Gaithersburg SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
4

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Gaithersburg, Maryland Info Snack

Gaithersburg ( pronunciation (help·info)),[N 1] officially the City of Gaithersburg, is a city in Montgomery County, Maryland. At the time of the 2010 U.S. Census, Gaithersburg had a population of 59,933, making it the fourth largest incorporated city in the state, behind Baltimore, Frederick, and Rockville. Gaithersburg is located to the northwest of Washington, D.C., and is considered a suburb and a primary city within the Washington?Arlington?Alexandria, DC?VA?MD?WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Gaithersburg was incorporated as a town in 1878 and as a city in 1968.
Population
67,417
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
9.5%
Median Home
$380,300
Median Income
$85,773
Median Rent
$1,634

Rankings for Gaithersburg in Maryland

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Map Of Gaithersburg, MD

Population over time in Gaithersburg

Year Population % Change
2017 67,417 2.0%
2016 66,104 1.8%
2015 64,945 2.3%
2014 63,491 2.7%
2013 61,851 2.7%
2012 60,223 2.0%
2011 59,037 1.5%
2010 58,169 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gaithersburg

White
35.0% (23,617)
African American
17.8% (12,011)
American Indian
0.2% (111)
Asian
18.0% (12,124)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.4% (250)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,878)
Hispanic
25.8% (17,422)
Race Gaithersburg MD USA
White 35.0% 51.9% 61.5%
African American 17.8% 29.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 18.0% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 25.8% 9.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Gaithersburg, Maryland

Less than $10,000
4.0% (269,668)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (141,575)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.4% (364,051)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (458,435)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (606,753)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (1,098,897)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (950,579)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.3% (1,368,565)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.1% (680,911)
$200,000 or more
12.0% (809,004)
Income Gaithersburg MD USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 4.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 3.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.4% 6.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 6.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 10.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 16.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 13.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.3% 18.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.1% 9.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 12.0% 10.7% 6.3%

Gender in Gaithersburg

Female
51.1% (34,459)
Male
48.9% (32,957)
Gender Gaithersburg MD USA
Female 51.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gaithersburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.7% (5,186)
9-12th Grade
5.2% (3,523)
High School / GED
14.7% (9,892)
Some College
14.3% (9,632)
Associate's Degree
4.8% (3,259)
Bachelor's Degree
26.6% (17,942)
Master's Degree
17.4% (11,711)
Professional Degree
3.6% (2,444)
Doctorate Degree
5.7% (3,824)
Education Gaithersburg MD USA
< 9th Grade 7.7% 4.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.2% 6.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 14.7% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 14.3% 19.2% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.8% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 26.6% 21.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 17.4% 12.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.6% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.7% 2.5% 1.4%

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