Indian Head Charles County, Maryland

Indian Head: Town in Charles County, Maryland, United States

About

Indian Head is a town located in the county of Charles in the U.S. state of Maryland. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,844 and a population density of 1,205 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,787 inhabitants.

The town was created 102 years ago in 1919.

Indian Head Quick Facts

Population : 3,787 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maryland (United States)
County : Charles County
Postal code : 20640
Phone Area Codes : 240, 301
Area : 3.19 km2
Altitude : 105 feet / 32 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1920 (102 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone, America/New_York
Local time : 16:31:44 (28th May 2022)
Density : 1,187 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.51% (2010-2020)
Indian Head locator map
Location of Indian Head on Maryland map.
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US Army UH-60 %2B USMC personnel
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Geography

Indian Head is located at 38°36'0"N 77°9'44"W (38.6001200, -77.1622000).

Indian Head map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Indian Head decreased by 1.51% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,844 - census
2011 3,924 2.04% estimation process
2012 3,912 -0.31% estimation process
2013 3,914 0.05% estimation process
2014 3,862 -1.35% estimation process
2015 3,842 -0.52% estimation process
2016 3,804 -1% estimation process
2017 3,801 -0.08% estimation process
2018 3,806 0.13% estimation process
2019 3,802 -0.11% estimation process
2020 3,787 -0.4% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 263,670
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 274,525
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -4.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 274,534
April 1, 2010 Population : 274,549
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.1%
People over 65 (%) : 18.6%
Female persons, % : 51.6%
White only, percent : 71.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 17.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.7%
Asians alone % : 8.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 19.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 56.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 12,325
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 16.5%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 128,930

Indian Head zip code is 20640. County name: Charles, County fips: 24017

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 128,930
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $217,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,013
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $906
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,120
Permits for construction, 2020 : 667
2015-2019 Households : 99,850
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.61
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,008,546
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,969,273
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 285,412
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 4,292,714
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,586
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $62,110
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $33,284
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 6,187
2019 total employment : 110,453
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 4,638,036
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 3.4%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 17,834
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 21,211
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 11,850
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,026
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,969
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 15,444
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,425
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 18,637
2010 population per square mile : 494.1
2010 land area in square miles : 555.70

People born in Indian Head (2)

People born in Indian Head, including poet Katherine Hoskins, admiral Norvell G. Ward, .

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Schools in Indian Head

College & universities near Indian Head, MD

Code Name City ZIP
480930 Paul Mitchell the School-Woodbridge Woodbridge (VA) 22192

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Indian Head, MD

Code Name Address Type
WDB Woodbridge station 1040 Express Way RAIL
LOR Lorton station 8006 Lorton Road RAIL
QAN Quantico 550 Railroad Avenue RAIL
ALX Union Station 110 Callahan Drive RAIL
BCV Burke Centre 10399 Premier Court RAIL

Post offices near Indian Head

Post Office Name City ZIP
Indian Head Post Office Indian Head (MD) 20640

Other cities in Charles County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Charles County , MD.

City Name Population Title
Waldorf 67,752 Census designated place
Saint Charles 36,376 City in St.
Bennsville 11,923 Census designated place in Maryland, United States
La Plata 9,800 Town in Maryland, United States
Bryans Road 7,244 Census designated place
Middletown 4,910 Town in Maryland, USA
Potomac Heights 1,117 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Indian Head distances to largest Maryland cities