Ellicott City, MD

68,683 Population
30 square miles 2,292.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.1%
was 1.2%
Ranked 8th Highest in MD
Population Density
2,292.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
57.2%
was 51.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
26.6%
was 25.3%
Ranked 5th Highest in MD
Percent Under 18
25.2%
was 26.0%
Ranked 3rd Highest in MD
Percent 65 and Over
15.3%
was 14.3%
Ranked 3rd Highest in MD

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
3.1%
was 6.2%
Ranked 1st Lowest in MD
Median Household Income
$121,019
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
24,381
was 25,058
Ranked 10th Highest in MD
Median Rent
$1,579
was $1,539
Ranked 5th Highest in MD
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
23,747
was 24,092
 
Homeownership Rate
74.3%
was 75.2%
Ranked 1st Highest in MD
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
813.7
was 836.5
Ranked 9th Highest in MD
Rental Vacancy Rate
9.4%
was 13.9%
Ranked 8th Highest in MD
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.9
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
98.8%
was 94.0%
Ranked 4th Highest in MD
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
98.3%
Ranked 1st Highest in MD
Percent with Insurance Over 65
97.5%
was 97.5%
Ranked 8th Highest in MD

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.0%
was 94.2%
Ranked 1st Highest in MD
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
63.9%
was 63.3%
Ranked 2nd Highest in MD

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