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 737 people and just one neighborhood, Church Hill is the 234th largest community in Maryland. Much of the housing stock in Church Hill was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Church Hill economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Church Hill, where the median household income is $50,417.
Occupations and Workforce
Church Hill is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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
Because of many things, Church Hill is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Church Hill a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Church Hill has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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. 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 33.86 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.