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Maryland Economic Information

Maryland Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    4,695,768
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    3,233,680
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    68.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    3,207,358
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    68.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    2,949,440
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    62.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    257,918
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    26,322
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    1,462,088
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    31.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    3,207,358
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    2,452,569
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    1,589,893
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    64.8%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    1,584,742
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    64.6%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    1,463,630
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    59.7%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    426,037
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    304,648
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    71.5%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    860,972
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    665,847
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    77.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    2,913,869
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    2,143,386
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    73.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    285,878
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    260,119
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    68,054
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    34,264
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    122,168
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    32.20
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    2,949,440
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    1,311,059
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    44.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    501,390
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    673,989
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    22.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    233,699
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    229,303
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    2,949,440
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    15,570
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    197,720
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    6.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    142,983
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    4.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    57,666
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    287,713
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    125,403
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    65,751
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    183,392
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    443,710
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    15.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    696,545
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    23.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    238,978
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    8.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    160,596
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    333,413
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    2,949,440
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    2,138,548
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    72.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    665,509
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    22.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    141,958
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    4.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    3,425
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    2,155,983
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    111,267
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    71,812
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    148,500
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    156,517
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    230,383
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    370,377
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    17.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    289,137
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    391,031
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    18.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    191,596
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    195,363
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    9.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    74,149
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    97,135
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,772,809
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    82.2%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    97,808
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    557,847
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    25.9%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    17,848
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    433,090
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    20.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    31,198
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    91,271
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,469
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    55,925
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,976
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    224,151
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,445,917
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    45,396
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    26,881
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    67,930
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    86,694
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    137,429
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    235,136
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    205,170
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    14.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    305,559
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    21.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    161,916
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    11.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    173,806
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    89,416
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    112,955
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    36,670
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    710,066
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    46,090
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    60,380
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    40,501
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    60,165
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    50,743
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    5,793,471
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    5,222,379
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    90.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    4,291,084
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    74.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    1,599,423
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    27.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    571,092
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    1,347,137
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    54,197
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    3,706,166
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    3,005,981
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    2,768,370
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    2,446,698
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    88.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    2,321,612
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    83.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    186,937
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    6.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    321,672
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    237,611
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    156,096
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    65.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    98,835
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    41.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    63,791
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    26.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    81,515
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    34.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    700,185
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    596,375
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    85.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    420,616
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    60.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    226,617
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    32.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    103,810
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    14.8%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    6.9%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.7%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.6%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    2.8%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.6%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.4%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    19.4%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    26.1%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    29.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    10.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    13.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    12.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    15.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    12.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    9.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    9.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    7.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    7.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    20.8%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.