Bethesda, MD
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Bethesda Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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 5.70
5 To 17 17.35
18 To 24 6.23
25 To 34 10.45
35 To 54 28.93
55 To 64 13.44
65 Years And Over 17.92

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 3.8
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 98.7
COLLEGE GRADUATES 83.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Bethesda 85261 78700.19128387967 #6EBE44
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Bethesda 144772 71947.55860372365 #6EBE44
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
2.7%

Employment Industries in Bethesda

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 25.6
Public Service 15.1
Healthcare 10.5
Education 9.5
Other 6.3
Finance 5.9
Information Technology 4.9
Retail 4.1
Accommodation 3.7
Real estate 3.6
Arts 2.5
Administration 2.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 75.7
Black Or African American 2.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 10.5
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 3.4
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 13.8
Irish 12.4
English 10.6
Italian 6.5
Russian 5.8
Polish 5.2
Eastern European 3.7
European 3.1
Scottish 3.1
French 2.9
Scots-Irish 1.8
Greek 1.7
Iranian 1.2
British 1.2
Swedish 1.2
Hungarian 1.1
Dutch 1.1
Ukrainian 1.0
Norwegian 0.9
Brazilian 0.9

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 74.4
Spanish 6.1
French 2.5
Chinese 2.4
German 1.6
Other Asian languages 1.2
Persian 1.1
Russian 1.1
Greek 1.1
Portuguese 1.0
Japanese 0.9
Tagalog 0.8
Hindi 0.7
Korean 0.7
Arabic 0.5
Italian 0.4
Hebrew 0.4
Slavic languages 0.4
African languages 0.4
Armenian 0.3

Foreign Born Bethesda Residents:
22.8%