Garrett County, Maryland Population 2020

Garrett County, Maryland's estimated population is 29,261 with a growth rate of -0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Garrett County, Maryland is the 22nd largest county in Maryland.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201829,163-98-0.33%
201729,261-110-0.37%
201629,371-64-0.22%
201529,435-214-0.72%
201429,649-315-1.05%
201329,9640.00%
201229,964-184-0.61%
201130,14870.02%
201030,1412,0037.12%
199028,1381,6406.19%
198026,4985,02223.38%
197021,4761,0565.17%
196020,420-839-3.95%
195021,259-722-3.28%
194021,9812,07310.41%
193019,9082301.17%
192019,678-427-2.12%
191020,1052,40413.58%
190017,7013,48824.54%
189014,2132,03816.74%
188012,1750.00%

How Many People Live in Garrett County, Maryland?

29,261

Garrett County, Maryland Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,44596.83%
Two or More Races4931.68%
Black or African American2280.78%
Asian1140.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native500.17%
Some Other Race380.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.03%

Garrett County, Maryland Population Pyramid 2020

Garrett County, Maryland Median Age

45.6


Total

44.4


Male

47


Female

Garrett County, Maryland Adults

There are 23,730 adults, (6,227 of whom are seniors) in Garrett County, Maryland.

Garrett County, Maryland Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Garrett County, Maryland Sex Ratio

Female

14,815

50.43%

Male

14,561

49.57%

Garrett County, Maryland Households and Families

Garrett County, Maryland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garrett County, Maryland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All78%22%
Female67.7%32.3%
Male64%36%
Non Family63.6%36.4%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,0732.3878
Married6,4312.9789.8
Non Family3,9001.1863.6
Female1,2082.8667.7
Male5342.8864

2.89

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garrett County, Maryland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8053.77%
9th to 12th Grade1,4856.95%
High School Graduate9,36343.81%
Some College3,50916.42%
Associates Degree1,9168.97%
Bachelors Degree2,31810.85%
Graduate Degree1,9769.25%

Garrett County, Maryland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,92818,7304,134
Hispanic15212670
Multiple Races13010156
Black9559
Asian716441
Native American464332
Other Race10
Islander88

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 native american people with a rate of 69.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,092$40,180$27,661
Less Than High School$22,992$25,189$17,308
High School Grad$26,748$37,739$18,255
Some College$31,675$37,575$30,610
Bachelors Degree$47,708$55,551$41,213
Graduate Degree$59,437$84,531$51,458

$32,092

Average Earnings

$40,180

Average Male

$27,661

Average Female

Garrett County, Maryland Language

Garrett County, Maryland Language by Age

Garrett County, Maryland Language

97.26% of Garrett County, Maryland residents speak only English, while 2.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty

Garrett County, Maryland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,8642,6459.49%
Hispanic3116019.29%
Multiple467377.92%
Black832934.94%
Asian1142017.54%
Native501836.00%
Other281864.29%

9.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.07%

Male Poverty Rate

10.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garrett County, Maryland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garrett County, Maryland is Other, with 64.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garrett County, Maryland is Multiple, with 7.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.75%
High School9.36%
Some College7.66%
Bachelors or Greater5.85%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.41%
Male Unemployed23.78%
Female Employed4.96%
Male Employed4.25%

Garrett County, Maryland Income

Garrett County, Maryland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,619$65,976
Families$60,062$75,995
Married Families$69,832$84,777
Non Families$28,722$42,305

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Garrett County, Maryland Married by Age and Sex

Garrett 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 45-54.

Garrett County, Maryland Marital Status by Race

Garrett County, Maryland Veterans

2,008

Number of Veterans

1,895

Male Veterans

113

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam871
First Gulf War281
Second Gulf War188
Korea174
World War II75
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9688.49%
Hispanic135.68%
2 or More104.08%
Black106.25%
Hawaiian8100.00%
Asian811.27%
Indian48.70%

$Garrett County, Maryland Veterans by Education

4.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garrett County, Maryland Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Garrett County, Maryland Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

59.26%

Born in Maryland

98.94%

Native Born

1.06%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.94% of Garrett County, Maryland residents were born in the United States, with 59.26% having been born in Maryland. 0.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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