New Carrollton demographics profile

StatisticNew CarrolltonMarylandNational
Population density (sq mi)8,25362791
Median age35.638.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%44%43%
Speak English68%82%79%
Speak Spanish12%7%13%
New Carrollton, MD has a population of 12,727 and is the 3,262nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 8,253 per sq mi which is 1216% higher than the Maryland average and 9009% higher than the national average. The median age in New Carrollton is 36 which is approximately 7% lower than the Maryland average of 38. In New Carrollton, 44% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 68% speak English and 12% speak Spanish. 22% of New Carrollton residents were born in Maryland, 41% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 34% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in New Carrollton is 1216% higher than Maryland.
  • The median age in New Carrollton is 7% lower than Maryland.
  • In New Carrollton 19.54% of the population is White.
  • In New Carrollton 64.34% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In New Carrollton 3.60% of the population is Asian.

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      New Carrollton population breakdown by race

      RaceNew CarrolltonMarylandNational
      Black or African American64.34%29.63%12.63%
      American Indian0.58%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race5.01%3.12%3.06%
      Other race6.92%3.67%4.75%
      In New Carrollton, 18.8% 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 New Carrollton, MD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).