Maryland Population 1900-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Maryland from 1900 to 2019.
  • The population of Maryland in 2019 was 6,045,680, a 0.16% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Maryland in 2018 was 6,035,802, a 0.2% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Maryland in 2017 was 6,023,868, a 0.34% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Maryland in 2016 was 6,003,323, a 0.3% increase from 2015.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,512,223
Texas 28,995,881
Florida 21,477,737
New York 19,453,561
Pennsylvania 12,801,989
Illinois 12,671,821
Ohio 11,689,100
Georgia 10,617,423
North Carolina 10,488,084
Michigan 9,986,857
New Jersey 8,882,190
Virginia 8,535,519
Washington 7,614,893
Arizona 7,278,717
Massachusetts 6,892,503
Tennessee 6,829,174
Indiana 6,732,219
Missouri 6,137,428
Maryland 6,045,680
Wisconsin 5,822,434
Colorado 5,758,736
Minnesota 5,639,632
South Carolina 5,148,714
Alabama 4,903,185
Louisiana 4,648,794
Kentucky 4,467,673
Oregon 4,217,737
Oklahoma 3,956,971
Connecticut 3,565,287
Utah 3,205,958
Iowa 3,155,070
Nevada 3,080,156
Arkansas 3,017,804
Mississippi 2,976,149
Kansas 2,913,314
New Mexico 2,096,829
Nebraska 1,934,408
West Virginia 1,792,147
Idaho 1,787,065
Hawaii 1,415,872
New Hampshire 1,359,711
Maine 1,344,212
Montana 1,068,778
Rhode Island 1,059,361
Delaware 973,764
North Dakota 762,062
Alaska 731,545
Wyoming 578,759
Maryland - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 6,045,680 0.16%
2018 6,035,802 0.20%
2017 6,023,868 0.34%
2016 6,003,323 0.30%
2015 5,985,562 0.47%
2014 5,957,283 0.58%
2013 5,923,188 0.61%
2012 5,886,992 0.81%
2011 5,839,419 0.88%
2010 5,788,645 1.02%
2009 5,730,388 0.80%
2008 5,684,965 0.56%
2007 5,653,408 0.46%
2006 5,627,367 0.63%
2005 5,592,379 0.82%
2004 5,546,935 0.92%
2003 5,496,269 1.03%
2002 5,440,389 1.22%
2001 5,374,691 1.20%
2000 5,311,034 2.70%
1999 5,171,634 0.81%
1998 5,130,072 0.73%
1997 5,092,914 0.71%
1996 5,057,142 0.67%
1995 5,023,650 0.77%
1994 4,985,411 0.87%
1993 4,942,504 0.82%
1992 4,902,545 0.95%
1991 4,856,176 1.22%
1990 4,797,431 1.48%
1989 4,727,301 1.49%
1988 4,657,904 2.02%
1987 4,565,557 1.75%
1986 4,486,957 1.67%
1985 4,413,071 1.10%
1984 4,365,243 1.20%
1983 4,313,327 0.71%
1982 4,282,923 0.49%
1981 4,261,905 0.81%
1980 4,227,643 0.87%
1979 4,191,160 0.18%
1978 4,183,603 0.34%
1977 4,169,595 0.46%
1976 4,150,539 0.28%
1975 4,139,096 0.49%
1974 4,118,815 0.51%
1973 4,097,974 0.60%
1972 4,073,499 1.37%
1971 4,018,324 2.41%
1970 3,923,897 1.45%
1969 3,868,000 1.39%
1968 3,815,000 1.54%
1967 3,757,000 1.68%
1966 3,695,000 2.64%
1965 3,600,000 3.09%
1964 3,492,000 3.13%
1963 3,386,000 3.77%
1962 3,263,000 2.74%
1961 3,176,000 2.02%
1960 3,113,000 1.53%
1959 3,066,000 2.82%
1958 2,982,000 3.79%
1957 2,873,000 2.21%
1956 2,811,000 2.52%
1955 2,742,000 2.12%
1954 2,685,000 4.60%
1953 2,567,000 2.68%
1952 2,500,000 2.42%
1951 2,441,000 3.65%
1950 2,355,000 1.12%
1949 2,329,000 2.55%
1948 2,271,000 1.02%
1947 2,248,000 1.54%
1946 2,214,000 5.63%
1945 2,096,000 -1.04%
1944 2,118,000 1.39%
1943 2,089,000 4.55%
1942 1,998,000 4.44%
1941 1,913,000 4.02%
1940 1,839,000 2.57%
1939 1,793,000 1.53%
1938 1,766,000 0.68%
1937 1,754,000 0.52%
1936 1,745,000 0.93%
1935 1,729,000 1.11%
1934 1,710,000 0.94%
1933 1,694,000 0.95%
1932 1,678,000 1.27%
1931 1,657,000 1.28%
1930 1,636,000 0.93%
1929 1,621,000 0.68%
1928 1,610,000 0.69%
1927 1,599,000 1.46%
1926 1,576,000 1.29%
1925 1,556,000 1.24%
1924 1,537,000 1.05%
1923 1,521,000 0.80%
1922 1,509,000 1.14%
1921 1,492,000 1.91%
1920 1,464,000 1.31%
1919 1,445,000 -1.50%
1918 1,467,000 2.73%
1917 1,428,000 0.92%
1916 1,415,000 1.00%
1915 1,401,000 0.86%
1914 1,389,000 1.54%
1913 1,368,000 1.71%
1912 1,345,000 1.59%
1911 1,324,000 1.69%
1910 1,302,000 1.01%
1909 1,289,000 1.58%
1908 1,269,000 0.95%
1907 1,257,000 0.48%
1906 1,251,000 1.13%
1905 1,237,000 1.64%
1904 1,217,000 0.66%
1903 1,209,000 -0.08%
1902 1,210,000 0.83%
1901 1,200,000 0.93%
1900 1,189,000 0.00%