Income/capita 7%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 2%
Income per capita$31,787$37,756$29,829
Median household income$73,355$76,067$55,322
Median income owner occupied$90,750$95,994$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,923$47,333$35,192
Median earnings male$33,177$46,495$36,919
Median earnings female$36,444$35,612$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level10.3%9.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Glenarden is 7% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Glenarden is 33% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Glenarden is 2% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Glenarden is 32% lower than the national average

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      Glenarden employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.8%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector1.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.2%0.4%
      Wholesale & retail services16.4%12.2%
      Public administration14.4%13.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.3%5.2%
      Education, health & social services12.5%45.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Somerset, MD1,215$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase town, MD2,948$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase Village, MD2,030$250,001352%
      Martin's Additions, MD912$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase Section Five, MD641$250,001352%
      Glenarden, MD6,110$73,35533%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rochester, IN6,110$39,07629%
      Hartford City, IN6,110$37,03433%
      Beardstown, IL6,109$38,22131%
      Loudoun Valley Estates, VA6,109$182,692230%
      East Farmingdale, NY6,108$86,54856%
      Glenarden, MD6,110$73,35533%
      Source: The Glenarden, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).