Avenue is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 3,416 people and just one neighborhood, Avenue is the 157th largest community in Maryland.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Avenue is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Avenue is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Avenue who work in management occupations (12.79%), office and administrative support (9.60%) and sales jobs (9.24%).
Also of interest is that Avenue 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, Avenue is worth considering.
One downside of living in Avenue is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Avenue, the average commute to work is 35.34 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small town, Avenue has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.