Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland Population Charts
According to the most recent Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP depicts it has a Population 2021 of 6,230 which is in the center range of other places in the area. The place with the highest population in the area is Olney CDP which depicts a population of 35,815 ( very much bigger). Figure 3 uses the Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland shows an increase of 602 (11%).
The total Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP shows it has a Population Change of 10.7% which is the third most of all other places in the local area.
Looking at the Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland shows it has 606 people per square mile which is the second smallest when sorted by population density of all the other places in the surrounding region. The next higher as measured by population density is Spencerville CDP 57.2% larger with population density of 953. The place with the highest population density in the area is Olney CDP which shows a people per square mile of 2,211 (approximately 3.6 times bigger). Figure 6 provides Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP depicts it has a Median Age of 45.4 which is the second most of all the places in the surrounding region. The place with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Highland CDP which shows an age of 48.7 (7.3% larger).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland has the largest proportion of people between 50 and 59 yeasr old at 17.3% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the largest proportion of people between 60 and 69 years old at 13.1% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland has the percentage of Black population the second smallest in terms of people who are white of all the other places in the greater region at 7.8% of the total. Figure 9 shows the Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 15.5% which is the third most of all other places in the metropolitan area.
Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP has the largest proportion of percent divorced at 7% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP households. Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP depicts it has a Family Size of 3.3 which is less than most other places in the greater region. The place with the highest average family size in the area is Spencerville CDP which shows an average family size of 4.6 (41.4% larger).
Looking at Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP depicts it has a Married-couple family of 78% which is the second smallest when ranked by percent of people in a husband and wife family of all the other places in the area. The place with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Highland CDP which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 88% (12.8% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP depicts it has a Birth Rate of 3.2% which is in the middle range of other places in the metro area. The place with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Burtonsville CDP which depicts a birth rate of 6.1% (about twice as large). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 100% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP depicts it has a Total Single People of 43% which is the second most percent single people of all the places in the greater Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP region. The place with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Spencerville CDP which depicts a percent single of 51% (17.8% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP is about 16.7% smaller. Also, measured against the state of Maryland, percent of people who are single for any reason of 51%, Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP is about 18.2% smaller.
Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. has the percentage of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 the second smallest when sorted by percent of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 of all the other places in the surrounding region at 17% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of non citizens who entered the US between 2000 to 2009 at 41% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has the largest proportion of non citizens who entered the US between 1990 to 1999 at 42% of the total and is ranked #1.
Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP Maryland Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
Ashton-Sandy Spring CDP, Maryland Demographics Data
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