Potomac is a city located in Montgomery County Maryland. Potomac has a 2020 population of 45,940. Potomac is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 44,965 in 2010.
The average household income in Potomac is $254,008 with a poverty rate of 3.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,024 per month, and the median house value is $905,800. The median age in Potomac is 47.4 years, 45.7 years for males, and 49 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Potomacwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 89.77%.
63.64% of Potomac residents speak only English, while 36.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 14.02% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Potomac is Multiple, with 7.24% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Potomac is Hispanic, with 1.50% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.59%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Potomac
72.01% of Potomac residents were born in the United States, with 20.76% having been born in Maryland. 8.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.