StatisticWest BaltimoreBaltimoreMaryland
Population density (sq mi)8,9627,672627
Median age34.834.738.3
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%82%
Speak Spanishn/a4%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Baltimore is 17% higher than Baltimore
  • The median age in West Baltimore is equal to Baltimore
  • In West Baltimore 11.99% of the population is White
  • In West Baltimore 83.16% of the population is Black
  • In West Baltimore 1.47% of the population is Asian

Compare Baltimore, MD Demographics


      West Baltimore population breakdown by race

      RaceWest BaltimoreBaltimoreMaryland
      American Indian0.38%0.29%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.05%
      Mixed race1.89%2.26%3.12%
      Other race1.11%1.62%3.67%
      In West 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

      West Baltimore age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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