Bowie, MD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Bowie, Maryland Info Snack

Population
58,158
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
2.9%
Median Home
$350,000
Median Income
$116,796
Median Rent
$1,937

Bowie SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
3

Bowie, MD Crime Report

609
Total Crimes
1,032.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-56.01%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bowie
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 609 1,032.1 2,009.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 61 103.4 399.9 387.8
Murder 1 1.7 9.1 6.5
Robbery 12 20.3 118.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 43 72.9 243.7 279.7
Property Crime 548 928.7 1,609.8 1,958.2
Burglary 64 108.5 252.0 314.2
Larceny 444 752.4 1,184.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 40 67.8 172.9 246.0

Bowie, MD Cost Of Living

134
Bowie's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bowie Maryland National Average
Overall 134 120 100
Services 124 111 100
Groceries 118 114 100
Health 95 84 100
Housing 172 151 100
Transportation 107 109 100
Utilities 115 108 100

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Rankings for Bowie in Maryland

Map Of Bowie, MD

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Population over time in Bowie

Year Population % Change
2020 58,158 -0.4%
2019 58,368 0.1%
2018 58,290 1.1%
2017 57,633 1.3%
2016 56,885 1.0%
2015 56,335 1.3%
2014 55,585 1.0%
2013 55,059 1.0%
2012 54,523 0.4%
2011 54,314 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bowie

White
29.1% (16,908)
African American
54.9% (31,934)
American Indian
0.2% (104)
Asian
3.8% (2,203)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (167)
Two Or More
4.3% (2,502)
Hispanic
7.5% (4,340)
Race Bowie MD USA
White 29.1% 50.2% 60.1%
African American 54.9% 29.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 3.8% 6.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.3% 3.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.5% 10.3% 18.2%

Gender in Bowie

Female
52.8% (30,690)
Male
47.2% (27,468)
Gender Bowie MD USA
Female 52.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bowie for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (581)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,744)
High School / GED
21.0% (12,213)
Some College
20.0% (11,631)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (3,489)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (14,539)
Master's Degree
19.0% (11,050)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,744)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,163)
Education Bowie MD USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bowie, Maryland

Less than $10,000
1.8% (104,182)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (44,410)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.4% (140,772)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.0% (234,620)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.2% (300,817)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (718,944)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (656,099)
$100,000 to $149,999
26.4% (1,533,972)
$150,000 to $199,999
16.0% (928,706)
$200,000 or more
19.8% (1,153,272)
Income Bowie MD USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 4.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 2.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.4% 5.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.0% 6.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.2% 9.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 26.4% 19.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 16.0% 10.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 19.8% 13.4% 8.3%

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