McLean demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,97219191
Median age45.737.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)72%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%44%43%
Speak English72%84%79%
Speak Spanish4%7%13%
McLean, VA has a population of 48,867 and is the 842nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,972 per sq mi which is 930% higher than the Virginia average and 2076% higher than the national average. The median age in McLean is 46 which is approximately 21% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In McLean, 72% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 72% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 19% of McLean residents were born in Virginia, 54% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 24% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in McLean is 930% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in McLean is 21% higher than Virginia.
  • In McLean 77.06% of the population is White.
  • In McLean 2.04% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In McLean 16.96% of the population is Asian.

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McLean population breakdown by race

Black or African American2.04%19.21%12.63%
American Indian0.16%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.17%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race3.00%3.37%3.06%
Other race0.62%2.30%4.75%
In McLean, 5.8% 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 McLean, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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