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Aspen Hill, Maryland - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Montgomery County at latitude 39.0796 and longitude -77.073. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 328 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Aspen Hill Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 9.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles.

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Aspen Hill, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 49,421
Population in Households 48,978
Population in Familes 40,142
Population in Group Qrtrs 443
Population Density1 5,139
Diversity Index2 83


Total Households 16,795
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 11,945
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,561 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,806 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,990 (34.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 766 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $397,643
Average Home Value $418,952


Median Household Income $74,351
Average Household Income $97,842
Per Capita Income $33,288
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.32% 0.64%
Households 0.14% 0.58%
Families -0.03% 0.47%
Median Household Income   2.95%
Per Capita Income   3.18%
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.


Aspen Hill, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aspen Hill 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 # 16 97th
Population Density1 # 49 91st
Diversity Index2 # 21 96th
Median Household Income # 213 59th
Per Capita Income # 225 57th

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