Measuring Maryland's Progress
The Maryland demographics data dashboards provide a snapshot
of the varying socio-economic characteristics that continue to influence both
fiscal and social policies across the State. Key indicators include population
growth, international migration, racial composition, median household income,
educational attainment, and poverty rates. Together these indicators illustrate
that Maryland remains among the most diverse and affluent states in the nation
with high income and educational attainment levels and an overall low poverty
rate. Also, Maryland remains a welcoming State for both foreign-born and new
Americans. The following points summarize key findings with respect to the
State’s demographic makeup.
This page revised
December 7, 2016.