North East, Maryland Population 2020

3,624

North East is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 3,624, it is the 55th largest city in Maryland and the 5677th largest city in the United States. North East is currently declining at a rate of -0.11% annually but its population has increased by 1.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,572 in 2010. North East reached it's highest population of 3,632 in 2018. Spanning over 2 miles, North East has a population density of 1,792 people per square mile.

The average household income in North East is $66,569 with a poverty rate of 9.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $851 per month, and the median house value is $198,600. The median age in North East is 34.9 years, 34.4 years for males, and 35.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.9 males.

North East Demographics

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

  • White: 82.34%
  • Black or African American: 14.10%
  • Two or more races: 2.73%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of North East, Maryland is 3,624, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,632.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,572.

North East, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,98482.34%
Black or African American51114.10%
Two or More Races992.73%
Asian300.83%

North East Population Pyramid 2020

North East Median Age

34.9


Total

34.4


Male

35.1


Female

North East Adults

There are 2,701 adults, (561 of whom are seniors) in North East.

North East Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

North East Sex Ratio

Female

1,971

54.39%

Male

1,653

45.61%

North East Households and Families

North East Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

North East Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
Male76.3%23.8%
All56.1%43.9%
Female48.5%51.5%
Non Family25%75%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5662.3156.1
Married7323.1380.7
Non Family5911.0725
Female1632.9948.5
Male802.7376.3

3.02

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

North East Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1164.71%
9th to 12th Grade37515.23%
High School Graduate87535.53%
Some College49720.18%
Associates Degree1134.59%
Bachelors Degree38215.51%
Graduate Degree1054.26%

North East Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0811,726432
Black29120936
Hispanic866619
Multiple Races3818
Asian14

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 82.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 22.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,390$57,750$36,549
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$35,625$37,647$31,573
Some College$44,038$63,935$37,305
Bachelors Degree$71,071$71,786$53,571
Graduate Degree$58,603$$

$42,390

Average Earnings

$57,750

Average Male

$36,549

Average Female

North East Language

North East Language by Age

North East Language

95.32% of North East residents speak only English, while 4.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

North East Poverty

North East Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,9451896.42%
Black5117514.68%
Hispanic1463926.71%
Asian3030100.00%
Multiple992020.20%

9.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.77%

Male Poverty Rate

10.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North East

The race most likely to be in poverty in North East is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North East is White, with 6.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.48%
Some College5.08%
High School4.91%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.18%
Female Employed5.99%
Male Employed3.35%
Male Unemployed0.00%

North East Income

North East Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,500$66,569
Families$87,813$83,706
Married Families$93,083-
Non Families$31,569$35,812

North East Marital Status

North East Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

North East Married by Age and Sex

North East Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

North East Marital Status by Race

North East Veterans

202

Number of Veterans

152

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War74
First Gulf War68
Vietnam60
Korea13
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5484
55 to 6449
65 to 7429
18 to 3427
75+13
Name Veterans % of Total
White1878.22%
Black154.19%

$North East Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

North East Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

North East 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

55.55%

Born in Maryland

96.03%

Native Born

3.97%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.03% of North East residents were born in the United States, with 55.55% having been born in Maryland. 1.19% 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
20203,624-4-0.11%
20193,628-4-0.11%
20183,63290.25%
20173,623-4-0.11%
20163,62760.17%
20153,621110.30%
20143,61060.17%
20133,60450.14%
20123,59970.19%
20113,592140.39%
20103,5788452.73%
20002,7330.00%