Statewide Claims to Fame

Hagerstown is 6th in Maryland out of 189 other cities in Race - Two or More

Hagerstown is 6th in Maryland out of 41 other cities in Current population (2012)

Hagerstown is 9th in Maryland out of 189 other cities in Income below poverty line

Hagerstown is 11th in Maryland out of 39 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Hagerstown is 13th in Maryland out of 147 other cities in Retail sales

Hagerstown is 14th in Maryland out of 189 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Hagerstown is 18th in Maryland out of 133 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Hagerstown is 18th in Maryland out of 189 other cities in Housing units

Hagerstown is 19th in Maryland out of 189 other cities in Households

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Current population (2012) 40,638 6th 5,884,563 313,914,040
Size in square miles 11.8 39th 9,707.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,364.9 70th 594.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Residents younger than 5 8.7% 14th 6.2% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.8% 65th 22.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.3% 70th 13.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 80.6% 169th 88.2% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.2% 177th 36.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Race - White 75.8% 58th 60.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 15.5% 116th 30.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 89th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.3% 161st 6.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 38th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 5.1% 6th 2.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.6% 96th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 73.4% 58th 53.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Female residents 52.7% 59th 51.6% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 7.3% 128th 13.5% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Housing units 18,682 18th 2,391,350 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 38.2% 44th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 16,446 19th 2,128,377 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 42.6% 175th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $174,300 182nd $319,800 $186,200
People per household 2.4 162nd 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Income per capita $20,684 182nd $35,751 $27,915
Income per household $36,806 185th $72,419 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.1% 9th 9.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hagerstown Rank Maryland US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,551 21st 528,112 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,059,112 13th $75,664,186 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $26,783 11th $13,429 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $113,936 18th $10,758,428 $613,795,732

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