Ellicott City 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

Ellicott City Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
70,925

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.3%
5 - 17:
19.7%
18 - 24:
6.6%
25 - 34:
9.5%
35 - 54:
30.2%
55 - 64:
13.0%
Over 65 Years:
15.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.8%
4.8%
High School Graduates
96.2%
96.2%
College Graduated
67.3%
67.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Ellicott City
$56,611
$56,611
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Ellicott City
$131,534
$131,534
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
4.0%

Employment Industries in Ellicott City

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
20.5%
20.5%
Healthcare
14.3%
14.3%
Education
12.0%
12.0%
Public Service
11.2%
11.2%
Retail
6.1%
6.1%
Manufacturing
5.9%
5.9%
Finance
5.3%
5.3%
Accommodation
4.7%
4.7%
Other
4.4%
4.4%
Construction
3.3%
3.3%
Wholesale
2.2%
2.2%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
Transportation
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
54.4%
54.4%
Black Or African American
8.7%
8.7%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
29.8%
29.8%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.6%
3.6%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.3%
3.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
14.5%
14.5%
Irish
11.3%
11.3%
English
8.2%
8.2%
Italian
7.4%
7.4%
Polish
3.3%
3.3%
Scottish
2.4%
2.4%
European
2.4%
2.4%
French
1.6%
1.6%
Russian
1.6%
1.6%
Dutch
0.9%
0.9%
Welsh
0.8%
0.8%
Eastern European
0.8%
0.8%
British
0.7%
0.7%
Swedish
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
African
0.6%
0.6%
Greek
0.6%
0.6%
Norwegian
0.6%
0.6%
Czech
0.6%
0.6%
Lithuanian
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
68.2%
68.2%
Korean
6.3%
6.3%
Langs. of India
5.4%
5.4%
Chinese
5.1%
5.1%
Other Asian languages
3.0%
3.0%
Spanish
2.4%
2.4%
African languages
1.0%
1.0%
Tagalog
0.9%
0.9%
French
0.9%
0.9%
Urdu
0.8%
0.8%
Portuguese
0.4%
0.4%
Vietnamese
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
Slavic languages
0.3%
0.3%
Scandinavian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.2%
0.2%
French Creole
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Ellicott City Residents:
26.7%