Takoma Park SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
3

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Takoma Park, Maryland Info Snack

Takoma Park is a city in Montgomery County, Maryland. It is a suburb of Washington, D.C., and part of the Washington metropolitan area. Founded in 1883 and incorporated in 1890, Takoma Park, informally called "Azalea City", is a Tree City USA and a nuclear-free zone. A planned commuter suburb, it is situated along the Metropolitan Branch of the historic Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, just northeast of Washington, D.C., and it borders the neighborhood of Takoma, Washington, D.C. It is governed by an elected mayor and six elected councilmembers, who form the city council, and an appointed city manager, under a council-manager style of government. The city's population was 16,715 at the 2010 national census.
Population
17,643
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
8.0%
Median Home
$544,200
Median Income
$87,115
Median Rent
$1,141

Rankings for Takoma Park in Maryland

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Map Of Takoma Park, MD

Population over time in Takoma Park

Year Population % Change
2017 17,643 0.4%
2016 17,567 0.5%
2015 17,478 1.0%
2014 17,307 0.4%
2013 17,232 2.0%
2012 16,902 0.4%
2011 16,829 -0.1%
2010 16,853 -

Crime in Takoma Park Per 100k

Crime Takoma Park MD USA
Violent Crime 306.7 500.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 9.0 5.3
Robbery 172.9 185.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 117.1 278.2 248.9
Property Crime 2503.8 2222.3 2362.0
Burglary 306.7 388.4 430.4
Larceny 2013.0 1609.7 1694.0
Car Theft 184.0 224.2 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Takoma Park

White
45.7% (8,055)
African American
34.4% (6,061)
American Indian
0.2% (34)
Asian
5.8% (1,020)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
3.2% (561)
Hispanic
10.8% (1,901)
Race Takoma Park MD USA
White 45.7% 51.9% 61.5%
African American 34.4% 29.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 5.8% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.8% 9.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Takoma Park, Maryland

Less than $10,000
4.1% (72,336)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (31,757)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (116,443)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.2% (109,386)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.1% (178,194)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (273,466)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (179,958)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.2% (285,816)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.7% (206,423)
$200,000 or more
17.5% (308,752)
Income Takoma Park MD USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 4.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 3.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 6.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.2% 6.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.1% 10.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 16.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 13.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.2% 18.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.7% 9.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 17.5% 10.7% 6.3%

Gender in Takoma Park

Female
52.7% (9,291)
Male
47.3% (8,351)
Gender Takoma Park MD USA
Female 52.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Takoma Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (967)
9-12th Grade
4.3% (765)
High School / GED
15.9% (2,801)
Some College
12.9% (2,281)
Associate's Degree
3.9% (688)
Bachelor's Degree
22.9% (4,032)
Master's Degree
22.2% (3,916)
Professional Degree
6.3% (1,106)
Doctorate Degree
6.1% (1,083)
Education Takoma Park MD USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 4.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.3% 6.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 15.9% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 12.9% 19.2% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 3.9% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 22.9% 21.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 22.2% 12.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 6.3% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.1% 2.5% 1.4%

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