Ellicott City, MD

70,932 Population
30 square miles 2,413.5 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.2%
was 1.2%
Ranked 6th Highest in MD
Population Density
2,413.5
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
55.0%
was 51.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
24.8%
was 25.3%
Ranked 5th Highest in MD
Percent Under 18
23.9%
was 26.0%
Ranked 4th Highest in MD
Percent 65 and Over
15.1%
was 14.3%
Ranked 2nd Highest in MD

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
3.8%
was 6.2%
Ranked 1st Lowest in MD
Median Household Income
$113,378
was $116,106
Ranked 1st Highest in MD
Gini Income Distribution
 
38.6
39.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Violent Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Property Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available

 Housing

Total Housing Units
27,628
was 25,058
Ranked 8th Highest in MD
Median Rent
$1,494
was $1,539
Ranked 5th Highest in MD
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
25,724
was 24,092
 
Homeownership Rate
72.4%
was 75.2%
Ranked 1st Highest in MD
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
922.3
was 836.5
Ranked 9th Highest in MD
Rental Vacancy Rate
21.2%
was 13.9%
Ranked 2nd Highest in MD
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.9
Ranked 2nd Highest in MD
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.4%
was 94.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
94.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.6%
was 97.5%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
95.6%
was 94.2%
Ranked 3rd Highest in MD
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
65.7%
was 63.3%
Ranked 2nd Highest in MD

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