North Bethesda demographics profile

StatisticNorth BethesdaMarylandNational
Population49,9715,959,902318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,63547491
Median age38.938.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%44%43%
Speak English60%82%79%
Speak Spanish14%7%13%
North Bethesda, MD has a population of 49,971 and is the 817th largest city in the United States. The population density is 5,635 per sq mi which is 1088% higher than the Maryland average and 6120% higher than the national average. The median age in North Bethesda is 39 which is approximately 2% higher than the Maryland average of 38. In North Bethesda, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 60% speak English and 14% speak Spanish. 18% of North Bethesda residents were born in Maryland, 46% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 34% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in North Bethesda is 1088% higher than Maryland.
  • The median age in North Bethesda is 2% higher than Maryland.
  • In North Bethesda 69.97% of the population is White.
  • In North Bethesda 7.15% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In North Bethesda 14.73% of the population is Asian.

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North Bethesda population breakdown by race

RaceNorth BethesdaMarylandNational
White69.97%57.19%73.35%
Black or African American7.15%29.63%12.63%
Asian14.73%6.08%5.22%
American Indian0.31%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.02%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race4.54%3.12%3.06%
Other race3.27%3.67%4.75%
In North Bethesda, 16.1% 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 North Bethesda, MD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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