Fairmount Heights demographics profile

StatisticFairmount HeightsMarylandNational
Population density (sq mi)5,91062791
Median age41.138.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%44%43%
Speak English90%82%79%
Speak Spanish7%7%13%
Fairmount Heights, MD has a population of 1,565 and is the 12,449th largest city in the United States. The population density is 5,910 per sq mi which is 843% higher than the Maryland average and 6424% higher than the national average. The median age in Fairmount Heights is 41 which is approximately 7% higher than the Maryland average of 38. In Fairmount Heights, 39% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 90% speak English and 7% speak Spanish. 22% of Fairmount Heights residents were born in Maryland, 65% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 12% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Fairmount Heights is 843% higher than Maryland.
  • The median age in Fairmount Heights is 7% higher than Maryland.
  • In Fairmount Heights 4.60% of the population is White.
  • In Fairmount Heights 83.96% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Fairmount Heights 2.56% of the population is Asian.

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      Fairmount Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceFairmount HeightsMarylandNational
      Black or African American83.96%29.63%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race1.79%3.12%3.06%
      Other race7.09%3.67%4.75%
      In Fairmount Heights, 10.4% 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 Fairmount Heights, MD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).