Mardela Springs is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 347 people and just one neighborhood, Mardela Springs is the 256th largest community in Maryland. Mardela Springs has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Mardela Springs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mardela Springs is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mardela Springs who work in office and administrative support (25.64%), teaching (13.68%) and food service (13.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Mardela Springs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mardela Springs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Mardela Springs is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Being a small town, Mardela Springs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.