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Owings Mills, Maryland - Basic Facts

Owings Mills is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Owings Mills Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Baltimore County at latitude 39.4195 and longitude -76.7803. Baltimore County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 499 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Owings Mills Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 9.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

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Owings Mills, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 31,818
Population in Households 30,422
Population in Familes 22,766
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,396
Population Density1 3,336
Diversity Index2 67


Total Households 13,019
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 7,548
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,631 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,205 (45.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,814 (50.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 612 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $266,837
Average Home Value $298,001


Median Household Income $68,484
Average Household Income $81,465
Per Capita Income $33,894
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.91% 0.62%
Households 0.91% 0.66%
Families 0.93% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.2%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Owings Mills, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Owings Mills to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 34 94th
Population Density1 # 106 80th
Diversity Index2 # 68 87th
Median Household Income # 244 53rd
Per Capita Income # 214 59th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.