The state of Maryland has a population of 5,657,438, and is formerly abbreviated as MD. Maryland has 2,128,530 households in the state, with an average of 2.59 people living in each of them. Of the 5,657,438 people living in Maryland, 48.36% are male, 51.64% are female, 56.87% are married and 43.13% are single. 62.75% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $265,220 in the state.
Air quality in Maryland is rated at 28.3/100, and water quality at 54/100. There are 303.1 physicians in Maryland per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 7.20% in the state and the sales tax rate is 11.00%.
Average income per household in Maryland is $69,169. 8.22% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 19.09% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 0.96% earn more than $500,000 per year.