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 14,120 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Davidsonville is the 69th largest community in Maryland.
Davidsonville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.03% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Davidsonville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Davidsonville who work in management occupations (17.75%), sales jobs (12.61%), and office and administrative support (11.09%).
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.
Davidsonville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Davidsonville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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.
One downside of living in Davidsonville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Davidsonville, the average commute to work is 34.50 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small town, Davidsonville 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.
Davidsonville is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.71% 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 $60,534, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $242,136 for a family of four.
Davidsonville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. 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 Vietnamese.