Allegany County, Maryland Population 2022

Allegany County, Maryland's estimated population is 68,841 with a growth rate of -0.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allegany County, Maryland is the 17th largest county in Maryland. The 2010 Population was 74,965 and has seen a growth of -8.17% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17904,8090.00%
18006,3031,49431.07%
18106,9096069.61%
18208,6541,74525.26%
183010,6091,95522.59%
184015,6905,08147.89%
185022,7697,07945.12%
186028,3485,57924.50%
187038,53610,18835.94%
188038,012-524-1.36%
189041,5713,5599.36%
190053,69412,12329.16%
191062,4118,71716.23%
192069,9387,52712.06%
193079,0989,16013.10%
194086,9737,8759.96%
195089,5562,5832.97%
196084,169-5,387-6.02%
197084,044-125-0.15%
198080,548-3,496-4.16%
199074,946-5,602-6.95%
201074,965190.03%
201174,572-393-0.52%
201273,947-625-0.84%
201373,576-371-0.50%
201473,020-556-0.76%
201572,462-558-0.76%
201672,053-409-0.56%
201771,352-701-0.97%
201870,941-411-0.58%
201970,416-525-0.74%
202069,891-525-0.75%
202169,366-525-0.75%
202268,841-525-0.76%
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Allegany County, Maryland Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62,42087.91%
Black or African American5,9548.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native1170.16%
Asian6740.95%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.01%
Some Other Race1630.23%
Two or More Races1,6682.35%
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Allegany County, Maryland Population by Race

Allegany County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2022

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Allegany County, Maryland Median Age

41.4


Total

39.2


Male

44.7


Female

Allegany County, Maryland Adults

There are 58,697 adults, (14,319 of whom are seniors) in Allegany County, Maryland.

Allegany County, Maryland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Allegany County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

33,673

47.43%

Male

37,329

52.57%

Allegany County, Maryland Population by Age

Allegany County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Allegany County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All69.1%30.9%
Male61.3%38.7%
Non Family53.3%46.7%
Female48.6%51.4%

69.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Allegany County, Maryland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,3692.2869.1
Married12,2502.9588.9
Male1,2492.9761.3
Female3,0843.0348.6
Non Family10,7861.2453.3

2.87

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Allegany County, Maryland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1462.30%
9th to 12th Grade3,9197.87%
High School Graduate20,19340.54%
Some College10,15320.38%
Associates Degree4,7629.56%
Bachelors Degree5,69511.43%
Graduate Degree3,9407.91%
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Allegany County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Allegany County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander443
Asian431401217
Other Race767628
White44,13340,3959,195
Native American87528
Hispanic74159464
2+ Races60857348
Black3,9122,80072

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 islander people with a rate of 75.00%.

Allegany County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,902$42,996$29,618
Less Than 9th Grade$21,875$31,414$13,413
High School Graduate$30,160$37,547$25,737
Some College$32,474$42,982$27,679
Bachelors Degree$49,680$53,602$44,269
Graduate Degree$59,586$69,421$58,304

$35,902

Average Earnings

$42,996

Average Male

$29,618

Average Female

Allegany County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Allegany County, Maryland Language by Age

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Allegany County, Maryland Language

96.34% of Allegany County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 3.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Allegany County, Maryland Language

Allegany County, Maryland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native744560.81%
Black97542143.18%
Multiple1,35144332.79%
Hispanic86719322.26%
Asian61313221.53%
White58,8638,57814.57%
Other36NaN%

15.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.76%

Male Poverty Rate

16.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allegany County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allegany County, Maryland is Native, with 60.81% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.15%.

Allegany County, Maryland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.92%
High School14.50%
Some College11.16%
Bachelors or Greater5.05%

Allegany County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.84%
Male Unemployed41.37%
Female Employed10.05%
Female Unemployed38.96%

Allegany County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Allegany County, Maryland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,449$62,389
Families$62,954$75,692
Married Families$73,264-
Non Families$29,389$39,745
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Income by Household Type

Allegany County, Maryland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Allegany County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

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Allegany County, Maryland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Allegany County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

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Allegany County, Maryland Marital Status

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5,073

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War785
First Gulf War913
Vietnam1,651
Korea460
World War II137

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34312
35 to 541,160
55 to 64900
65 to 741,224
75+1,477

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,7789.28%
Black1462.64%
Native American21.90%
Asian356.19%
Islander350.00%
Other Race1110.48%
2+ Races9811.44%
Hispanic12812.60%

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans by Education

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8.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allegany County, Maryland Veterans by Education

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Allegany County, Maryland Employment by Age

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Allegany County, Maryland Employment by Race

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Allegany County, Maryland 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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73.06%

Born in Allegany County, Maryland

98.03%

Native Born

1.97%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

1.08%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.03% of Allegany County, Maryland residents were born in the United States, with 73.06% having been born in Maryland. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Allegany County, Maryland Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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