Naval Academy, Maryland

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Naval Academy, Maryland
Anne Arundel County Maryland Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Naval Academy Highlighted.svg
Coordinates: 38°58′59″N 76°29′23″W / 38.98306°N 76.48972°W / 38.98306; -76.48972Coordinates: 38°58′59″N 76°29′23″W / 38.98306°N 76.48972°W / 38.98306; -76.48972
Country United States
State Maryland
County Anne Arundel
 • Total0.8 sq mi (2.2 km2)
 • Land0.5 sq mi (1.4 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
 • Total4,802
 • Density8,801/sq mi (3,398.1/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
21402 (administration & faculty), 21412 (student dormitory)
Area code(s)410
FIPS code24-55050

Naval Academy is a census-designated place (CDP) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States, which covers the campus of the United States Naval Academy. The population was 4,802 at the 2010 census.[1]


According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.85 square miles (2.2 km2), of which 0.54 square miles (1.4 km2) is land and 0.31 square miles (0.8 km2), or 36.85%, is water.[1]


Historical population
Census Pop.

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 4,264 people, 249 households, and 225 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 7,706.5 people per square mile (2,993.3/km²). There were 263 housing units at an average density of 475.3/sq mi (184.6/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 87.10% White, 5.49% African American, 0.33% Native American, 2.95% Asian, 0.12% Pacific Islander, 1.83% from other races, and 2.18% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.94% of the population.

There were 249 households out of which 65.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 87.1% were married couples living together, 2.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 9.6% were non-families. 7.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 1.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.37 and the average family size was 3.56.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 8.0% under the age of 18, 80.5% from 18 to 24, 8.8% from 25 to 44, 2.4% from 45 to 64, and 0.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 21 years. For every 100 females, there were 373.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 436.8 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $63,333, and the median income for a family was $63,750. Males had a median income of $6,536 versus $6,585 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $11,491. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.


  1. ^ a b c "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Naval Academy CDP, Maryland". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 3, 2013.
  2. ^ "CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING (1790-2000)". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2010-07-17.
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.