Curtis Bay 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 7,779 people and just one neighborhood, Curtis Bay is the 100th largest community in Maryland.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Curtis Bay isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Curtis Bay are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Curtis Bay is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Curtis Bay who work in office and administrative support (16.10%), management occupations (14.64%) and sales jobs (7.20%).
Curtis Bay is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Curtis Bay, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Curtis Bay has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Curtis Bay 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.
In Curtis Bay, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.98 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.