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Baltimore County, Maryland

Community Profiles for Baltimore County
Community Associations

General Demographic Information

Sources

Baltimore County
  1980 1990 2000 2009
POPULATION 655,615 692,134 754,292 789,814
HOUSEHOLDS 237,371 268,280 299,877 308,039
LABOR FORCE 345,200 381,530 396,897 442,565
EMPLOYMENT 308,300 399,500 448,500 520,900*
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
(Median, in Current $)
$21,640 $38,837 $50,667 $64,906

*Figure is for 2008.

Baltimore County Population by Age
  1980 1990 2000 2009
0 - 4 35,721 47,965 45,252 48,972
5 - 19 147,339 121,539 152,440 147,367
20 - 44 250,684 284,558 269,896 266,136
45 - 64 152,507 141,618 176,369 213,996
65+ 69,364 96,454 110,335 113,343
TOTAL* 655,615 692,134 754,292 789,814



Baltimore County Population By Race
  1980 1990 2000 2009
WHITE 590,283 589,346 561,132 530,019
NON-WHITE 65,332 102,788 193,160 259,795
TOTAL 655,615 692,134 754,292 789,814



Baltimore County Households By Income
(Current $) 1980 1990 2000 2009
UNDER $15,000 71,800 35,900 29,700 25,400
$15,000 - $30,000 97,400 59,300 49,400 35,600
$30,000 - $50,000 52,500 80,100 68,400 58,200
$50,000 - $75,000 11,200 56,000 68,100 58,600
OVER $75,000 4,500 36,900 84,500 130,200



Baltimore County Employment By Industry
  1980 1990 2000 2008
INFRASTRUCTURE 34,400 47,400 50,200 NA
MANUFACTURING 53,500 49,000 35,100 NA
TRADE 73,200 96,500 101,300 NA
SERVICES 86,000 151,400 204,000 NA
GOVERNMENT 61,200 55,200 57,800 NA
TOTAL* 308,300 399,500 448,500 520,900

*Detail may not add to total due to rounding.

Sources

Population, Households, Population by Age, Population by Race, Labor Force and Income, U.S. Census Bureau. 2009 Data from the American Community Survey, 2009.

Employment: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.


Links to other web sites:

Baltimore County Web site

Major Employers in Baltimore County

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 January 2011 20:26