Thurmont, Maryland Population 2022

7,387
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Thurmont is a city located in Frederick County Maryland. Thurmont has a 2020 population of 7,387. Thurmont is currently growing at a rate of 2.27% annually and its population has increased by 19.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,203 in 2010.

The average household income in Thurmont is $98,474 with a poverty rate of 4.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,024 per month, and the median house value is $263,900. The median age in Thurmont is 40.9 years, 38.5 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.

Thurmont Demographics

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

  • White: 92.98%
  • Two or more races: 4.42%
  • Other race: 1.52%
  • Black or African American: 1.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Thurmont, Maryland is 7,387 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,387.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,203.

Thurmont, Maryland Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,30792.98%
Black or African American731.08%
Some Other Race1031.52%
Two or More Races3004.42%
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Thurmont Population by Race

Thurmont Population Pyramid 2022

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Thurmont Median Age

41.9


Total

37.6


Male

45


Female

Thurmont Adults

There are 5,145 adults, (1,171 of whom are seniors) in Thurmont.

Thurmont Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Thurmont Sex Ratio

Female

3,441

50.73%

Male

3,342

49.27%

Thurmont Population by Age

Thurmont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thurmont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
All80.2%19.8%
Non Family70.1%29.9%
Male66.4%33.6%
Female56.9%43.1%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thurmont Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5902.6280.2
Married1,4563.0691.7
Male1073.0266.4
Female3643.4356.9
Non Family6631.1570.1

3.05

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Thurmont Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1432.98%
9th to 12th Grade3136.52%
High School Graduate1,69435.29%
Some College91319.02%
Associates Degree55211.50%
Bachelors Degree71614.92%
Graduate Degree4699.77%
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Thurmont Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thurmont Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black595943
White4,4404,0191,093
Hispanic20418031
2+ Races19519526
Other Race5116

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 72.88%.

Thurmont Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,314$60,009$40,172
Less Than 9th Grade$34,833$47,206$2,500
High School Graduate$46,167$52,937$31,520
Some College$55,181$60,000$45,833
Bachelors Degree$56,250$68,036$41,207
Graduate Degree$81,827$113,269$57,863

$53,314

Average Earnings

$60,009

Average Male

$40,172

Average Female

Thurmont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thurmont Language by Age

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Thurmont Language

97.85% of Thurmont residents speak only English, while 2.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Thurmont Language

Thurmont Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,1622524.09%
Other68NaN%
Hispanic4036816.87%
Multiple300103.33%

4.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.83%

Male Poverty Rate

5.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thurmont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thurmont is White, with 4.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thurmont is Multiple, with 3.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.37%.

Thurmont Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade6.14%
High School5.37%
Some College3.89%
Bachelors or Greater1.10%

Thurmont Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.25%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.25%
Female Unemployed25.56%

Thurmont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thurmont Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,654$99,486
Families$97,607$112,773
Married Families$112,102-
Non Families$45,781$50,433
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Income by Household Type

Thurmont Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Thurmont Married by Age and Sex

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Thurmont 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.

Thurmont Marital Status by Race

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Thurmont Marital Status

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472

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War50
First Gulf War166
Vietnam121
Korea
World War II

Thurmont Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3440
35 to 54124
55 to 64111
65 to 7486
75+111

Thurmont Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4539.36%
2+ Races199.74%
Hispanic94.39%

Thurmont Veterans by Race

Thurmont Veterans by Education

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7.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thurmont Veterans by Education

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69.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Thurmont Employment by Age

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Thurmont Employment by Race

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Thurmont 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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57.11%

Born in Thurmont

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.16%

Non Citizen

0.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.89% of Thurmont residents were born in the United States, with 57.11% having been born in Maryland. 0.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Thurmont Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19802,9340.00%
19903,3984641.48%
20005,5882,1905.10%
20106,2036151.05%
20116,294911.47%
20126,364701.11%
20136,409450.71%
20146,436270.42%
20156,454180.28%
20166,511570.88%
20176,607961.47%
20186,7311241.88%
20196,8951642.44%
20207,0591642.38%
20217,2231642.32%
20227,3871642.27%

Thurmont Population by Year