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.
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Occupations and Workforce
Highfield-Cascade is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Highfield-Cascade is a town of professionals, construction workers and builders and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Highfield-Cascade who work in healthcare (16.41%), office and administrative support (12.12%) and management occupations (11.36%).
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
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Highfield-Cascade is worth considering.
One downside of living in Highfield-Cascade, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.93 minutes every day commuting to work.
Highfield-Cascade is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Highfield-Cascade isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 96.95% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.