In 2017, Howard County, MD had a population of 321k people with a median age of 38.6 and a median household income of $111,473. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Howard County, MD grew from 317,233 to 321,113, a 1.22% increase and its median household income declined from $120,941 to $111,473, a -7.83% decrease.
The population of Howard County, MD is 51.6% White Alone, 18.5% Asian Alone, and 18% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Howard County, MD speak a non-English language, and 93% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Howard County, MD are Howard Community College (1,249 degrees awarded in 2016), Maryland University of Integrative Health (311 degrees), and Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia (284 degrees).
The median property value in Howard County, MD is $444,500, and the homeownership rate is 74.9%. Most people in Howard County, MD commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Howard County, MD is 2 cars per household.