Takoma Park SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
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
17,622
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
8.1%
Median Home
$555,000
Median Income
$86,439
Median Rent
$1,155

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 17,622 -0.1%
2016 17,643 0.4%
2015 17,567 0.5%
2014 17,478 1.0%
2013 17,307 0.4%
2012 17,232 2.0%
2011 16,902 0.4%
2010 16,829 -0.1%
2009 16,853 -
Crime/100k Takoma Park MD USA
Violent Crime 315.8 468.7 368.9
Murder 0.0 8.1 5.0
Robbery 99.7 160.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 193.9 267.0 246.8
Property Crime 2177.4 2033.3 2199.5
Burglary 299.2 312.6 376.0
Larceny 1745.2 1519.8 1594.6
Car Theft 133.0 200.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Takoma Park

White
45.3% (7,980)
African American
34.6% (6,090)
American Indian
0.1% (23)
Asian
5.1% (902)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (4)
Two Or More
4.2% (743)
Hispanic
10.7% (1,880)
Race Takoma Park MD USA
White 45.3% 51.4% 61.1%
African American 34.6% 29.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 5.1% 6.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 2.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.7% 9.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Takoma Park, Maryland

Less than $10,000
4.2% (74,787)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (41,816)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (104,273)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.5% (132,687)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (190,587)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (248,487)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (168,607)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.5% (307,728)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (179,597)
$200,000 or more
17.8% (313,625)
Income Takoma Park MD USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 471.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 289.1% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 602.7% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.5% 663.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 998.8% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 1597.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 1306.5% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.5% 1885.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 1015.4% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 17.8% 1170.1% 697.9%

Gender in Takoma Park

Female
51.8% (9,129)
Male
48.2% (8,493)
Gender Takoma Park MD USA
Female 51.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.5% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,057)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (704)
High School / GED
16.0% (2,819)
Some College
11.0% (1,938)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (704)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (4,229)
Master's Degree
23.0% (4,053)
Professional Degree
6.0% (1,057)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (1,057)
Education Takoma Park MD USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 23.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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