Damascus SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Damascus, Maryland Info Snack

Damascus is a census-designated place and an unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States. In the early 20th century, there existed an incorporated municipality lasting a quarter century.
Population
15,423
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
4.1%
Median Home
$389,100
Median Income
$120,775
Median Rent
$1,484

Rankings for Damascus in Maryland

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Population 6,540

Map Of Damascus, MD

Population over time in Damascus

Year Population % Change
2017 15,423 -0.8%
2016 15,554 1.9%
2015 15,267 1.1%
2014 15,094 1.6%
2013 14,858 -4.0%
2012 15,478 -1.3%
2011 15,681 1.0%
2010 15,520 -

Race / Ethnicity in Damascus

White
66.6% (10,266)
African American
8.8% (1,350)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
7.7% (1,187)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (14)
Two Or More
4.3% (662)
Hispanic
12.5% (1,932)
Race Damascus MD USA
White 66.6% 51.9% 61.5%
African American 8.8% 29.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 7.7% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 2.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 12.5% 9.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Damascus, Maryland

Less than $10,000
1.5% (23,134)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (12,338)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.7% (72,488)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.3% (50,895)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.4% (67,861)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.8% (166,568)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (171,195)
$100,000 to $149,999
28.7% (442,640)
$150,000 to $199,999
17.2% (265,275)
$200,000 or more
17.4% (268,360)
Income Damascus MD USA
Less than $10,000 1.5% 4.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 3.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.7% 6.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.3% 6.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.4% 10.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.8% 16.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 13.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 28.7% 18.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 17.2% 9.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 17.4% 10.7% 6.3%

Gender in Damascus

Female
52.5% (8,090)
Male
47.5% (7,332)
Gender Damascus MD USA
Female 52.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Damascus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.8% (436)
9-12th Grade
4.3% (660)
High School / GED
19.3% (2,971)
Some College
19.8% (3,056)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,073)
Bachelor's Degree
28.2% (4,348)
Master's Degree
14.5% (2,240)
Professional Degree
1.6% (249)
Doctorate Degree
2.5% (386)
Education Damascus MD USA
< 9th Grade 2.8% 4.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.3% 6.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 19.3% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 19.8% 19.2% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 28.2% 21.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 14.5% 12.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.6% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.5% 2.5% 1.4%

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