Highfield-Cascade is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 1,112 people and just one neighborhood, Highfield-Cascade is the 220th largest community in Maryland. Highfield-Cascade has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Highfield-Cascade is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Highfield-Cascade is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Highfield-Cascade who work in healthcare (16.04%), management occupations (14.29%) and office and administrative support (10.78%).
Also of interest is that Highfield-Cascade has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Highfield-Cascade has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Highfield-Cascade has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Highfield-Cascade than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Highfield-Cascade may be for you.
In Highfield-Cascade, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.40 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Highfield-Cascade 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.