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.
Because of many things, Accokeek is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Accokeek really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Accokeek perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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.
The citizens of Accokeek are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.29% of adults in Accokeek have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
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.