StatisticTakoma ParkWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
Population5,302659,009705,749
Population density (sq mi)2,15910,77910,779
Median age43.533.833.8
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%34%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%43%43%
Speak Englishn/a83%83%
Speak Spanishn/a9%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in Takoma Park is 80% lower than Washington
  • The median age in Takoma Park is 29% higher than Washington
  • In Takoma Park 33.05% of the population is White
  • In Takoma Park 62.02% of the population is Black
  • In Takoma Park 1.37% of the population is Asian

Compare Washington, DC Demographics

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      Takoma Park population breakdown by race

      RaceTakoma ParkWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
      White33.05%40.37%40.37%
      Black62.02%48.35%48.35%
      Asian1.37%3.65%3.65%
      American Indian0.09%0.33%0.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.04%
      Mixed race2.78%2.77%2.77%
      Other race0.68%4.50%4.50%
      In Takoma Park, 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

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      Takoma Park age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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