Charles County, Maryland Population 2022

Charles County, Maryland's estimated population is 168,600 with a growth rate of 1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Charles County, Maryland is the 11th largest county in Maryland. The 2010 Population was 147,159 and has seen a growth of 14.57% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
179020,6130.00%
180019,172-1,441-6.99%
181020,2451,0735.60%
182016,500-3,745-18.50%
183017,7691,2697.69%
184016,023-1,746-9.83%
185016,1621390.87%
186016,5173552.20%
187015,738-779-4.72%
188018,5482,81017.85%
189015,191-3,357-18.10%
190017,6622,47116.27%
191016,386-1,276-7.22%
192017,7051,3198.05%
193016,166-1,539-8.69%
194017,6121,4468.94%
195023,4155,80332.95%
196032,5729,15739.11%
197047,67815,10646.38%
198072,75125,07352.59%
1990101,15428,40339.04%
2010147,15946,00545.48%
2011149,2002,0411.39%
2012150,6681,4680.98%
2013152,6451,9771.31%
2014154,3591,7141.12%
2015155,6651,3060.85%
2016157,2921,6271.05%
2017159,4502,1581.37%
2018161,4762,0261.27%
2019163,2571,7811.10%
2020165,0381,7811.09%
2021166,8191,7811.08%
2022168,6001,7811.07%
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Charles County, Maryland Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White67,21541.63%
Black or African American76,59047.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,0280.64%
Asian5,0393.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander390.02%
Some Other Race1,9151.19%
Two or More Races9,6225.96%
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Charles County, Maryland Population by Race

Charles County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2022

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Charles County, Maryland Median Age

38.5


Total

36.4


Male

40.2


Female

Charles County, Maryland Adults

There are 122,701 adults, (20,123 of whom are seniors) in Charles County, Maryland.

Charles County, Maryland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Charles County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

83,692

51.84%

Male

77,756

48.16%

Charles County, Maryland Population by Age

Charles County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Charles County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
Male77.9%22.1%
All76.9%23.1%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Female58.2%41.8%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Charles County, Maryland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All57,3882.7876.9
Married30,0043.3687.3
Male2,4233.3377.9
Female9,5953.2358.2
Non Family15,3661.2668.2

3.24

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Charles County, Maryland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5992.39%
9th to 12th Grade4,4084.05%
High School Graduate33,80431.08%
Some College26,08423.99%
Associates Degree9,2378.49%
Bachelors Degree19,16917.63%
Graduate Degree13,44912.37%
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Charles County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Charles County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian3,7283,3401,766
Islander391616
2+ Races4,0163,8211,325
Hispanic5,2754,5541,589
Black50,12047,18514,874
White45,72342,99313,361
Native American703631137
Other Race1,3081,041211

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 95.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.37%.

Charles County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,008$65,084$55,315
Less Than 9th Grade$32,177$40,529$21,801
High School Graduate$45,370$52,796$36,969
Some College$56,783$64,470$50,405
Bachelors Degree$73,008$79,718$68,669
Graduate Degree$93,157$109,335$85,583

$61,008

Average Earnings

$65,084

Average Male

$55,315

Average Female

Charles County, Maryland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Charles County, Maryland Language by Age

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Charles County, Maryland Language

91.68% of Charles County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 8.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.84% of the population.

Charles County, Maryland Language

Charles County, Maryland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander39820.51%
Native1,02813413.04%
Multiple9,5809449.85%
Asian5,0243817.58%
Black75,5554,9286.52%
White60,8933,7536.16%
Other347NaN%
Hispanic9,5683543.70%

6.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.62%

Male Poverty Rate

6.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Charles County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Charles County, Maryland is Islander, with 20.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Charles County, Maryland is Hispanic, with 3.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.49%.

Charles County, Maryland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.50%
High School8.47%
Some College3.97%
Bachelors or Greater1.98%

Charles County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.99%
Male Unemployed10.81%
Female Employed2.23%
Female Unemployed12.94%

Charles County, Maryland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Charles County, Maryland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$103,678$119,477
Families$114,535$129,707
Married Families$134,015$149,998
Non Families$64,375$80,586
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Income by Household Type

Charles County, Maryland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Charles County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

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Charles County, Maryland 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 55-64.

Charles County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

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Charles County, Maryland Marital Status

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16,066

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War6,218
First Gulf War6,586
Vietnam3,705
Korea596
World War II116

Charles County, Maryland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,523
35 to 546,277
55 to 643,792
65 to 742,604
75+1,870

Charles County, Maryland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7,25713.81%
Black7,72713.58%
Native American709.20%
Asian1634.01%
Other Race15610.37%
2+ Races69314.07%
Hispanic70711.64%

Charles County, Maryland Veterans by Race

Charles County, Maryland Veterans by Education

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3.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Charles County, Maryland Veterans by Education

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68.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Charles County, Maryland Employment by Age

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Charles County, Maryland Employment by Race

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Charles 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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41.55%

Born in Charles County, Maryland

93.55%

Native Born

6.45%

Foreign Born

2.43%

Non Citizen

4.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.55% of Charles County, Maryland residents were born in the United States, with 41.55% having been born in Maryland. 2.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Charles 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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