StatisticLower NorthwoodBaltimoreMaryland
Population density (sq mi)5,3927,672627
Median age33.434.738.3
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%82%
Speak Spanishn/a4%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lower Northwood is 30% lower than Baltimore
  • The median age in Lower Northwood is 4% lower than Baltimore
  • In Lower Northwood 12.59% of the population is White
  • In Lower Northwood 82.70% of the population is Black
  • In Lower Northwood 0.94% of the population is Asian

Compare Baltimore, MD Demographics


      Lower Northwood population breakdown by race

      RaceLower NorthwoodBaltimoreMaryland
      American Indian0.14%0.29%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.05%
      Mixed race3.26%2.26%3.12%
      Other race0.37%1.62%3.67%
      In Lower Northwood, 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

      Lower Northwood age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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