Forest Glen demographics profile

StatisticForest GlenMarylandNational
Population density (sq mi)6,79162791
Median age40.338.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%44%43%
Speak English62%82%79%
Speak Spanish21%7%13%
Forest Glen, MD has a population of 6,915 and is the 5,227th largest city in the United States. The population density is 6,791 per sq mi which is 983% higher than the Maryland average and 7396% higher than the national average. The median age in Forest Glen is 40 which is approximately 5% higher than the Maryland average of 38. In Forest Glen, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 62% speak English and 21% speak Spanish. 21% of Forest Glen residents were born in Maryland, 52% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 26% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Forest Glen is 983% higher than Maryland.
  • The median age in Forest Glen is 5% higher than Maryland.
  • In Forest Glen 58.67% of the population is White.
  • In Forest Glen 22.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Forest Glen 4.28% of the population is Asian.

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      Forest Glen population breakdown by race

      RaceForest GlenMarylandNational
      Black or African American22.00%29.63%12.63%
      American Indian0.94%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race6.26%3.12%3.06%
      Other race7.85%3.67%4.75%
      In Forest Glen, 20.5% 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 Forest Glen, MD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).