Churchton is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 4,903 people and just one neighborhood, Churchton is the 130th largest community in Maryland.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Churchton are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Maryland.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Churchton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Churchton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Churchton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Churchton who work in office and administrative support (17.54%), management occupations (11.49%) and business and financial occupations (9.19%).
Also of interest is that Churchton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Churchton 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. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
One downside of living in Churchton, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 39.17 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Despite being a small town, Churchton 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.