Friendship Village is an urbanized, unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States. Inclusive within the Friendship Village CDP is the Village of Friendship Heights. (See also: Friendship Heights.) The population was 4,512 at the 2000 census.
Friendship Village is located at 38°57′45″N 77°5′25″W / 38.96250°N 77.09028°W / 38.96250; -77.09028 (38.962510, −77.090181).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.05503 square miles (0.1425 km), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 4,512 people, 2,995 households, and 1,003 families residing in the area. The population density was 81,992/sq mi (31,657/km²): this is the highest population density of any incorporated or census-designated place in the United States. There were 3,189 housing units at an average density of 57,950/sq mi (20,521/km²).
The racial makeup of the area was 83.91% White, 4.52% African American, 0.11% Native American, 8.09% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.95% from other races, and 2.39% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.96% of the population.
There were 2,995 households out of which 6.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 28.4% were married couples living together, 3.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 66.5% were non-families. 61.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 25.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.51 and the average family size was 2.31.
In the area, the population was spread out with 5.9% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 30.7% from 25 to 44, 26.1% from 45 to 64, and 32.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 51 years. For every 100 females, there were 66.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 65.2 males.
The median income for a household in the area was $61,532, and the median income for a family was $80,497. Males had a median income of $70,500 versus $57,500 for females. The per capita income for the area was $53,689. About 4.6% of families and 5.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 6.7% of those age 65 or over.