Potomac, MD
Demographic Data



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Potomac 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:   2016 (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 4.69
5 To 17 20.23
18 To 24 5.76
25 To 34 5.32
35 To 54 27.02
55 To 64 15.82
65 Years And Over 21.16

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 3.7
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 97.4
COLLEGE GRADUATES 81.2

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Potomac 86915 77698.72908914145 #6EBE44
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Potomac 181890 79998 #34A948
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.3%

Employment Industries in Potomac

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 24.7
Healthcare 14.9
Public Service 12.5
Education 8.0
Finance 7.2
Other 6.6
Retail 6.3
Manufacturing 3.3
Information Technology 2.9
Real estate 2.8
Accommodation 2.8
Construction 2.4

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 66.0
Black Or African American 5.0
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 18.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 8.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 10.5
Irish 9.0
English 7.3
Russian 6.4
Italian 5.2
Polish 4.9
Iranian 3.8
European 2.8
Eastern European 2.4
Scottish 2.1
Greek 1.5
French 1.5
Hungarian 1.1
Swedish 1.1
Austrian 1.0
Dutch 0.8
Lithuanian 0.8
British 0.8
Ukrainian 0.8
Scots-Irish 0.8

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 66.9
Chinese 7.8
Spanish 6.4
Persian 3.2
Langs. of India 2.4
Korean 2.2
African languages 1.7
French 1.7
German/Yiddish 1.4
Slavic languages 1.0
Other Asian languages 0.8
Arabic 0.8
Russian 0.7
Tagalog 0.6
Portuguese 0.5
Polish 0.3
Japanese 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.1
West Germanic languages 0.1

Foreign Born Potomac Residents:
28.6%