StatisticBaltimoreMarylandNational
Population621,0006,045,680328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7,67262791
Median age34.738.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English91%82%79%
Speak Spanish4%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Baltimore is 1124% higher than Maryland
  • The median age in Baltimore is 9% lower than Maryland
  • In Baltimore 30.26% of the population is White
  • In Baltimore 62.99% of the population is Black
  • In Baltimore 2.53% of the population is Asian

Compare Baltimore, MD Demographics

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      Baltimore population breakdown by race

      RaceBaltimoreMarylandNational
      White30.26%57.19%73.35%
      Black62.99%29.63%12.63%
      Asian2.53%6.08%5.22%
      American Indian0.29%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.06%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.26%3.12%3.06%
      Other race1.62%3.67%4.75%
      In Baltimore, 4.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Baltimore age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Baltimore, MD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).