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Ellicott City, MD (Maryland) Houses and Residents

Ellicott City,MD index of house prices

Total population: 65,834 (Urban population: 55,835, Rural population: 474 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 24,381 (23,747 occupied: 17,634 owner occupied, 6,113 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

26%
State:

34%

Housing density: 761 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $214,383.

Median contract rent in 2016: $1,342 (lower quartile is $1,158, upper quartile is $1,624)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $2,677


Median gross rent in Ellicott City, MD in 2016: $1,538

Housing units in Ellicott City with a mortgage: 12,953 (320 second mortgage, 1,939 home equity loan, 157 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,681

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $166,926

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $120,214

Median monthly housing costs: $1,765


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Ellicott City, Maryland Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $518,100 (it was $237,800 in 2000)
Ellicott City:

$518,100
Maryland:

$306,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $406,800 - $657,300
Median year house/condo built: 1988

Median year apartment built: 1983

Household type by relationship:

Households: 68,683
  • In family households: 62,232 (12,241 male householders, 6,775 female householders)
    16,765 spouses, 21,066 children (20,476 natural, 590 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 1,074 grandchildren, 550 brothers or sisters, 1,552 parents, 827 other relatives, 1,382 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,993 (1,969 male householders (1,500 living alone)), 2,762 female householders (2,267 living alone)), 1,262 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 458

Size of family households: 7,024 2-persons, 5,125 3-persons, 4,911 4-persons, 1,502 5-persons, 203 6-persons, 251 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,767 1-person, 695 2-persons, 269 3-persons.

14,264 married couples with children.
2,820 single-parent households (535 men, 2,285 women).

68.4% of residents of Ellicott City speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
10.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
16.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other language at home (86% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 18,281 (26.6%)
(56.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

8.2
State:

7.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Ellicott City, Maryland:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 831 bedroom
  • 1,3742 bedrooms
  • 5,5813 bedrooms
  • 7,9414 bedrooms
  • 2,6555+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Ellicott City population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ellicott City, Maryland:

  • 141no bedroom
  • 1,5691 bedroom
  • 3,2692 bedrooms
  • 5673 bedrooms
  • 5214 bedrooms
  • 465+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Ellicott City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Ellicott City in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 83no vehicle
  • 2,7071 vehicle
  • 9,0872 vehicles
  • 4,1233 vehicles
  • 1,4114 vehicles
  • 2235+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Ellicott City population

Cars and other vehicles available in Ellicott City in renter-occupied apartments

  • 703no vehicle
  • 2,0051 vehicle
  • 2,5022 vehicles
  • 8003 vehicles
  • 1034 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Ellicott City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Ellicott City, Maryland:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1743 rooms
  • 5824 rooms
  • 8985 rooms
  • 2,4986 rooms
  • 2,0897 rooms
  • 3,6138 rooms
  • 7,7809+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Ellicott City population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ellicott City, Maryland:

  • 1411 room
  • 4792 rooms
  • 1,3033 rooms
  • 1,6164 rooms
  • 1,1005 rooms
  • 7036 rooms
  • 4107 rooms
  • 3158 rooms
  • 469+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Ellicott City population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Ellicott City, MD household income distribution

  • Ellicott City, MD household income distribution
  • 578Less than $10,000
  • 329$10,000 to $14,999
  • 640$15,000 to $19,999
  • 376$20,000 to $24,999
  • 458$25,000 to $29,999
  • 275$30,000 to $34,999
  • 174$35,000 to $39,999
  • 378$40,000 to $44,999
  • 281$45,000 to $49,999
  • 957$50,000 to $59,999
  • 970$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,117$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,619$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2,197$125,000 to $149,999
  • 4,591$150,000 to $199,999
  • 5,807$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Ellicott City, MD

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Ellicott City, MD
  • 65Less than $10,000
  • 36$30,000 to $34,999
  • 26$35,000 to $39,999
  • 10$40,000 to $49,999
  • 21$50,000 to $59,999
  • 20$100,000 to $124,999
  • 14$125,000 to $149,999
  • 51$150,000 to $174,999
  • 119$175,000 to $199,999
  • 578$200,000 to $249,999
  • 892$250,000 to $299,999
  • 2,638$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4,415$400,000 to $499,999
  • 8,795$500,000 to $749,999
  • 1,202$750,000 to $999,999
  • 83$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 82$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Ellicott City, MD

