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 736 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 $56,607.
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 (19.26%), teaching (10.76%) and sales jobs (9.63%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Church Hill is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Church Hill really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Church Hill perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
In Church Hill, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.70 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Church Hill does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.