Living in Gaithersburg, MD

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Gaithersburg, Maryland Info Snack

Population
67,742
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
9.5%
Median Home
$392,200
Median Income
$89,763
Median Rent
$1,740

Gaithersburg SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Gaithersburg, MD Cost Of Living

136
Gaithersburg's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Gaithersburg Maryland National Average
Overall 136 121 100
Services 112 108 100
Groceries 122 119 100
Health 88 86 100
Housing 190 150 100
Transportation 114 108 100
Utilities 112 108 100

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Map Of Gaithersburg, MD

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Population over time in Gaithersburg

Year Population % Change
2019 67,742 0.3%
2018 67,529 0.2%
2017 67,417 2.0%
2016 66,104 1.8%
2015 64,945 2.3%
2014 63,491 2.7%
2013 61,851 2.7%
2012 60,223 2.0%
2011 59,037 1.5%
2010 58,169 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gaithersburg

White
34.4% (23,317)
African American
17.4% (11,814)
American Indian
0.3% (208)
Asian
18.9% (12,779)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.4% (268)
Two Or More
3.5% (2,397)
Hispanic
25.0% (16,954)
Race Gaithersburg MD USA
White 34.4% 50.9% 60.7%
African American 17.4% 29.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 18.9% 6.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 25.0% 10.1% 18.0%

Gender in Gaithersburg

Female
51.3% (34,772)
Male
48.7% (32,970)
Gender Gaithersburg MD USA
Female 51.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gaithersburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (4,064)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (3,387)
High School / GED
15.0% (10,161)
Some College
14.0% (9,483)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (4,064)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (18,290)
Master's Degree
18.0% (12,193)
Professional Degree
3.0% (2,032)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (4,064)
Education Gaithersburg MD USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gaithersburg, Maryland

Less than $10,000
4.3% (289,007)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (135,762)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.7% (382,976)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.4% (366,313)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (612,707)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (969,733)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (950,611)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.7% (1,333,314)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.8% (731,533)
$200,000 or more
14.8% (1,002,239)
Income Gaithersburg MD USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 4.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 2.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.7% 5.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.4% 6.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 9.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 13.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.7% 19.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.8% 10.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 14.8% 12.7% 7.7%

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