Crownsville, MD

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Living in Crownsville

Crownsville 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 1,834 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Crownsville is the 200th largest community in Maryland.

Crownsville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Crownsville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Crownsville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.42% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Crownsville is a town of professionals, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crownsville who work in office and administrative support (10.43%), management occupations (9.42%), and business and financial occupations (9.13%).

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

Of important note, Crownsville is also a town of artists. Crownsville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Crownsville’s character.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Crownsville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Crownsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Crownsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Crownsville may be for you.

Crownsville 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.

Crownsville is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 43.54% of adults in Crownsville 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 Crownsville in 2018 was $84,397, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $337,588 for a family of four. However, Crownsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Crownsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crownsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Crownsville include German, Irish, English, Russian, and Welsh.

The most common language spoken in Crownsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Russian and Polish.

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