Bowie Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Bowie Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
58,643

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.5%
5 - 17:
16.3%
18 - 24:
6.7%
25 - 34:
11.9%
35 - 54:
29.8%
55 - 64:
15.0%
Over 65 Years:
14.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.1%
5.1%
High School Graduates
95.4%
95.4%
College Graduated
48.2%
48.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Bowie
$49,255
$49,255
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Bowie
$113,338
$113,338
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.2%

Employment Industries in Bowie

 
Public Service
18.3%
18.3%
Healthcare
11.7%
11.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
11.4%
11.4%
Education
10.5%
10.5%
Retail
8.4%
8.4%
Other
6.4%
6.4%
Accommodation
4.8%
4.8%
Administration
4.6%
4.6%
Transportation
4.1%
4.1%
Finance
4.0%
4.0%
Construction
3.9%
3.9%
Information Technology
2.7%
2.7%
Real estate
2.2%
2.2%
Manufacturing
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
31.1%
31.1%
Black Or African American
52.1%
52.1%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
5.1%
5.1%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
4.3%
4.3%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
7.2%
7.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
8.3%
8.3%
German
7.1%
7.1%
English
4.2%
4.2%
Italian
3.9%
3.9%
African
2.3%
2.3%
Polish
2.2%
2.2%
Nigerian
2.1%
2.1%
Jamaican
1.4%
1.4%
Other Subsaharan African
1.2%
1.2%
Scottish
1.2%
1.2%
European
1.0%
1.0%
British
0.9%
0.9%
French
0.8%
0.8%
Sierra Leonean
0.7%
0.7%
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
Ethiopian
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
Swedish
0.5%
0.5%
Guyanese
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
84.7%
84.7%
Spanish
5.6%
5.6%
African languages
3.3%
3.3%
Tagalog
1.6%
1.6%
French
0.9%
0.9%
Chinese
0.7%
0.7%
German/Yiddish
0.5%
0.5%
French Creole
0.5%
0.5%
Langs. of India
0.4%
0.4%
Korean
0.4%
0.4%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
Urdu
0.4%
0.4%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Italian
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Bowie Residents:
14.9%