Accokeek is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 11,114 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Accokeek is the 80th largest community in Maryland.
Accokeek home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Accokeek real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Accokeek is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.10% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Accokeek is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Accokeek who work in office and administrative support (15.27%), management occupations (12.59%), and business and financial occupations (9.59%).
Also of interest is that Accokeek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Accokeek is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Accokeek’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Accokeek, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 43.96 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Accokeek is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.29% of adults in Accokeek have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Accokeek in 2018 was $52,052, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $208,208 for a family of four.
Accokeek is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Accokeek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Accokeek residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Accokeek include African, German, Jamaican, English, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Accokeek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.