Highland Beach demographics profile

StatisticHighland BeachMarylandNational
Population density (sq mi)1,66562791
Median age55.038.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)71%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%44%43%
Speak English96%82%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%
Highland Beach, MD has a population of 114 and is the 26,573rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,665 per sq mi which is 166% higher than the Maryland average and 1738% higher than the national average. The median age in Highland Beach is 55 which is approximately 44% higher than the Maryland average of 38. In Highland Beach, 71% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 35% of Highland Beach residents were born in Maryland, 56% were born out of state, 6% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Highland Beach is 166% higher than Maryland.
  • The median age in Highland Beach is 44% higher than Maryland.
  • In Highland Beach 37.72% of the population is White.
  • In Highland Beach 53.51% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Highland Beach 3.51% of the population is Asian.

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      Highland Beach population breakdown by race

      RaceHighland BeachMarylandNational
      Black or African American53.51%29.63%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race5.26%3.12%3.06%
      Other race0.00%3.67%4.75%
      In Highland Beach, 0.0% 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 Highland Beach, MD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).