Demographic Data

Population by Year
  • 2000: 218,590
  • 2010: 244,826
  • 2014 (Estimate): 251,001
  • 2019 (Projection): 258,355
Source: U.S. Bureau of Census; ESRI

2014 Estimated Population by Sex
  • Male 50.5%: 126,759
  • Female 52.4%: 131,596
Source: ESRI

2014 Estimated Population by Age
  • Age 0-4 5.8%: 14,549
  • Age 5-9 6.4%: 16,108
  • Age 10-14 6.9%: 17,404
  • Age 15-19 6.6%: 16,644
  • Age 20-24 6.0%: 15,069
  • Age 25-34 12.2%: 30,600
  • Age 35-44 12.6%: 31,563
  • Age 45-54 15.6%: 39,126
  • Age 55-64 13.6%: 34,070
  • Age 65-74 8.6%: 21,563
  • Age 75-84 4.0%: 10,123
  • Age 85 and Over 1.7%: 4,182
Source: ESRI
2014 Estimated Population
2014 Estimated Population by Age
2014 Household Demographics
  • Average Household Income: $96,470
  • Average House Sales Price: $253,954
  • Number of Households: 92,936
  • Estimated Households: 2017 93,866
  • % of Family Households: 0.73%
  • Estimated Household Size: 2.69
Source: ESRI and U.S. Census Fact Finder

2014 Education Demographics
School Enrollment
  • Elementary: 17,525
  • Secondary: 20,614
  • Private: 6,349
Total Schools
  • Public Elementary School: 33
  • Public Middle Schools: 9
  • Public High Schools: 10
  • Special Schools: 2
  • Total Public Schools: 54
  • Total Private Schools: 47
Education Attainment
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 91.50%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.60%
Source: Harford County Public Schools; MD DBED; Brief Economic Facts

Major City Cost of Living Comparison
To maintain the same purchasing power, an annual salary of $50,000 in Baltimore, Maryland would need to be:
City/State Salary Groceries Housing Utilities Transportation Health
Boston, MA $62,866 5.0%+ 22.0%+ 47.0%+ 7.0%+ 35.0%+
Manhattan, NY $101,556 24.0%+ 206.0%+ 48.0%+ 25.0%+ 25.0%+
Newark/Elizabeth, NJ $58,104 1.0%- 15.0%+ 24.0%+ 7.0%+ 16.0%+
Philadelphia, PA $54,532 5.0%+ 6.0%- 32.0%+ 6.0%+ 10.0%+
San Francisco, CA $76,419 14.0%+ 112.0%+ 10.0%+ 10.0%+ 33.0%
Washington, DC/Arlington/Alexandria, VA $64,652 1.0%+ 72.0%+ 5.0%+ 4.0%+ 8.0%+