Lake Arbor, MD

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2022 Population
14,901
3.65% 1-year growth
US Senator
Ben Cardin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Chris Van Hollen
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
43.7
0.46% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
6.11%
11.6% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$118,518
7.36% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$417,000
16.3% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
8,494
5.02% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Lake Arbor, MD had a population of 14.9k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $118,518. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Lake Arbor, MD grew from 14,376 to 14,901, a 3.65% increase and its median household income grew from $110,394 to $118,518, a 7.36% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lake Arbor, MD are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (86%), White (Non-Hispanic) (7.21%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.77%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (1.62%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.16%).

None of the households in Lake Arbor, MD reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

95% of the residents in Lake Arbor, MD are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Lake Arbor, MD are University of Maryland Global Campus (15,061 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Lake Arbor, MD was $417,000, and the homeownership rate was 63%.

Most people in Lake Arbor, MD drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 37.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Lake Arbor, MD was 3 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Lake Arbor, MD is home to a population of 14.9k people, from which 95% are citizens. As of 2022, 19.2% of Lake Arbor, MD residents were born outside of the country (2.86k people).

In 2022, there were 11.9 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (12.8k people) in Lake Arbor, MD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.08k White (Non-Hispanic) and 264 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

95%
2022 Citizenship
95.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 95% of Lake Arbor, MD residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Lake Arbor, MD was 95.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Lake Arbor, MD
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    12.8k ± 1.69k
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    1.08k ± 339
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    264 ± 162
4.08%
Hispanic Population
608 people

In 2022, there were 11.9 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (12.8k people) in Lake Arbor, MD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.08k White (Non-Hispanic) and 264 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.08% of the people in Lake Arbor, MD are hispanic (608 people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. El Salvador
    115,960 ± 8,281 people
  2. India
    61,668 ± 6,066 people
  3. Nigeria
    45,887 ± 5,240 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Maryland was El Salvador, the natal country of 115,960 Maryland residents, followed by India with 61,668 and Nigeria with 45,887.

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Foreign-Born Population

19.2%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
2.86k people
19.7%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
2.83k people

As of 2022, 19.2% of Lake Arbor, MD residents (2.86k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lake Arbor, MD was 19.7%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    385 ± 189
  2. Vietnam
    294 ± 163
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    208 ± 207

Lake Arbor, MD has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.31 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Lake Arbor, MD employs 8.49k people. The largest industries in Lake Arbor, MD are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,731 people), Public Administration (1,444 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (954 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($140,669), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($127,330), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($125,179).

Males in Maryland have an average income that is 1.24 times higher than the average income of females, which is $77,266. The income inequality in Maryland (measured using the Gini index) is 0.454, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

8.49k
2022 Value
± 932
5.02%
1 Year growth
± 14.8%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Lake Arbor, MD grew at a rate of 5.02%, from 8.09k employees to 8.49k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lake Arbor, MD, are Management Occupations (1,136 people), Business & Financial Operations Occupations (1,083 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (801 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lake Arbor, MD.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

8.49k
2022 Value
± 932
5.02%
1 Year growth
± 14.8%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Lake Arbor, MD grew at a rate of 5.02%, from 8.09k employees to 8.49k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lake Arbor, MD, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,731 people), Public Administration (1,444 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (954 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lake Arbor, MD, though some of these residents may live in Lake Arbor, MD and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$61,627
Median earning men ± $7,955
$85,682
Median earning women ± $9,112

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Construction ($121,179), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($105,335), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($103,450).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($126,903), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($120,924), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($101,213).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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0.617%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 2.69M people employed in Maryland. This represents a 0.617% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13.9%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Maryland.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Maryland went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 65.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (32.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.1%).

Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen are the senators currently representing the state of Maryland. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Maryland is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Maryland

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Ben Cardin
Senator from Maryland1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Chris Van Hollen
Senator from Maryland3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen are the senators currently representing Maryland.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Maryland

Maryland is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Maryland have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Lake Arbor, MD awarded 15,061 degrees. The student population of Lake Arbor, MD in 2022 is skewed towards men, with 30,478 male students and 25,360 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lake Arbor, MD are White (5,554 and 37.5%), followed by Black or African American (4,294 and 29%), Hispanic or Latino (1,864 and 12.6%), and Unknown (1,438 and 9.71%).

The largest universities in Lake Arbor, MD by number of degrees awarded are University of Maryland Global Campus (15,061 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Lake Arbor, MD are General Business Administration & Management (3,345 and 22.2%), Information Science (2,460 and 16.3%), and Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (2,234 and 14.8%).

The median tuition cost in Lake Arbor, MD for a public four year colleges is $7,488 for in-state students and $11,976 for out-of-state students.

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 55,838 students enrolled in Lake Arbor, MD, 54.6% men and 45.4% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 19,330 records, of which 40.2% were women and 59.8% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 638 degrees awarded
  2. 1,940 degrees awarded
  3. 1,443 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Lake Arbor, MD was General Psychology with 638 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Lake Arbor, MD according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
15,061 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Maryland Global Campus with 15,061 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 7,909 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Lake Arbor, MD, which is 1.11 times more than the 7,152 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 5,554 degrees mean that there were 1.29 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 4,294 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 4-year or above ($7,488) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($360) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.12% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.05% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.2M), Bachelors Degree (1.04M), and Some college (961k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Lake Arbor, MD was $417,000 in 2022, which is 1.48 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $358,700 to $417,000, a 16.3% increase. The homeownership rate in Lake Arbor, MD is 63%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Lake Arbor, MD have an average commute time of 37.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Lake Arbor, MD is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.

Property

$417,000
Median Property Value 2022
±$30,303
$3,892
Median Property Taxes
±$555

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lake Arbor, MD the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Lake Arbor, MD compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

63%
Homeownership
2022
71.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 63% of the housing units in Lake Arbor, MD were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 60.9%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Census Tract 8035.14
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

The following map shows all of the places in Lake Arbor, MD colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$118,518
Median Household Income
± $9,470
6.18k
Number of Households
± 716

In 2022, the median household income of the 6.18k households in Lake Arbor, MD grew to $118,518 from the previous year's value of $110,394.

The following chart displays the households in Lake Arbor, MD distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $100k - $125k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Lake Arbor, MD is from Maryland.
0.454
2022 Wage GINI in Maryland
0.456
2021 Wage GINI in Maryland

In 2022, the income inequality in Maryland was 0.454 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.498% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Maryland was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Maryland in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (68.8%)
  2. Worked At Home (12.8%)
  3. Public Transit (9.43%)

In 2022, 68.8% of workers in Lake Arbor, MD drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (12.8%) and those who used public transit to get to work (9.43%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

37.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lake Arbor, MD have a longer commute time (37.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 3.27% of the workforce in Lake Arbor, MD have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

3 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Lake Arbor, MD distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Lake Arbor, MD have 3 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

6.11% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lake Arbor, MD (900 out of 14.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Males 35 - 44 and then Males 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lake Arbor, MD is Black, followed by Hispanic and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

94.7% of the population of Lake Arbor, MD has health coverage, with 57.6% on employee plans, 11.1% on Medicaid, 8.93% on Medicare, 15.6% on non-group plans, and 1.54% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Prince George's County, MD see 1887 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.34% increase from the previous year (1826 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1568 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 551 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,887 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Prince George's County, MD

Primary care physicians in Prince George's County, MD see an average of 1,887 patients per year. This represents a 3.34% increase from the previous year (1,826 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Prince George's County, MD in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 20.1% under 18 years, 16.4% between 18 and 34 years, 46.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 17.1% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 44.8% were men and 55.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.25%
Uninsured
57.6%
Employer Coverage
11.1%
Medicaid
8.93%
Medicare
15.6%
Non-Group
1.54%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lake Arbor, MD grew by 62.6% from 3.23% to 5.25%.

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