The Potomac Census Designated Place had a population of 47,203 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Potomac: Offutts Cross Road, Offutt's Crossroads, Section Eight.
|Daytime Population: Workers||17,931|
|Daytime Population: Residents||24,505|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||42,436|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.90|
|Population in Households||46,738|
|Population in Familes||42,136|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||465|
|Median Household Income||$187,315|
|Average Household Income||$249,347|
|Per Capita Income||$88,485|
|Total Housing Units||17,183 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,557 (84.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,242 (13.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||383 ( 2.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$902,887|
|Average Home Value||$905,211|
|Average Household Size||2.78|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.57%|
|Per Capita Income||1.29%|
The table below compares Potomac to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 20||96th|
|Population Density||# 204||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 141||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.