The table below compares Washington County to the other 24 counties / independent cities and county equivalents 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.
|Total Population||# 11||58th|
|Population Density1||# 12||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 19||25th|
|Median Household Income||# 17||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 17||33rd|
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|Population in Households||141,782|
|Population in Familes||114,693|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8,960|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||61,857 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||36,290 (58.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||20,426 (33.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5,141 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$199,281|
|Average Home Value||$230,968|
|Median Household Income||$52,215|
|Average Household Income||$66,840|
|Per Capita Income||$26,185|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.42%|
|Per Capita Income||2.63%|
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