Highfield-Cascade is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 1,131 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
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, 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.
As is often the case in a small town, Highfield-Cascade doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.