Minority by Jurisdiction & Age 2000

Aging Statistics
The following projections are for Maryland's 2000 minority Population 60+ by jurisdiction and age. Maryland's age 60 and over with functional disabilities related to mobility or personal care, who are living in the community, account for 153,585, 19% of the total number of elderly residents in 2000.

Of the state's aged 60+ minority population, 33% live in Baltimore City and approximately 72% of older minority individuals live in the combined jurisdictions of Baltimore City, and Montgomery County and Prince George County. Of the population of older minority residents who are 85+, 37% lived in Baltimore City in 2000.

City
% of Total 60+
60+
65+
75+
85+
Allegany
0.17%
325
229
108
19
Anne Arundel
4.28%
8,123
5,567
2,162
506
Baltimore Co.
8.47%
16,082
10,756
4,141
1,072
Calvert
0.74%
1,409
1,005
434
110
Caroline
0.43%
819
626
299
71
Carroll
0.36%
689
466
196
44
Cecil
0.32%
602
424
155
31
Charles
1.55%
2,946
1,982
757
161
Dorchester
0.79%
1,508
164
535
126
Frederick
0.84%
1,599
1,088
444
114
Garrett
0.03%
51
41
10
3
Harford
1.29%
2,444
1,709
596
149
Howard
2.66%
5,041
3,267
1,186
291
Kent
0.39%
731
540
239
70
Montgomery
14.22%
26,993
17,955
6,799
1,618
Prince George
24.79%
47,047
29,275
10,084
2,348
Queen Anne
0.46%
871
675
314
94
St. Mary's
0.91%
1,731
1,276
545
126
Somerset
0.59%
1,126
846
381
101
Talbot
0.57%
1,090
835
392
125
Washington
0.35%
666
472
197
53
Wicomico
1.48%
2,800
2,082
909
227
Worcester
0.82%
1,564
1,161
537
152
Baltimore City
33.47%
63,519
47,258
19,914
4,427
Total
100.0%
189,776
13,069
51,364
12,038
Source: U.S. Census 2000; MD Department of Planning, Population Projections-revised 7/20/01. Rounding may affect totals.