Anne Arundel County, Maryland Population 2021

Anne Arundel County, Maryland's estimated population is 586,656 with a growth rate of 0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Anne Arundel County, Maryland is the 6th largest county in Maryland. The 2010 Population was 539,284 and has seen a growth of 8.78% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021586,6563,7110.64%
2020582,9453,7110.64%
2019579,2343,7110.64%
2018575,5234,1840.73%
2017571,3394,0850.72%
2016567,2544,2270.75%
2015563,0273,8850.69%
2014559,1423,7250.67%
2013555,4175,0840.92%
2012550,3335,5301.02%
2011544,8035,5191.02%
2010539,284112,04526.23%
1990427,23956,46415.23%
1980370,77573,23624.61%
1970297,53990,90543.99%
1960206,63489,24276.02%
1950117,39249,01771.69%
194068,37513,20823.94%
193055,16711,75927.09%
192043,4083,8559.75%
191039,553-67-0.17%
190039,6205,52616.21%
189034,0945,56819.52%
188028,5264,06916.64%
187024,4575572.33%
186023,900-8,493-26.22%
185032,3932,8619.69%
184029,5321,2374.37%
183028,2951,1304.16%
182027,1654971.86%
181026,6684,04517.88%
180022,623250.11%
179022,5980.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.64%
County Website
Founded
April 9, 1650
County Seat
2010 Population
539,284
Growth Since 2010
8.78%
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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White415,47072.73%
Black or African American95,71016.75%
Two or More Races23,3514.09%
Asian21,6053.78%
Some Other Race13,5782.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1750.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3860.07%
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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Population by Race

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Population Pyramid $2021

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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Median Age

38.3


Total

36.9


Male

39.9


Female

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Adults

There are 443,546 adults, (82,281 of whom are seniors) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Age Dependency

58.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

288,654

50.53%

Male

282,621

49.47%

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Population by Age

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All74.2%25.8%
Male70.4%29.6%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Female59%41%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All209,8142.6474.2
Married112,8663.2484.1
Non Family63,3181.2562.9
Female24,0793.2359
Male9,5513.2970.4

3.16

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,0662.30%
9th to 12th Grade20,7245.27%
High School Graduate93,24223.69%
Some College75,50819.18%
Associates Degree30,7417.81%
Bachelors Degree94,46524.00%
Graduate Degree69,83817.74%
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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White282,108265,875124,291
Black64,01958,79621,415
Hispanic23,86217,8016,762
Asian15,78013,7888,238
2+ Races8,6908,0343,626
Other Race7,7315,0731,571
Native American875716179
Islander29929570

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 98.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.21%.

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$57,900$67,468$48,497
Less Than 9th Grade$31,116$35,994$22,208
High School Graduate$41,168$49,183$32,478
Some College$50,618$62,696$40,447
Bachelors Degree$71,194$87,939$56,847
Graduate Degree$90,835$114,663$76,126

$57,900

Average Earnings

$67,468

Average Male

$48,497

Average Female

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Language by Age

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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Language

88.59% of Anne Arundel County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 11.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.53% of the population.

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Language

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White380,88016,5864.35%
Black89,9789,00910.01%
Hispanic43,2364,1799.67%
Other13,3441,59111.92%
Multiple22,7171,3215.82%
Asian21,1148914.22%
Native1,08815914.61%
Islander31172.25%

5.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.91%

Male Poverty Rate

6.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anne Arundel County, Maryland is Native, with 14.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anne Arundel County, Maryland is Islander, with 2.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.95%.

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.01%
High School7.73%
Some College4.88%
Bachelors or Greater1.94%

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed20.37%
Male Unemployed18.51%
Female Employed3.17%
Male Employed1.89%

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$100,798$124,685
Families$115,941$141,633
Married Families$133,042$158,811
Non Families$62,733$78,438
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Income by Household Type

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

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Anne Arundel 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 35-44.

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Marital Status

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51,093

Number of Veterans

43,153

Male Veterans

7,940

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War17,564
First Gulf War16,349
Vietnam14,841
Korea2,495
World War II1,277

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5415,577
65 to 7410,625
55 to 649,747
75+8,274
18 to 346,870

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White39,72412.41%
Black8,90712.38%
Hispanic2,3058.48%
2+ Races9479.24%
Asian9205.41%
Other Race4855.26%
Native American10210.63%
Islander82.59%

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Veterans by Education

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2.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Veterans by Education

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69.9%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Anne Arundel County, Maryland Employment by Age

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Anne Arundel County, Maryland Employment by Race

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Anne Arundel 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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50.60%

Born in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

91.56%

Native Born

8.44%

Foreign Born

3.74%

Non Citizen

4.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.56% of Anne Arundel County, Maryland residents were born in the United States, with 50.60% having been born in Maryland. 3.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Anne Arundel 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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