Bethesda, MD
Demographic Data



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Bethesda Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Bethesda Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
64,169

Age

PEOPLE OF Maryland DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.27
5 To 17 17.53
18 To 24 6.43
25 To 34 10.39
35 To 54 27.96
55 To 64 13.49
65 Years And Over 18.93

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 3.5
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 98.3
COLLEGE GRADUATES 83.7

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Bethesda 90720 77593.72357827886 #6EBE44
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Bethesda 154559 71488.76524665233 #6EBE44
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
2.8%

Employment Industries in Bethesda

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 25.5
Public Service 16.4
Education 10.7
Healthcare 9.7
Other 6.8
Finance 6.3
Information Technology 4.2
Real estate 3.5
Retail 3.4
Accommodation 3.2
Arts 2.5
Manufacturing 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 74.8
Black Or African American 3.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 11.0
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.3
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.2

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 13.1
Irish 13.0
English 9.2
Italian 6.8
Polish 4.9
Russian 4.5
French 3.4
Eastern European 3.4
European 3.0
Scottish 2.6
Greek 1.9
British 1.7
Scots-Irish 1.4
Iranian 1.2
Hungarian 1.2
Swedish 1.2
Dutch 1.0
Welsh 0.8
Norwegian 0.8
Austrian 0.8

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 74.0
Spanish 6.0
Chinese 2.9
French 2.5
Langs. of India 1.8
German/Yiddish 1.5
Other Asian languages 1.2
African languages 1.2
Greek 0.9
Portuguese 0.8
Arabic 0.7
Persian 0.7
Japanese 0.7
Russian 0.6
Tagalog 0.6
Korean 0.5
Slavic languages 0.5
Italian 0.4
Polish 0.3
Hungarian 0.3

Foreign Born Bethesda Residents:
23.9%