Takoma Park, MD
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Takoma Park 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:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

Takoma Park Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
17,725

Age

PEOPLE OF Maryland DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.63
5 To 17 17.25
18 To 24 7.09
25 To 34 12.72
35 To 54 31.65
55 To 64 13.44
65 Years And Over 11.22

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.7
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 90.2
COLLEGE GRADUATES 59.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Takoma Park 44657 38195.5788562081 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Takoma Park 86439 39980.961180878374 #BED630
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.1%

Employment Industries in Takoma Park

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Education 15.5
Healthcare 15.1
Professional, scientific, and technical services 12.6
Public Service 11.4
Other 8.6
Retail 6.5
Accommodation 5.5
Information Technology 4.0
Construction 3.8
Transportation 3.8
Administration 3.2
Arts 3.1
Real estate 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 45.3
Black Or African American 34.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 5.1
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 4.2
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 10.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 9.7
German 8.2
Ethiopian 8.0
English 7.1
Italian 3.9
Polish 3.6
African 2.8
Other Subsaharan African 2.6
Russian 2.6
European 2.2
Eastern European 2.0
French 1.9
Scottish 1.4
Norwegian 1.2
British 1.1
Haitian 1.0
Scots-Irish 1.0
Jamaican 1.0
Swedish 0.9
Ukrainian 0.9

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 68.0
African languages 11.6
Spanish 8.9
French 4.4
French Creole 1.2
Other Asian languages 0.9
Langs. of India 0.9
Chinese 0.7
German/Yiddish 0.7
Slavic languages 0.4
Vietnamese 0.4
Arabic 0.3
West Germanic languages 0.3
Other Indo-European 0.2
Russian 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
Korean 0.2
Italian 0.2
Japanese 0.2
Portuguese 0.2

Foreign Born Takoma Park Residents:
28.8%