Silver Spring, MD
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Silver Spring 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

Silver Spring Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
75,398

Age

PEOPLE OF Maryland DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.64
5 To 17 14.17
18 To 24 8.77
25 To 34 19.79
35 To 54 29.32
55 To 64 11.14
65 Years And Over 9.17

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 5.8
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 84.6
COLLEGE GRADUATES 53.1

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Silver Spring 39603 35403.58704616313 #BED630
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Silver Spring 72790 35085.8273381295 #BED630
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.7%

Employment Industries in Silver Spring

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 14.2
Healthcare 12.1
Public Service 12.0
Education 9.5
Other 9.0
Construction 8.2
Accommodation 7.3
Retail 6.5
Administration 4.5
Transportation 3.6
Finance 3.1
Information Technology 3.0
Manufacturing 2.1


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 33.9
Black Or African American 26.3
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 7.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.4
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 28.4

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 7.8
Irish 7.0
English 5.7
Ethiopian 5.2
African 3.5
Italian 3.2
Polish 2.2
Russian 1.9
Scottish 1.4
French 1.4
Other Subsaharan African 1.3
European 1.3
Haitian 1.1
Eastern European 0.9
Swedish 0.9
Jamaican 0.8
Dutch 0.7
Norwegian 0.6
Scots-Irish 0.6
Greek 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 54.2
Spanish 24.5
African languages 8.2
French 3.7
Vietnamese 1.6
Langs. of India 1.2
Chinese 1.0
French Creole 1.0
Arabic 0.8
German/Yiddish 0.5
Other Asian languages 0.5
Tagalog 0.4
Slavic languages 0.3
Korean 0.3
Scandinavian languages 0.3
Russian 0.3
Other Indo-European 0.3
Portuguese 0.3
Native American languages 0.2
Urdu 0.1

Foreign Born Silver Spring Residents:
37.4%