Church Hill is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 745 people and just one neighborhood, Church Hill is the 234th largest community in Maryland. Church Hill has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Church Hill, where the median household income is $50,417.
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Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Church Hill is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Church Hill is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Church Hill who work in office and administrative support (18.63%), sales jobs (10.25%) and teaching (9.01%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Church Hill is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Church Hill’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Church Hill is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Church Hill, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.86 minutes every day commuting to work.
Church Hill is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.