StatisticFriendship HeightsWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
Population density (sq mi)4,25310,77910,779
Median age41.633.833.8
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%34%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%43%43%
Speak Englishn/a83%83%
Speak Spanishn/a9%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in Friendship Heights is 61% lower than Washington
  • The median age in Friendship Heights is 23% higher than Washington
  • In Friendship Heights 75.49% of the population is White
  • In Friendship Heights 6.65% of the population is Black
  • In Friendship Heights 7.20% of the population is Asian

Compare Washington, DC Demographics


      Friendship Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceFriendship HeightsWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
      American Indian1.77%0.33%0.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.04%
      Mixed race7.74%2.77%2.77%
      Other race1.14%4.50%4.50%
      In Friendship Heights, 10.5% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Friendship Heights age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Friendship Heights, Washington, DC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).