gaithersburg Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,169 8.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 6,349 16.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 6,833 17.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 11,806 29.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 11,305 28.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 34,884 88.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 20,796 52.7 % 52.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 64,945 - -
19 years old and under 17,554 27.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 24,684 38.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 15,562 24.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 7,145 11.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 31,861 69.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 12,211 26.5 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 2,076 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,614 31.2 % 33.5 %
Married 12,634 51.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 907 3.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,265 13.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 24,920 - -
Occupied Housing Units 23,550 94.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,370 5.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,280 21.2 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 7,960 31.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 299 1.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 363 1.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,353 9.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 5,309 21.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,296 13.2 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 55 0.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 5 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 5,033 20.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 5,852 23.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,819 23.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,937 7.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,158 4.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 590 2.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 8,986 36.1 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 466 1.9 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 13,687 54.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 214 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 24 0.1 % 1.8 %
Solar 13 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 8 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 152 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 32,710 52.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 11,330 18.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 199 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 11,708 18.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 6,032 9.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 80,734 55,775
Median Family Income 92,463 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 40,606 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 84.83 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.26 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.1
    [CDD] 9.47
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com