The Potomac Census Designated Place had a population of 46,880 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Potomac: Offutts Cross Road, Offutt's Crossroads, Section Eight.
|Population in Households||46,392|
|Population in Familes||41,988|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||488|
|Median Household Income||$194,084|
|Average Household Income||$254,660|
|Per Capita Income||$90,670|
|Total Housing Units||17,262 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,282 (82.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,446 (14.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||534 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$907,757|
|Average Home Value||$998,559|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Potomac to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 20||96th|
|Population Density||# 208||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 140||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 11||98th|
|Per Capita Income||# 9||98th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.