gaithersburg Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,393 8.5 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 6,227 15.6 % 32.2 %
Some College 6,257 15.7 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 11,986 30.0 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 12,025 30.1 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 34,822 87.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 21,540 54.0 % 54.0 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 66,104 - -
19 years old and under 17,335 26.2 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 25,566 38.7 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 15,841 24.0 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 7,362 11.1 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 31,577 66.8 % 84.4 %
Spanish 13,269 28.1 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 2,444 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 8,008 32.0 % 33.6 %
Married 13,049 52.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 815 3.3 % 2.5 %
Divorced 3,164 12.6 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 25,131 - -
Occupied Housing Units 23,848 94.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,283 5.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,307 21.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 8,028 31.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 305 1.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 357 1.4 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 2,358 9.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 5,099 20.3 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 3,586 14.3 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 86 0.3 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 5 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 5,102 20.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 5,943 23.6 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,386 21.4 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,140 8.5 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 958 3.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 550 2.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 9,078 36.1 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 443 1.8 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 13,863 55.2 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 270 1.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 53 0.2 % 1.6 %
Solar 17 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 8 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 116 0.5 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 33,607 52.9 % 75.1 %
African-American 11,393 17.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 144 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 12,133 19.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 6,197 9.8 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 83,724 57,617
Median Family Income 93,939 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 40,453 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 89.73 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.85 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 13.57

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