Belcamp, MD


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Belcamp is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 11,733 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Belcamp is the 75th largest community in Maryland.

Belcamp is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Belcamp is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Belcamp who work in office and administrative support (14.58%), sales jobs (10.20%), and business and financial occupations (8.42%).

Also of interest is that Belcamp has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Belcamp 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.

One downside of living in Belcamp, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.07 minutes every day commuting to work.

The overall education level of Belcamp citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.35% of adults in Belcamp have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Belcamp in 2010 was $33,732, which is middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $134,928 for a family of four. However, Belcamp contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Belcamp is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Belcamp home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Belcamp residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Belcamp include Irish, Italian, English, and African.

The most common language spoken in Belcamp is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.