The Potomac Census Designated Place had a population of 46,634 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Potomac is located at latitude 39.0133 and longitude -77.1936 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Potomac Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 25.13 sq. miles and a water area of 1.45 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 361 feet.
The Potomac Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389701) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Potomac population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Potomac: Offutts Cross Road, Offutt's Crossroads, Section Eight.
|Population in Households||46,171|
|Population in Familes||41,666|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||463|
|Average Household Size||2.81|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||16,955 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,230 (83.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,226 (13.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||498 ( 2.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$893,320|
|Average Home Value||$896,934|
|Median Household Income||$174,984|
|Average Household Income||$238,644|
|Per Capita Income||$84,001|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.47%|
|Per Capita Income||1.33%|
The table below compares Potomac to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 20||96th|
|Population Density1||# 203||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 142||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 11||98th|
|Per Capita Income||# 10||98th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.