Rossville, MD Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Rossville Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Rossville Content
Planning to visit Rossville? See Local Hotels

Also See: Rosedale, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Rossville, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Rossville Census Designated Place had a population of 15,970 as of July 1, 2019. Rossville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Rossville is located at latitude 39.3384 and longitude -76.4797 in Baltimore County. The formal boundaries for the Rossville Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Baltimore County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.

The Rossville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389784) 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.

The Rossville Census Designated Place is located within District 15, a minor civil division (MCD) of Baltimore County.


Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Rossville 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Rossville (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Maryland Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Maryland Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Rossville, MD - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Maryland Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Rossville, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Rossville, MD Housing Affordability Index is 132
State of Maryland Housing Affordability Index is 118
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Rossville, MD Wealth Index is 78
State of Maryland Wealth Index is 141
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties / Independent Cities, and ZIP Codes.

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Maryland COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 15,970
Population in Households 15,528
Population in Families 11,689
Population in Group Qrtrs 442
Population Density 2,968
Diversity Index1 73
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $66,739
Average Household Income $86,971
Per Capita Income $34,466
Wealth Index3 78

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,718 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,379 (50.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,976 (44.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 362 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $246,673
Housing Affordability Index2 132
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,356
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 3,774
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.57% 0.41%
Households 0.39% 0.29%
Families 0.28% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Rossville, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rossville to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 89 83rd
Population Density # 126 76th
Diversity Index # 59 89th
Median Household Income # 312 40th
Per Capita Income # 295 43rd

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Maryland July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement