Eldersburg is a great place to live, but how well do you know our city? We wanted to take some time today to look into our town. Here’s the demographics for Eldersburg, MD:

(All information is taken from the U.S. Census Bureau and can be accessed on their website.)

Population and Age

  • As of 2010, the total population was at 30,531
  • 4.8% of the population is under 5 years
  • 22.7% of the population is under 18 years
  • 14.5% of the population is 65 years and older
  • 49.6% is female
  • 50.4% is male
  • Population per square mile, 769.2

Race and Origin

  • White alone, 92.2%
  • Black or African American alone, 2.9%
  • American Indian and Alaskan Native, .3%
  • Asian alone, 2.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 2.6%
  • Two or More Races, 1.9%

Characteristics of the Population

  • 2,126 veterans
  • 3.9% foreign born persons
  • Languages other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 4.7%
  • High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 94%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 44.5%
  • Median household income (in 2017 dollars) $113,549
  • Per capita income, $45,078
  • Persons in poverty, 3.3%

Find more demographic information on the United States Census Bureau website.