Poverty in Derwood, Maryland

What is the poverty rate in Derwood, Maryland?
The poverty rate in Derwood is 14.9%. One out of every 6.7 residents of Derwood lives in poverty.

How many people in Derwood, Maryland live in poverty?
296 of 1,984 Derwood residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.

How does the poverty rate in Derwood compare to the rest of Maryland?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Maryland is 9.7%, meaning Derwood has a dramatically higher than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Maryland.

Source: 2017 ACS 5 Year

Derwood, Maryland Poverty Rate By Race

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Derwood, Maryland Poverty Rate By Sex

What is the poverty rate for men vs women living in Derwood, Maryland?

Male

The Poverty Rate for men who live in Derwood, Maryland is 11.5%.

Female

The Poverty Rate for women who live in Derwood, Maryland is 17.9%.

Poverty Rate Disparity for Male vs Female Residents of Derwood, Maryland

Female residents of Derwood, Maryland are dramatically(55%) more likely to live in poverty than males.

105 of 917 males in Derwood live below the poverty line.

191 of 1,067 females in Derwood live below the poverty line.

Derwood, Maryland Poverty Rate By Age

What's the Poverty Rate By Age in Derwood, Maryland?

Derwood, Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by Age

Breakdown of Derwood, Maryland Poverty Rate By Age

Age Poverty Rate

Children Under 6

0.0%

Children 6 to 11 Years Old

22.3%

Adolescents 12 to 17 Years Old

11.6%

Adults 18 to 59 Years Old

8.9%

Adults 60 to 74 Years Old

5.5%

75 to 84 Years Old

73.3%

Over 85 Years Old

100.0%

Derwood, Maryland Poverty Rate By Place of Birth

What is the poverty rate for residents of Derwood, Maryland born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

US Citizen

The Poverty Rate for residents of Derwood, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 6.8%.

Foreign

The Poverty Rate for residents of Derwood, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 28.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Derwood, Maryland born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Derwood, Maryland have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 1,236 residents of Derwood, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 84 (6.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 212 (28.3%) of 748 residents of Derwood, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in Derwood, Maryland

The poverty rate in Derwood is 14.9%.
Derwood is in Montgomery County.
Maryland Poverty Rate by City
Here is a comparison of Poverty Rate by city(minimum 1,000 residents) in Montgomery County.
City Poverty Rate
Ashton-Sandy Spring 2.1%
Aspen Hill 10.4%
Bethesda 2.8%
Brookmont 1.9%
Burtonsville 3.0%
Cabin John 3.7%
Chevy Chase 0.9%
Chevy Chase Village 1.3%
Clarksburg 5.7%
Cloverly 6.0%
Colesville 5.7%
Damascus 4.1%
Darnestown 0.5%
Derwood 14.9%
Fairland 8.3%
Forest Glen 6.8%
Four Corners 6.1%
Friendship Heights Village 6.0%
Gaithersburg 9.5%
Garrett Park 6.4%
Germantown 7.2%
Glenmont 11.0%
Kemp Mill 4.8%
Kensington 3.6%
Layhill 4.1%
Leisure World 7.3%
Montgomery Village 11.1%
North Bethesda 6.9%
North Kensington 5.8%
North Potomac 3.0%
Olney 3.1%
Poolesville 1.6%
Potomac 3.3%
Redland 5.8%
Rockville 7.2%
Silver Spring 11.0%
Somerset 3.4%
South Kensington 2.6%
Spencerville 9.5%
Takoma Park 8.0%
Travilah 2.6%
Wheaton 10.4%
White Oak 10.7%

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