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. Much of the housing stock in Highfield-Cascade was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Highfield-Cascade isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Highfield-Cascade are a mix 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.
One downside of living in Highfield-Cascade, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.40 minutes every day commuting to work.
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.