Maryland has a population of 6,003,435. In the year 2020, there were 163,384 firearms sold in Maryland. That's one firearm sold for every 36.7 people in the state. Maryland ranks in the #44 position in terms of per capita gun sales, and in the #30 position in absolute firearm sales for the most recent year. For every McDonald’s restaurant in Maryland there are 1.31 gun dealers.