North Potomac, Maryland Population 2020

24,148
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North Potomac is a city located in Maryland. North Potomac has a 2020 population of 24,148. North Potomac is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,410 in 2010. North Potomac reached it's highest population of 24,410 in 2010.

The average household income in North Potomac is $187,768 with a poverty rate of 2.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,130 per month, and the median house value is $663,300. The median age in North Potomac is 43.4 years, 44 years for males, and 43.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

North Potomac Demographics

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

  • White: 51.94%
  • Asian: 35.75%
  • Black or African American: 7.25%
  • Two or more races: 3.49%
  • Other race: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of North Potomac, Maryland is 24,148, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 24,148.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 24,410.

North Potomac, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,54251.94%
Asian8,63435.75%
Black or African American1,7517.25%
Two or More Races8423.49%
Some Other Race3301.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native490.20%
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North Potomac Population Pyramid 2020

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North Potomac Median Age

43.4


Total

44


Male

43.1


Female

North Potomac Adults

There are 17,990 adults, (3,428 of whom are seniors) in North Potomac.

North Potomac Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

North Potomac Sex Ratio

Female

12,536

51.91%

Male

11,612

48.09%

North Potomac Households and Families

North Potomac Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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North Potomac Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
All83.1%16.9%
Male73.8%26.2%
Female63.2%36.8%
Non Family59%41%

83.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9673.0383.1
Married6,1313.2889.4
Non Family9761.1459
Female6963.4963.2
Male1642.9573.8

3.25

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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North Potomac Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1681.03%
9th to 12th Grade1931.18%
High School Graduate1,2497.65%
Some College1,3228.10%
Associates Degree5893.61%
Bachelors Degree5,03230.84%
Graduate Degree7,76447.58%
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North Potomac Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3238,2466,674
Asian5,9565,7914,897
Hispanic897825523
Black891890519
Multiple Races267221198
Other Race214186145
Native American494917

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 82.22%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$86,406$107,152$62,995
Less Than High School$54,519$$
High School Grad$35,216$54,821$26,875
Some College$43,952$48,750$36,667
Bachelors Degree$71,750$103,625$48,229
Graduate Degree$107,685$124,079$90,240

$86,406

Average Earnings

$107,152

Average Male

$62,995

Average Female

North Potomac Language

North Potomac Language by Age

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North Potomac Language

55.10% of North Potomac residents speak only English, while 44.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 26.81% of the population.

North Potomac Poverty

North Potomac Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,6362301.98%
Asian8,6341842.13%
Black1,7501247.09%
Hispanic1,378151.09%
Multiple842111.31%
Other33010.30%

2.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.43%

Male Poverty Rate

2.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Potomac

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Potomac is Black, with 7.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Potomac is Other, with 0.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.00%.

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Name Poverty
High School7.93%
Less Than High School4.71%
Some College1.78%
Bachelors or Greater1.58%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.50%
Female Unemployed8.14%
Female Employed2.02%
Male Employed0.70%

North Potomac Income

North Potomac Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$159,232$187,768
Families$174,413$200,903
Married Families$189,625-
Non Families$51,389$85,138
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North Potomac Marital Status

North Potomac Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

67.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.4%

Female Marriage Rate

North Potomac Married by Age and Sex

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North Potomac Marriage

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

North Potomac Marital Status by Race

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North Potomac Veterans

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605

Number of Veterans

561

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam317
Second Gulf War123
First Gulf War114
Korea36
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74279
35 to 54115
75+100
55 to 6469
18 to 3442
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Name Veterans % of Total
White4554.68%
Asian771.19%
Black635.64%
Hispanic212.14%
2 or More51.49%
Other52.13%

North Potomac Veterans by Education

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4.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Potomac Employment Status

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69.7%

Labor Force Participation

67.6%

Employment Rate

2.5%

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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25.55%

Born in Maryland

63.35%

Native Born

36.65%

Foreign Born

11.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

63.35% of North Potomac residents were born in the United States, with 25.55% having been born in Maryland. 11.40% 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
202024,1480.00%
201924,1480.00%
201824,148-88-0.36%
201724,236880.36%
201624,148610.25%
201524,087840.35%
201424,003980.41%
201323,905-315-1.30%
201224,220-41-0.17%
201124,261-149-0.61%
201024,4100.00%