East Riverdale demographics profile

StatisticEast RiverdaleMarylandNational
Population density (sq mi)9,89662791
Median age30.638.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%44%43%
Speak English50%82%79%
Speak Spanish37%7%13%
East Riverdale, MD has a population of 15,984 and is the 2,677th largest city in the United States. The population density is 9,896 per sq mi which is 1478% higher than the Maryland average and 10822% higher than the national average. The median age in East Riverdale is 31 which is approximately 20% lower than the Maryland average of 38. In East Riverdale, 43% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 50% speak English and 37% speak Spanish. 23% of East Riverdale residents were born in Maryland, 26% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 50% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in East Riverdale is 1478% higher than Maryland.
  • The median age in East Riverdale is 20% lower than Maryland.
  • In East Riverdale 40.68% of the population is White.
  • In East Riverdale 29.25% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In East Riverdale 2.79% of the population is Asian.

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      East Riverdale population breakdown by race

      RaceEast RiverdaleMarylandNational
      Black or African American29.25%29.63%12.63%
      American Indian0.74%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.98%3.12%3.06%
      Other race23.55%3.67%4.75%
      In East Riverdale, 58.4% 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.

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