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South Gate, MD (Maryland) Houses and Residents

South Gate,MD index of house prices

Total population: 29,867 (Urban population: 28,732, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 14,060 (13,086 occupied: 6,414 owner occupied, 6,971 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

52%
State:

34%

Housing density: 2,228 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $456,458.

Median contract rent in 2016: $628 (lower quartile is $567, upper quartile is $1,394)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,258


Median gross rent in South Gate, MD in 2016: $711

Housing units in South Gate with a mortgage: 4,389 (532 second mortgage, 526 home equity loan, 31 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 871


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South Gate, Maryland Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $305,373 (it was $132,900 in 2000)
South Gate:

$305,373
Maryland:

$306,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $230,070 - $348,774

Household type by relationship:

Households: 523,523
  • In family households: 446,432 (97,396 male householders, 41,866 female householders)
    105,955 spouses, 153,971 children (143,390 natural, 3,378 adopted, 7,203 stepchildren), 11,866 grandchildren, 5,147 brothers or sisters, 5,066 parents, 7,373 other relatives, 13,819 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 77,091 (27,830 male householders (20,470 living alone)), 32,286 female householders (26,725 living alone)), 16,975 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 14,133 (7,339 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

87,003 married couples with children.
24,525 single-parent households (5,795 men, 18,730 women).

89.0% of residents of South Gate speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
3.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
4.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (34% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 30% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (61% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 4,181 (12.5%)
(44.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.2
State:

7.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in South Gate, Maryland:

  • 15no bedroom
  • 481 bedroom
  • 6372 bedrooms
  • 2,9203 bedrooms
  • 1,8734 bedrooms
  • 1705+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to South Gate population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Gate, Maryland:

  • 228no bedroom
  • 2,1961 bedroom
  • 2,4422 bedrooms
  • 6393 bedrooms
  • 1084 bedrooms
  • 225+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to South Gate population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in South Gate in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 110no vehicle
  • 1,4881 vehicle
  • 2,6172 vehicles
  • 1,0603 vehicles
  • 2784 vehicles
  • 1105+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to South Gate population

Cars and other vehicles available in South Gate in renter-occupied apartments

  • 573no vehicle
  • 3,1721 vehicle
  • 1,6402 vehicles
  • 1893 vehicles
  • 504 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to South Gate population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in South Gate, Maryland:

  • 01 room
  • 152 rooms
  • 1093 rooms
  • 3084 rooms
  • 5895 rooms
  • 1,0126 rooms
  • 1,1817 rooms
  • 1,4508 rooms
  • 9999+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to South Gate population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Gate, Maryland:

  • 2211 room
  • 5502 rooms
  • 1,0963 rooms
  • 1,5414 rooms
  • 1,5655 rooms
  • 4036 rooms
  • 957 rooms
  • 1048 rooms
  • 609+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to South Gate population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • South Gate, MD household income distribution

  • 517Less than $10,000
  • 268$10,000 to $14,999
  • 303$15,000 to $19,999
  • 552$20,000 to $24,999
  • 478$25,000 to $29,999
  • 527$30,000 to $34,999
  • 447$35,000 to $39,999
  • 561$40,000 to $44,999
  • 484$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,028$50,000 to $59,999
  • 962$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,435$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,155$100,000 to $124,999
  • 799$125,000 to $149,999
  • 389$150,000 to $199,999
  • 290$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 6131995 to March 2000
  • 4001990 to 1994
  • 2621985 to 1989
  • 2841980 to 1984
  • 1651975 to 1979
  • 1601970 to 1974
  • 861965 to 1969
  • 214Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to South Gate population
South Gate commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 292
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 967
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,903
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,466
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,180
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,338
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,313
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 538
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 451
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,099
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 801
  • 90 or more minutes: 312
South Gate, MD Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 62.5%
Number of people working at home: 946 (5.1% of all workers)

South Gate mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 13,012 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 2,058 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 56 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 16 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 27 (0%)
  • Railroad: 120 (1%)
  • Taxi: 45 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 37 (0%)
  • Walked: 177 (1%)
  • Other means: 112 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 265 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 7,659
 Unclassified or not reported: 5,274
 German: 3,904
 Irish: 2,282
 English: 1,786
 United States or American: 1,665
 Italian: 1,537
 Polish: 992
 Scottish: 401
 Scotch-Irish: 379
 French (except Basque): 274
 European: 258
 Russian: 193
 African: 189
 French Canadian: 142
 Welsh: 129
 Dutch: 123
 Czech: 122
 British: 117
 Ukrainian: 116
 Lithuanian: 107
 Hungarian: 94
 Norwegian: 93
 Greek: 87
 Canadian: 73
 Swedish: 71
 Jamaican: 56
 Portuguese: 50
 Brazilian: 47
 Danish: 45
 Finnish: 39
 Iranian: 37
 Nigerian: 37
 Slovak: 36
 Egyptian: 34
 Swiss: 30
 Austrian: 30
 Guyanese: 29
 Barbadian: 23
 Latvian: 20
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 19
 Cape Verdean: 16
 Czechoslovakian: 16
 South African: 13
 Albanian: 11
 British West Indian: 11
 Lebanese: 10
 Eastern European: 9
 Croatian: 9
 Australian: 8
 Pennsylvania German: 8
 Scandinavian: 8
 Belgian: 7
 Yugoslavian: 7

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

  • 35%Korea
  • 7%Philippines
  • 5%Guatemala
  • 5%India
  • 4%United Kingdom
  • 3%Jamaica
  • 2%Panama

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

  • This state: 16,497
  • Other state: 9,396
  • Northeast: 3,211
  • Midwest: 1,456
  • South: 3,961
  • West: 768

49% of South Gate residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Maryland.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 67
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 48
  • 5th and 6th grade: 40
  • 7th and 8th grade: 163
  • 9th grade: 138
  • 10th grade: 164
  • 11th grade: 198
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 252
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,567
  • Less than 1 year of college: 853
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,661
  • Associate degree: 413
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,527
  • Master's degree: 666
  • Professional school degree: 104
  • Doctorate degree: 40

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 52
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 22
  • 5th and 6th grade: 109
  • 7th and 8th grade: 205
  • 9th grade: 192
  • 10th grade: 208
  • 11th grade: 153
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 460
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,120
  • Less than 1 year of college: 997
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,691
  • Associate degree: 678
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,076
  • Master's degree: 462
  • Professional school degree: 33
  • Doctorate degree: 42

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

South Gate marital status for males
South Gate marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,973
  • One, attached: 2,826
  • Two: 46
  • 3 or 4: 176
  • 5 to 9: 1,026
  • 10 to 19: 3,158
  • 20 to 49: 345
  • 50 or more: 89
  • Mobile homes: 134

Median worth of mobile homes: $62,614

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.4%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in South Gate:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in South Gate
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (55.3%)
  • Electricity (35.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)
  • Wood (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (57.0%)
  • Electricity (38.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 309
Here:

8.5%
Maryland:

14.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 121
Here:

7.5%
Maryland:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 279
Here:

15.5%
Maryland:

21.7%

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)