Maryland Heights

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Maryland Heights is a city in St. Louis County. The population was 25,756 at the 2000 census.

Geography

Maryland Heights is located at 38°43′10″N, 90°26′51″W (38.719551, -90.447467).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 23.6 mi². 21.4 mi² of it is land and 2.2 mi² of it (9.29%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 25,756 people, 11,302 households, and 6,419 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,204.4/mi². There were 11,846 housing units at an average density of 553.9/mi². The racial makeup of the city was 85.35% White, 5.58% African American, 0.20% Native American, 7.11% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.71% from other races, and 1.02% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.33% of the population.

There were 11,302 households out of which 25.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.2% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.2% were non-families. 33.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.25 and the average family size was 2.94.

In the city the population was spread out with 21.5% under the age of 18, 9.8% from 18 to 24, 37.2% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 9.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 97.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $48,689, and the median income for a family was $58,487. Males had a median income of $40,700 versus $30,613 for females. The per capita income for the city was $24,918. About 3.8% of families and 5.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.6% of those under age 18 and 8.2% of those age 65 or over.

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