Maryland Heights, Missouri Population 2020

26,768
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Maryland Heights is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 26,768, it is the 25th largest city in Missouri and the 1433rd largest city in the United States. Maryland Heights is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -2.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,472 in 2010. Maryland Heights reached it's highest population of 27,439 in 2010. Spanning over 23 miles, Maryland Heights has a population density of 1,223 people per square mile.

The average household income in Maryland Heights is $77,961 with a poverty rate of 10.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,004 per month, and the median house value is $156,900. The median age in Maryland Heights is 36.6 years, 34.6 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.3 males.

Maryland Heights Demographics

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

  • White: 67.75%
  • Asian: 14.98%
  • Black or African American: 13.23%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Other race: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Maryland Heights, Missouri is 26,768, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 27,016.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 27,472.

Maryland Heights, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,37967.75%
Asian4,06314.98%
Black or African American3,58913.23%
Two or More Races9083.35%
Some Other Race1650.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.09%
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Maryland Heights Population Pyramid 2020

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Maryland Heights Median Age

36.6


Total

34.6


Male

38.9


Female

Maryland Heights Adults

There are 22,323 adults, (4,001 of whom are seniors) in Maryland Heights.

Maryland Heights Age Dependency

48.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Maryland Heights Sex Ratio

Female

13,677

50.42%

Male

13,451

49.58%

Maryland Heights Households and Families

Maryland Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Maryland Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.4%32.6%
Male56.4%43.6%
All56%44%
Female48.9%51.1%
Non Family46.4%53.6%

56.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,7872.2556
Non Family5,0981.3346.4
Married5,0252.9567.4
Female1,2632.9748.9
Male4012.9356.4

2.89

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Maryland Heights Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3932.01%
9th to 12th Grade8444.32%
High School Graduate3,84119.68%
Some College4,13921.21%
Associates Degree1,5858.12%
Bachelors Degree5,16926.48%
Graduate Degree3,54618.17%
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Maryland Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,46112,7465,129
Asian2,9542,7432,484
Black2,0741,881699
Hispanic606499189
Multiple Races427416187
Other Race1339437
Native American2424

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 asian people with a rate of 84.09%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,757$53,878$35,541
Less Than High School$28,199$30,670$17,222
High School Grad$28,583$31,618$25,127
Some College$31,978$34,025$31,157
Bachelors Degree$54,106$63,853$42,169
Graduate Degree$75,212$85,727$61,162

$41,757

Average Earnings

$53,878

Average Male

$35,541

Average Female

Maryland Heights Language

Maryland Heights Language by Age

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Maryland Heights Language

79.18% of Maryland Heights residents speak only English, while 20.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.78% of the population.

Maryland Heights Poverty

Maryland Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,1561,1316.59%
Black3,46990226.00%
Hispanic94936037.93%
Multiple89427630.87%
Asian4,0631874.60%
Other1655130.91%

10.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.10%

Male Poverty Rate

10.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Maryland Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Maryland Heights is Hispanic, with 37.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Maryland Heights is Asian, with 4.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.75%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.56%
Some College9.65%
High School6.71%
Bachelors or Greater4.25%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.65%
Male Unemployed28.05%
Male Employed6.90%
Female Employed5.04%

Maryland Heights Income

Maryland Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,594$77,961
Families$78,008$94,225
Married Families$86,950-
Non Families$43,079$54,785
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Maryland Heights Marital Status

Maryland Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.6%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Maryland Heights Marital Status by Race

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Maryland Heights Veterans

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1,522

Number of Veterans

1,424

Male Veterans

98

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam469
Second Gulf War392
First Gulf War203
Korea172
World War II72
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74391
18 to 34350
75+340
35 to 54274
55 to 64167
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3058.29%
Black1776.31%
Indian24100.00%
Hispanic152.20%
2 or More81.79%
Asian80.26%

Maryland Heights Veterans by Education

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7.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Maryland Heights Employment Status

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71.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.7%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

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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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57.81%

Born in Missouri

81.75%

Native Born

18.25%

Foreign Born

12.86%

Non Citizen

5.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.75% of Maryland Heights residents were born in the United States, with 57.81% having been born in Missouri. 12.86% 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
202026,768-124-0.46%
201926,892-124-0.46%
201827,016480.18%
201726,968-124-0.46%
201627,092-206-0.75%
201527,298-39-0.14%
201427,337-31-0.11%
201327,368-47-0.17%
201227,415-17-0.06%
201127,432-7-0.03%
201027,4391,6830.63%
200025,7563490.14%
199025,40719,73116.17%
19805,676-3,124-4.29%
19708,8006,80015.97%
19602,0001,0003.53%
19401,0000.00%