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.
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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 a very car-oriented town. 96.95% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Highfield-Cascade is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Highfield-Cascade has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.