.29%
202028,284830.29%
202128,365810.29%
202228,446810.29%

Maryland Heights Population by Year