takoma park Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 660 6.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,917 17.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,571 14.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,796 25.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,078 37.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 9,832 89.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,249 56.7 % 56.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 17,478 - -
19 years old and under 4,436 25.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,259 35.8 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,950 28.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,833 10.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 10,984 76.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,852 12.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 1,558 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,718 38.5 % 33.5 %
Married 3,329 47.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 274 3.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 732 10.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,905 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,524 94.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 381 5.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,434 49.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 114 1.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 146 2.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 271 3.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 696 10.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 483 7.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,761 25.5 % 8.8 %
Built 1990 to 1999 203 2.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 387 5.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 325 4.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,060 15.4 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,718 39.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,081 30.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,689 24.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 184 2.7 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 4,413 63.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 127 1.8 % 4.1 %
Wood 11 0.2 % 1.8 %
Solar 19 0.3 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 72 1.0 % 0.4 %
None 9 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,885 53.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 5,741 34.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 21 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 868 5.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,253 7.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 82,735 55,775
Median Family Income 109,868 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 42,821 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.33 %
  • Temperature 68.6 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.1 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 7.15
    [CDD] 1.25
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
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