Calvert County MD Information


Calvert County Subdivisions

Calvert County MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 92,630
Population in Households 91,991
Population in Familes 79,764
Population in Group Qrtrs 639
Population Density1 435
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 32,303
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 24,684
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 35,474 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,564 (74.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,739 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,171 ( 8.9%)
Median Home Value $379,535
Average Home Value $432,012


Median Household Income $99,080
Average Household Income $112,569
Per Capita Income $39,508
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.69% 0.6%
Households 0.73% 0.63%
Families 0.63% 0.56%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
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.


Calvert County MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calvert County to the other 24 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 15 42nd
Population Density1 # 8 71st
Diversity Index2 # 17 33rd
Median Household Income # 3 92nd
Per Capita Income # 4 88th

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