Wheaton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
7
Commute
3

Wheaton, Maryland Info Snack

Wheaton is a census-designated place in Montgomery County, Maryland, USA, north of Washington, D.C., northwest of Silver Spring. Wheaton takes its name from Frank Wheaton (1833?1903), a career officer in the United States Army and volunteer from Rhode Island in the Union Army who rose to the rank of major-general while serving before, during, and after the American Civil War.
Population
50,095
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
10.4%
Median Home
$348,400
Median Income
$79,369
Median Rent
$1,790

Rankings for Wheaton in Maryland

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1

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2

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3

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Population 4,981

4

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Population 8,684

5

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Population 26,804

6

Hillandale, MD
Population 5,734

7

North Laurel, MD
Population 24,510

8

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Population 14,633

9

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Population 35,766

10

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Population 13,445

Map Of Wheaton, MD

Population over time in Wheaton

Year Population % Change
2017 50,095 0.7%
2016 49,764 -1.8%
2015 50,688 1.7%
2014 49,831 3.7%
2013 48,047 -0.1%
2012 48,089 1.7%
2011 47,279 4.9%
2010 45,079 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wheaton

White
24.0% (12,002)
African American
16.2% (8,111)
American Indian
0.2% (113)
Asian
13.2% (6,590)
Hawaiian
0.3% (152)
Other
0.8% (403)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,395)
Hispanic
42.6% (21,329)
Race Wheaton MD USA
White 24.0% 51.9% 61.5%
African American 16.2% 29.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 13.2% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 42.6% 9.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Wheaton, Maryland

Less than $10,000
4.0% (200,380)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (140,266)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.0% (300,570)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (295,560)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.3% (515,978)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (941,786)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (801,520)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (976,852)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (510,968)
$200,000 or more
6.4% (320,608)
Income Wheaton MD USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 4.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 3.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.0% 6.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 6.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.3% 10.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 16.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 13.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 18.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 9.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 6.4% 10.7% 6.3%

Gender in Wheaton

Female
49.6% (24,856)
Male
50.4% (25,238)
Gender Wheaton MD USA
Female 49.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wheaton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
15.3% (7,685)
9-12th Grade
7.5% (3,779)
High School / GED
21.9% (10,987)
Some College
14.8% (7,395)
Associate's Degree
4.7% (2,378)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (9,529)
Master's Degree
11.3% (5,663)
Professional Degree
2.8% (1,385)
Doctorate Degree
2.6% (1,288)
Education Wheaton MD USA
< 9th Grade 15.3% 4.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.5% 6.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 21.9% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 14.8% 19.2% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.7% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 21.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 11.3% 12.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.8% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.6% 2.5% 1.4%

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