Garrett County MD Information


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  1. Garrett County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forGarrett County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Maryland Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Garrett County MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 30,618
Population in Households 30,092
Population in Familes 25,051
Population in Group Qrtrs 526
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $43,311
Average Household Income $60,571
Per Capita Income $24,623


Total Housing Units 19,654 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,375 (47.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,819 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,460 (38.0%)
Median Home Value $176,527
Average Home Value $240,776


Total Households 12,194
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 8,442
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.21% 0.07%
Households 0.14% 0.02%
Families 0.01% -0.07%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   2.61%


Garrett County MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garrett County to the other 24 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 22 13th
Population Density # 24 4th
Diversity Index # 24 4th
Median Household Income # 22 13th
Per Capita Income # 23 8th

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