Living in Capitol Heights, MD

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30

Capitol Heights, Maryland Info Snack

Population
4,528
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
10.0%
Median Home
$226,200
Median Income
$70,919
Median Rent
$1,320

Capitol Heights SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
3

Capitol Heights, MD Crime Report

79
Total Crimes
1,735.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.91%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Capitol Heights
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 79 1,735.9 2,404.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 19 417.5 454.1 366.7
Murder 1 22.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 10 219.7 152.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7 153.8 261.3 250.2
Property Crime 60 1,318.4 1,950.2 2,109.9
Burglary 7 153.8 278.9 340.5
Larceny 37 813.0 1,485.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 351.6 186.2 219.9

Rankings for Capitol Heights in Maryland

Map Of Capitol Heights, MD

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Population over time in Capitol Heights

Year Population % Change
2019 4,528 0.4%
2018 4,512 -0.2%
2017 4,519 0.7%
2016 4,489 0.2%
2015 4,482 0.7%
2014 4,452 1.5%
2013 4,385 0.6%
2012 4,360 1.0%
2011 4,316 0.4%
2010 4,298 -

Race / Ethnicity in Capitol Heights

White
2.0% (92)
African American
82.6% (3,738)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (24)
Two Or More
1.5% (70)
Hispanic
13.3% (604)
Race Capitol Heights MD USA
White 2.0% 50.9% 60.7%
African American 82.6% 29.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 6.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.3% 10.1% 18.0%

Gender in Capitol Heights

Female
59.1% (2,678)
Male
40.9% (1,850)
Gender Capitol Heights MD USA
Female 59.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 40.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Capitol Heights for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (362)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (543)
High School / GED
33.0% (1,494)
Some College
25.0% (1,132)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (226)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (543)
Master's Degree
4.0% (181)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (45)
Education Capitol Heights MD USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Capitol Heights, Maryland

Less than $10,000
4.0% (18,291)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (34,184)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.9% (13,194)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.4% (20,091)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.7% (80,064)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.7% (93,558)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (42,581)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.7% (98,356)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.2% (28,187)
$200,000 or more
5.4% (24,289)
Income Capitol Heights MD USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 4.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 2.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.9% 5.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.4% 6.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.7% 9.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.7% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 13.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.7% 19.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.2% 10.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.4% 12.7% 7.7%

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