Potomac, MD
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Potomac 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

Potomac Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
47,448

Age

PEOPLE OF Maryland DETAILS
Under 5 Years 4.65
5 To 17 19.90
18 To 24 5.93
25 To 34 5.47
35 To 54 27.83
55 To 64 15.80
65 Years And Over 20.42

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 3.8
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 97.8
COLLEGE GRADUATES 81.6

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Potomac 85703 79108.17951469417 #6EBE44
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Potomac 178765 79998 #34A948
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.5%

Employment Industries in Potomac

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 25.5
Healthcare 13.5
Public Service 12.9
Education 8.2
Finance 7.0
Other 6.6
Retail 5.6
Manufacturing 3.3
Real estate 3.3
Information Technology 2.8
Accommodation 2.7
Construction 2.4
Arts 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 66.4
Black Or African American 4.7
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 17.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 2.6
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 8.2

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 10.8
Irish 8.8
English 7.8
Russian 7.2
Italian 5.0
Polish 4.8
Iranian 3.8
European 2.2
Eastern European 2.1
Scottish 1.9
Greek 1.7
French 1.5
Swedish 1.1
Hungarian 1.1
Lithuanian 1.0
Austrian 1.0
Ukrainian 1.0
British 0.9
Dutch 0.9
Scots-Irish 0.8

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 66.1
Chinese 8.0
Spanish 6.7
Persian 3.3
Korean 2.4
Russian 1.9
French 1.6
German 1.3
African languages 1.2
Hindi 1.0
Indic languages 0.9
Other Asian languages 0.8
Hebrew 0.7
Arabic 0.6
Greek 0.6
Japanese 0.4
Portuguese 0.4
Italian 0.3
Slavic languages 0.3
Vietnamese 0.2

Foreign Born Potomac Residents:
28.8%