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
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, 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 is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Highfield-Cascade, the average commute to work is 33.93 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
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.