Prince George's County Planning Department

Population Growth 2012 to 2013 in Maryland

Maryland Department of Planning Press Release
Reveals Population Growth in Central Maryland

Population Growth in Central Maryland, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, breaks down as follows:

Population Growth Chart

Population Growth Chart  2014

View/download MDP Press Release: State Population Gains Largely in Central Maryland.

Maryland is the 14th fastest growing state among the 50 states and the District of Columbia. 

Population mobility in rural counties is still limited in the rural counties due to the recent recession and the collapse of the housing market, compared to Central Maryland. Even in Southern Maryland, while it led the state in population growth in the 2000s, the growth in population has slowed since 2010.