Severn, Maryland Population 2022

50,496
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Severn is a city located in Anne Arundel County Maryland. Severn has a 2020 population of 50,496. Severn is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 14.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 44,231 in 2010.

The average household income in Severn is $120,235 with a poverty rate of 6.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,739 per month, and the median house value is $370,200. The median age in Severn is 36.1 years, 35.7 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.

Severn Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Severnwas:

  • White: 48.24%
  • Black or African American: 32.49%
  • Asian: 9.61%
  • Two or more races: 6.61%
  • Other race: 2.96%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Severn, Maryland is 50,496 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 50,496.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 44,231.

Severn, Maryland Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,74748.24%
Black or African American17,34032.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native470.09%
Asian5,1319.61%
Some Other Race1,5792.96%
Two or More Races3,5306.61%
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Severn Population by Race

Severn Population Pyramid 2022

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Severn Median Age

35.6


Total

35.1


Male

36.1


Female

Severn Adults

There are 40,606 adults, (5,631 of whom are seniors) in Severn.

Severn Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Severn Sex Ratio

Female

27,416

51.37%

Male

25,958

48.63%

Severn Population by Age

Severn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Severn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Male71.4%28.6%
All71.2%28.8%
Female58.4%41.6%
Non Family50.7%49.3%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Severn Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,4912.7371.2
Married10,8953.2283.9
Male8112.7871.4
Female2,6293.5758.4
Non Family5,1561.2750.7

3.2

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Severn Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5531.53%
9th to 12th Grade1,3503.74%
High School Graduate7,39820.49%
Some College7,40920.52%
Associates Degree3,4799.64%
Bachelors Degree9,19525.47%
Graduate Degree6,71718.61%
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Severn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Severn Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race761694367
Asian3,8833,2911,851
Hispanic2,2842,1951,071
Black10,82710,3825,002
White17,93317,1567,692
2+ Races1,6101,610529
Native American4747

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 other race people with a rate of 48.23%.

Severn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,319$73,006$49,180
Less Than 9th Grade$25,353$31,791$17,279
High School Graduate$39,916$56,509$30,957
Some College$53,558$61,456$46,446
Bachelors Degree$74,354$85,306$57,220
Graduate Degree$91,462$108,234$77,884

$61,319

Average Earnings

$73,006

Average Male

$49,180

Average Female

Severn Earnings by Educational Attainment

Severn Language by Age

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Severn Language

82.15% of Severn residents speak only English, while 17.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.38% of the population.

Severn Language

Severn Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black17,3081,94711.25%
Hispanic4,0783117.63%
Multiple3,4962627.49%
White23,9565982.50%
Asian5,1311262.46%
Other63NaN%

6.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.25%

Male Poverty Rate

6.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Severn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Severn is Black, with 11.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Severn is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.11%.

Severn Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.78%
High School8.19%
Some College3.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.54%

Severn Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.48%
Male Unemployed15.77%
Female Employed2.30%
Female Unemployed7.76%

Severn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Severn Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$109,948$123,268
Families$121,002$134,887
Married Families$135,752-
Non Families$74,861$86,192
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Income by Household Type

Severn Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Severn Married by Age and Sex

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Severn 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.

Severn Marital Status by Race

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Severn Marital Status

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5,432

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,198
First Gulf War2,622
Vietnam1,257
Korea87
World War II8

Severn Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34507
35 to 542,413
55 to 641,191
65 to 74950
75+371

Severn Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,14715.70%
Black1,99816.06%
Native American48.51%
Asian942.20%
Other Race769.30%
2+ Races1135.80%
Hispanic35414.06%

Severn Veterans by Race

Severn Veterans by Education

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0.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Severn Veterans by Education

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73.6%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Severn Employment by Age

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Severn Employment by Race

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Severn Employment by Education

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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41.99%

Born in Severn

85.32%

Native Born

14.68%

Foreign Born

5.04%

Non Citizen

9.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.32% of Severn residents were born in the United States, with 41.99% having been born in Maryland. 5.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Severn Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201044,2310.00%
201143,270-961-2.17%
201243,6904200.97%
201344,5818912.04%
201445,3968151.83%
201547,4322,0364.48%
201649,0171,5853.34%
201749,076590.12%
201850,0529761.99%
201950,4964440.89%
202050,4960.00%
202150,4960.00%
202250,4960.00%

Severn Population by Year