Davidsonville 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 14,008 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Davidsonville is the 69th largest community in Maryland.
Davidsonville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.44% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Davidsonville is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Davidsonville who work in management occupations (18.31%), office and administrative support (14.13%), and sales jobs (13.89%).
Also of interest is that Davidsonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.96% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
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, Davidsonville is worth considering.
Davidsonville 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.
In Davidsonville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.15 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Davidsonville is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.89% of adults in Davidsonville 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 Davidsonville in 2010 was $59,142, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $236,568 for a family of four.
The people who call Davidsonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Davidsonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Davidsonville include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Davidsonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.