|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cumberland is 18,736. Cumberland, Maryland is the 1,982nd largest city in the US.
Cumberland is located entirely in Allegany County.
The peak population of Cumberland was in 1990, when its population was 24,858. In 1990, Cumberland was the 1,122nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,982nd largest city in the US. Cumberland is currently 24.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Cumberland has shrunk 13.4% since the year 2000. Cumberland, Maryland's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Cumberland has a population density of 2,068.7 people per square mile.
|2363||Havre de Grace||14,873||29.3%|
|1981||Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin||18,738||1.2%|
|1984||Elizabeth City, North Carolina||18,703||8.4%|
|1985||La Marque, Texas||18,697||36.4%|
|1986||Lumberton, North Carolina||18,694||-11.4%|
|1987||Rutherford, New Jersey||18,690||3.2%|
The total voting age population of Cumberland, Maryland, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,275. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.2% of the residents of Cumberland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cumberland are 89.9% White, 5.8% Black, 3.7% Two or more races, 0.5% Asian, 0.1% American Indian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cumberland, 23.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.9%. On a per-household basis, 16.9% of families are below the poverty line in Cumberland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.0% of Cumberland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.9% of Cumberland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.4% have a bachelor's degree and 7.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cumberland residents aged 5 and older, 3.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cumberland is 8.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cumberland, 14.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cumberland is $36,145.
In Cumberland, 51.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.5% of housing units in Cumberland.
Of all the housing units in Cumberland, 48.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Cumberland, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 320 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cumberland is $662.
In Cumberland, 71.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.