StatisticMount PleasantWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
Population12,696659,009705,749
Population density (sq mi)12,53010,77910,779
Median age35.833.833.8
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%34%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%43%43%
Speak Englishn/a83%83%
Speak Spanishn/a9%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mount Pleasant is 16% higher than Washington
  • The median age in Mount Pleasant is 6% higher than Washington
  • In Mount Pleasant 66.89% of the population is White
  • In Mount Pleasant 15.42% of the population is Black
  • In Mount Pleasant 2.42% of the population is Asian

Compare Washington, DC Demographics

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      Mount Pleasant population breakdown by race

      RaceMount PleasantWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
      White66.89%40.37%40.37%
      Black15.42%48.35%48.35%
      Asian2.42%3.65%3.65%
      American Indian0.39%0.33%0.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.04%
      Mixed race5.60%2.77%2.77%
      Other race9.28%4.50%4.50%
      In Mount Pleasant, 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.

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      Mount Pleasant age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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