By Jurisdiction 2000-2030

Aging Statistics
These statistics are for Maryland's 60+ Population Projections by Jurisdiction 2000-2030. The geographical distribution of Maryland's 60+ population is projected to remain substantially the same for the next 30 years with over 60% of the elderly residing in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Montgomery, and Prince George's Counties, and Baltimore City.

City
2000
2010
2020
2030
Percent Change 2000-2030
Allegany
17,105
18,299
21,161
22,898
33.9%
Anne Arundel
67,510
116,526
143,424
143,424
112.4%
Baltimore Co.
140,313
162,393
204,472
235,819
68.1%
Calvert
9,149
14,478
23,154
30,704
235.6%
Caroline
5,264
6,370
8,316
9,874
89.6%
Carroll
21,770
31,970
47,482
59,032
171.2%
Cecil
12,254
16,550
22,630
27,635
125.5%
Charles
13,547
21,163
33,092
44,775
230.5%
Dorchester
7,008
7,915
9,666
10,700
52.7%
Frederick
25,355
38,196
58,641
79,527
213.7%
Garrett
5,962
7,424
9,676
11,318
89.8%
Harford
30,352
43,751
42,718
77,981
156.9%
Howard
26,606
43,152
67,177
85,974
223.1%
Kent
4,677
5,553
6,897
7,838
67.6%
Montgomery
130,647
168,721
227,169
278,621
113.3%
Prince George's
90,558
126,603
181,478
226,600
150.2%
Queen Anne
7,105
10,635
15,718
19,435
173.5%
St. Mary's
10,876
16,308
24,484
32,309
197.1%
Somerset
4,563
5,052
6,105
6,558
43.7%
Talbot
8,832
10,801
13,269
15,107
71.0%
Washington
24,225
28,523
36,008
41,639
71.9%14
Wicomico
14,018
17,240
22,504
25,953
85.0%
Worcester
12,379
16,063
20,170
22,953
85.4%
Baltimore City
110,961
113,765
132,370
143,101
29.0%
Total
801,036
1,047,427
1,397,781
1,659,754
107.2%
Source: U.S. Census 2000; MD Department of Planning, Population Projections-Revised 7/20/02. Rounding may affect totals.