Clarksburg, MD Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Clarksburg?

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There are 27,354 residents in Clarksburg, with a median age of 36.4. Of this, 48.37% are males and 51.63% are females. US-born citizens make up 62.37% of the resident pool in Clarksburg, while non-US-born citizens account for 25.3%. Additionally, 12.33% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 24,666 people in Clarksburg currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 27,354 4.3%
Male Population 13,231 2.1%
Female Population 14,123 6.4%
Male population 48.37%
Female population 51.63%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 36.4 1.7%
Citizen US Born 17,060 1.1%
Citizen not US Born 6,921 10.1%
Not Citizen 3,373 10.0%
Citizen US Born 62.37%
Citizen not US Born 25.3%
Not Citizen 12.33%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 132 -43.8%
Moved from Same County 1,581 8.9%
Moved from Same State 214 32.1%
Moved from Different State 383 -25.5%
Same House as Last Year 24,666 4.7%
Moved from Abroad 0.49%
Moved from Same County 5.86%
Moved from Same State 0.79%
Moved from Different State 1.42%
Same House as Last Year 91.44%

What are the employment statistics in Clarksburg?

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White-collar workers make up 93.86% of the working population in Clarksburg, while blue-collar employees account for 6.14%. There are also 1,380 entrepreneurs in Clarksburg (9.9% of the workforce); 8,225 workers employed in private companies (58.98%); and 3,213 people working in governmental institutions (23.04%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 13,090 3.9%
Blue Collar 856 -5.3%
White Collar 93.86%
Blue Collar 6.14%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,380 42.7%
Private Companies 8,225 0.2%
Governmental Workers 3,213 4.9%
Not for Profit Companies 1,128 -11.0%
Self Employees 9.9%
Private Companies 58.98%
Governmental Workers 23.04%
Not for Profit Companies 8.09%

How many households are there in Clarksburg?

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There are a total of 8,329 households in Clarksburg, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 85.54% of these Clarksburg households, while non-family units account for the remaining 14.46%. Additionally, 55.79% of households have children and 44.21% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 8,329 6.1%
Average People Per Household 3 -1.8%
Family Households 7,125 4.3%
Non-family Households 1,204 18.4%
Family Households 85.54%
Non-family Households 14.46%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 4,647 2.9%
Households without Children 3,682 10.5%
Households with Children 55.79%
Households without Children 44.21%

What are the median and average incomes in Clarksburg?

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The average annual household income in Clarksburg is $163,156, while the median household income sits at $152,917 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $158,157, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $162,917. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $75,357 and $98,750, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $163,156 1.3%
Median Household Income $152,917 2.5%
People below Poverty Level 1,071 8.1%
People above Poverty Level 25,874 3.9%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Clarksburg?

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There are 8,560 housing units in Clarksburg, and the median year in which these properties were built is 2009. Of the 8,329 occupied housing units in Clarksburg, 87.5% are owner-occupied, while 12.5% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 87.9% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $551,100. In general, housing costs reach $2,676 per month in Clarksburg.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 8,560 5.9%
Median Year Built 2009 0.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 12 -47.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 103 90.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 200 21.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 259 24.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 84 23.5%
Built between 1990 and 1999 243 18.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3,778 2.0%
Built between 2010 and 2019 3,836 N/A
Built in 2020 or Later 45 N/A
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 8,329 6.1%
Owner Occupied 7,288 4.7%
Renter Occupied 1,041 16.8%
Owner Occupied 87.5%
Renter Occupied 12.5%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 6,406 6.3%
Without Mortgage 882 -5.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $551,100 5.4%
Median Value without Mortgage $442,100 -2.3%
Median Housing Costs per Month $2,676 3.2%
With Mortgage 87.9%
Without Mortgage 12.1%

What is the level of education in Clarksburg?

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Approximately 14.66% of the population in Clarksburg holds a high school degree (that's 2,698 residents), while 10.36% have attained a college certificate (2,639 locals) and 32.45% have a bachelor's degree (5,970 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 525 51.3%
Some High School 2,698 10.6%
Some College 2,639 -2.2%
Associate Degree 1,177 5.6%
Bachelor's Degree 5,970 0.4%
Graduate Degree 6,123 7.8%
No High School 2.85%
Some High School 14.66%
Some College 10.36%
Associate Degree 6.4%
Bachelor's Degree 32.45%
Graduate Degree 33.28%

What is the marital status of Clarksburg residents?

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A total of 3,907 people in Clarksburg have never been married (which represents 19.92% of the total population), while 13,392 of them are wedded (68.28%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 261 (1.33%) and 1,500 (7.65%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 3,907 -1.4%
Married 13,392 4.9%
Separated 261 13.5%
Widowed 814 37.5%
Divorced 1,500 0.5%
Never Married 19.92%
Married 68.28%
Separated 1.33%
Widowed 4.15%
Divorced 7.65%

What are the most common means of transportation in Clarksburg?

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The top three means of transportation people in Clarksburg use to get to work are: car, subway or elevated and bus or trolley bus. A total of 10,671 residents commute by car, 215 prefer going to work by subway or elevated and 95 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 10,671 -3.2%
Bus or TrolleyBus 95 -45.4%
Subway or Elevated 215 N/A
TaxiCab 21 -8.7%
Walk 13 N/A

What is the median and average household income in Clarksburg by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
20871 26,366 8,185 $150,588.00 $163,805.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2021 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 20871