Maryland Heights, Missouri Population 2023

28,527

Maryland Heights is a city located in St. Louis County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 28,527, it is the 26th largest city in Missouri and the 1617th largest city in the United States.Maryland Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually and its population has increased by 0.86% 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 1,304 people per square mile.

The average household income in Maryland Heights is $79,978 with a poverty rate of 8.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Maryland Heights is 36.4 years, 34.9 years for males, and 38.1 years for females.

Maryland Heights Demographics

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

  • 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 28,527 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 2023

Population by Race

White

Asian

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Maryland Heights Population by Race

Maryland Heights Population Pyramid 2023

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

47.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Maryland Heights Sex Ratio

Female13,95151.68%
Male13,04548.32%

Maryland Heights Population by Age

Maryland Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.87

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

55.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Maryland Heights Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Maryland Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Maryland Heights Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 92.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 89.10%.

Maryland Heights Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$52,225

Average Earnings

$62,768

Average Male

$44,163

Average Female

Maryland Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Maryland Heights Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

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 14.38% of the population.

Maryland Heights Language

Maryland Heights Poverty by Race

rate

8.45%

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 30.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Maryland Heights is Asian, with 0.73% 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

Maryland Heights Poverty Rate by Education

Maryland Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Maryland Heights Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Maryland Heights Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Maryland Heights Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Maryland Heights Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,352

Number of Veterans

1,289

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

Maryland Heights Veterans by War

Maryland Heights Veterans by Age

count

Maryland Heights Veterans by Race

Maryland Heights Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Maryland Heights Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

71%

Labor Force Participation

68.6%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Maryland Heights Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Maryland Heights Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Maryland Heights Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

51.93%

Born in Maryland Heights

75.53%

Native Born

19.91%

Foreign Born

14.27%

Non Citizen

5.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.53% of Maryland Heights residents were born in the United States, with 51.93% having been born in Missouri. 14.27% 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: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Maryland Heights Population by Year