Seat Pleasant, Maryland Population 2020

4,776

Seat Pleasant is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 4,776, it is the 46th largest city in Maryland and the 4883rd largest city in the United States. Seat Pleasant is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,542 in 2010. Seat Pleasant reached it's highest population of 7,217 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Seat Pleasant has a population density of 6,435 people per square mile.

The average household income in Seat Pleasant is $68,505 with a poverty rate of 17.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,019 per month, and the median house value is $188,900. The median age in Seat Pleasant is 39.1 years, 36.9 years for males, and 43.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.8 males.

Seat Pleasant Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Seat Pleasant was:

  • Black or African American: 79.70%
  • White: 6.58%
  • Two or more races: 6.18%
  • Other race: 3.91%
  • Native American: 3.34%
  • Asian: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Seat Pleasant, Maryland is 4,776, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,776.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,542.

Seat Pleasant, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,79379.70%
White3136.58%
Two or More Races2946.18%
Some Other Race1863.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native1593.34%
Asian140.29%

Seat Pleasant Population Pyramid 2020

Seat Pleasant Median Age

39.1


Total

36.9


Male

43.8


Female

Seat Pleasant Adults

There are 3,499 adults, (705 of whom are seniors) in Seat Pleasant.

Seat Pleasant Age Dependency

70.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Seat Pleasant Sex Ratio

Female

2,394

50.30%

Male

2,365

49.70%

Seat Pleasant Households and Families

Seat Pleasant Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Seat Pleasant Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.2%25.8%
Non Family70.1%29.9%
All65.3%34.7%
Male64.7%35.3%
Female52%48%

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6202.9365.3
Non Family5451.0370.1
Female4833.1352
Married4424.6774.2
Male1504.0464.7

3.83

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Seat Pleasant Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1725.33%
9th to 12th Grade36711.36%
High School Graduate1,23538.24%
Some College1,01931.55%
Associates Degree1434.43%
Bachelors Degree2106.50%
Graduate Degree842.60%

Seat Pleasant Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,5692,238236
Hispanic56435658
Other Race18616216
Native American12312336
Multiple Races10330
White8383
Asian1414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 29.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,557$40,176$41,429
Less Than High School$20,093$25,179$
High School Grad$36,402$35,875$45,114
Some College$51,798$54,391$39,196
Bachelors Degree$61,250$$69,643
Graduate Degree$50,714$$50,714

$40,557

Average Earnings

$40,176

Average Male

$41,429

Average Female

Seat Pleasant Language

Seat Pleasant Language by Age

Seat Pleasant Language

84.25% of Seat Pleasant residents speak only English, while 15.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.33% of the population.

Seat Pleasant Poverty

Seat Pleasant Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,79380721.28%
Hispanic869333.80%
White8367.23%

17.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.01%

Male Poverty Rate

20.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Seat Pleasant

The race most likely to be in poverty in Seat Pleasant is Black, with 21.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Seat Pleasant is Hispanic, with 3.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.52%
High School16.44%
Some College6.28%
Bachelors or Greater6.12%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed57.36%
Female Unemployed34.72%
Female Employed6.69%
Male Employed5.60%

Seat Pleasant Income

Seat Pleasant Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,821$68,505
Families$63,860$76,890
Married Families$98,264-
Non Families$48,083$47,964

Seat Pleasant Marital Status

Seat Pleasant Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.0%

Male Marriage Rate

23.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Seat Pleasant Married by Age and Sex

Seat Pleasant 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 45-54.

Seat Pleasant Marital Status by Race

Seat Pleasant Veterans

317

Number of Veterans

289

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam134
Second Gulf War57
Korea23
First Gulf War18
World War II8
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74117
55 to 6485
18 to 3457
75+39
35 to 5419
Name Veterans % of Total
Black2378.70%
Hispanic8011.98%
Indian4830.19%
Other3217.20%

$Seat Pleasant Veterans by Education

9.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Seat Pleasant Employment Status

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Seat Pleasant 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

31.58%

Born in Maryland

83.99%

Native Born

16.01%

Foreign Born

8.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.99% of Seat Pleasant residents were born in the United States, with 31.58% having been born in Maryland. 8.53% 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
20204,7760.00%
20194,7760.00%
20184,77610.02%
20174,7750.00%
20164,775120.25%
20154,763300.63%
20144,733501.07%
20134,683370.80%
20124,646420.91%
20114,604390.85%
20104,565-320-0.68%
20004,885-474-0.92%
19905,3591420.27%
19805,217-2,000-3.19%
19707,2171,8523.01%
19605,3650.00%