Anne Arundel County MD Information


Anne Arundel County Subdivisions

Anne Arundel County MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 578,441
Daytime Population: Workers 303,136
Daytime Population: Residents 265,121
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 568,257
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 563,927
Population in Familes 463,414
Population in Group Qrtrs 14,514
Population Density2 1,394
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $91,017
Average Household Income $114,940
Per Capita Income $42,633


Total Housing Units 226,543 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 153,372 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 58,963 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 14,208 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $360,817
Average Home Value $434,980


Total Households 212,335
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 147,043
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.01% 0.99%
Households 0.87% 0.91%
Families 0.75% 0.82%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.11%


Anne Arundel County MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anne Arundel County to the other 24 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 5 83rd
Population Density # 5 83rd
Diversity Index # 10 63rd
Median Household Income # 5 83rd
Per Capita Income # 3 92nd

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