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Ellicott City, MD
  • 3Less than $100
  • 7$150 to $199
  • 9$200 to $249
  • 27$350 to $399
  • 32$400 to $449
  • 15$450 to $499
  • 7$500 to $549
  • 93$550 to $599
  • 16$600 to $649
  • 21$700 to $749
  • 66$750 to $799
  • 222$800 to $899
  • 131$900 to $999
  • 1,365$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,580$1,250 to $1,499
  • 1,811$1,500 to $1,999
  • 685$2,000 to $2,499
  • 309$2,500 to $2,999
  • 65$3,000 to $3,499
  • 141$3,500 or more
  • 83No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3,1682010 or later
  • 6,7942000 to 2009
  • 3,6391990 to 1999
  • 1,9861980 to 1989
  • 1,4501970 to 1979
  • 816Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Ellicott City population
Ellicott City commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 246
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,636
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,620
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 4,340
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 6,109
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,734
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 4,528
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 2,122
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 2,114
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 3,980
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 3,032
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,062
Ellicott City, MD Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 41.5%
Number of people working at home: 2,422 (6.5% of all workers)

Ellicott City mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 16,829 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 1,711 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 36 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 17 (0%)
  • Railroad: 75 (0%)
  • Taxi: 315 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (0%)
  • Walked: 201 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 2,422 (11%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 2,831
 Irish: 1,928
 American: 1,638
 English: 1,611
 Italian: 1,385
 European: 1,215
 Polish: 784
 African: 652
 Russian: 495
 Iranian: 404
 Haitian: 354
 Scottish: 345
 Greek: 292
 Brazilian: 290
 Eastern European: 267
 French (except Basque): 251
 Scotch-Irish: 240
 Nigerian: 227
 British: 198
 Ethiopian: 173
 Ukrainian: 158
 Lithuanian: 142
 Jamaican: 138
 Swedish: 133
 French Canadian: 116
 Norwegian: 111
 Welsh: 106
 Armenian: 85
 Swiss: 81
 Hungarian: 75
 Czech: 67
 Belgian: 63
 Dutch: 62
 Israeli: 53
 Portuguese: 53
 Scandinavian: 51
 Palestinian: 49
 Austrian: 48
 Romanian: 47
 South African: 46
 Turkish: 46
 Slovak: 45
 Kenyan: 41
 Syrian: 39
 West Indian: 32
 Arab: 30
 Guyanese: 26
 New Zealander: 26
 Liberian: 26
 Danish: 25
 Croatian: 25
 Egyptian: 25
 Slavic: 22
 Canadian: 20
 Lebanese: 20
 Australian: 17
 Zimbabwean: 15
 Northern European: 14
 Barbadian: 14
 British West Indian: 13
 Latvian: 13
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 10
 Czechoslovakian: 8
 Estonian: 7
 Carpatho Rusyn: 7
 Bulgarian: 4
 Celtic: 4
 Sudanese: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 25%Korea
  • 23%India
  • 13%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 4%Pakistan
  • 2%Uzbekistan
  • 2%Philippines
  • 2%Vietnam

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 25,881
  • Other state: 24,044
  • Northeast: 8,115
  • Midwest: 3,512
  • South: 9,380
  • West: 3,037

91% of Ellicott City residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Maryland.

Ellicott City:

90.8%
State average:

86.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 70
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 387
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 258
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,103
  • Less than 1 year of college: 394
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,415
  • Associate degree: 1,167
  • Bachelor's degree: 6,749
  • Master's degree: 6,321
  • Professional school degree: 884
  • Doctorate degree: 1,577

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 203
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 41
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 218
  • 9th grade: 104
  • 10th grade: 257
  • 11th grade: 115
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 260
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,752
  • Less than 1 year of college: 810
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,888
  • Associate degree: 1,803
  • Bachelor's degree: 6,460
  • Master's degree: 5,729
  • Professional school degree: 1,658
  • Doctorate degree: 1,101

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.0%Males
  • 1.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 2.8%Males
  • 1.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 27.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.7%Males
  • 3.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 7.4%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.0%Males
  • 1.2%Females
Ellicott City marital status for males
Ellicott City marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,986
  • One, attached: 3,724
  • Two: 297
  • 3 or 4: 574
  • 5 to 9: 1,529
  • 10 to 19: 2,048
  • 20 to 49: 1,510
  • 50 or more: 681
  • Mobile homes: 32

Median worth of mobile homes: $272,476

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Ellicott City:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ellicott City
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (61.9%)
  • Electricity (30.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Wood (0.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Electricity (54.9%)
  • Utility gas (41.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 682
Here:

7.5%
Maryland:

12.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 617
Here:

17.8%
Maryland:

13.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 297
Here:

10.5%
Maryland:

17.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)