In 2019, Howard County, MD had a population of 326k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $121,618. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Howard County, MD grew from 323,196 to 325,690, a 0.772% increase and its median household income grew from $116,984 to $121,618, a 3.96% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Howard County, MD are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (18.5%), White (Hispanic) (5.31%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.03%). 0% of the households in Howard County, MD speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 91.6% of the residents in Howard County, MD are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Howard County, MD are Howard Community College (1,427 degrees awarded in 2019), Maryland University of Integrative Health (413 degrees), and Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia (358 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Howard County, MD was $482,100, and the homeownership rate was 73.2%. Most people in Howard County, MD drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Howard County, MD was 2 cars per household.