Top 10 Most Affluent African-American Neighborhoods in the United States

Fredrick Ngugi Nov 7, 2017 at 04:01am

November 07, 2017 at 04:01 am | Lifestyle

Fredrick Ngugi

Fredrick Ngugi | Contributor

November 07, 2017 at 04:01 am | Lifestyle

Mitchellville, Maryland

Mitchellville, Maryland. Photo credit: Pinsdaddy

Mitchellville, Maryland

With an estimated population of 10,967 people and 3,148 households, Mitchellville is an unincorporated and census-designated area in Prince George’s County, Maryland. The estate was named after John Mitchell, who owned the Essington Hall plantation that encompassed much of the area.

Mitchellville is home to an upper-middle-class African-American community, with at least 85.4 percent of its population being black. It has a median household income of $109,184. Only 1.9 percent of residents living in this community are below the poverty line.

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