is a town located in Baltimore County, Maryland
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 29,123.
Geography\nPikesville is located at 39°22'45" North, 76°42'18" West (39.379039, -76.705091)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 32.1 km²
). 32.1 km² (12.4 mi²) of it is land and 0.08% is water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 29,123 people, 12,747 households, and 8,145 families residing in the town. The population density
is 906.8/km² (2,348.4/mi²). There are 13,391 housing units at an average density of 417.0/km² (1,079.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 86.39% White, 8.52% African American
, 0.09% Native American
, 3.49% Asian
, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.50% from other races, and 1.00% from two or more races. 1.50% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 12,747 households out of which 24.1% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.9% are married couples living together, 7.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 36.1% are non-families. 30.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 14.9% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.25 and the average family size is 2.81.
In the town the population is spread out with 19.7% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 24.4% from 25 to 44, 27.0% from 45 to 64, and 23.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 45 years. For every 100 females there are 86.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 81.0 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $58,598, and the median income for a family is $78,002. Males have a median income of $52,079 versus $37,179 for females. The per capita income for the town is $41,035. 6.9% of the population and 5.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 4.4% are under the age of 18 and 11.5% are 65 or older.