Prince George's County is located in western Maryland. The County Seat is Upper Marlboro and the largest city is Bowie. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 904,430 and the 2010 census population was 863,519. The land area is 482.69 square miles and there are 1788.8 persons per square mile.
26.6% of the population is White, 65.1% is Black or African American, 16.2% is Hispanic or Latino, 4.5% is Asian, 1% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.6% is two or more races. 85.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 29.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $269,800, there are 303,441 households, an average of 2.81 persons per household. The per capita income is $32,344, the median household income is $73,623, and 9.4% of the persons in Prince George's County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 72,759. Retail sales (in $1000) were $9,209,683, and sales per capita were $11,060. The percentage of black-owned firms is 54.5%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 37.8%.
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