takoma park Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 756 6.8 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 2,154 19.5 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,601 14.5 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,538 22.9 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,019 36.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 9,828 88.8 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,999 54.2 % 54.2 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 17,567 - -
19 years old and under 4,500 25.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 6,360 36.2 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 4,856 27.6 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,851 10.5 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 10,798 75.2 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,934 13.5 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 1,618 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,702 38.8 % 33.6 %
Married 3,300 47.4 % 50.4 %
Separated 182 2.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 771 11.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,795 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,498 95.6 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 297 4.4 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,324 48.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 99 1.5 % 5.9 %
2-Units 126 1.9 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 248 3.6 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 703 10.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 480 7.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 1,815 26.7 % 9.0 %
Built 1990 to 1999 230 3.4 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 426 6.3 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 409 6.0 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 976 14.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,693 39.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,872 27.5 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,832 27.0 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 123 1.8 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 4,316 63.5 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 113 1.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 7 0.1 % 1.6 %
Solar 25 0.4 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 56 0.8 % 0.4 %
None 26 0.4 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,130 48.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 6,212 37.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 53 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 840 5.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,478 8.8 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 78,921 57,617
Median Family Income 103,580 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 41,141 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 69.12 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.62 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.52
    [CDD] 1.67

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com