Delmar is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 3,021 people and just one neighborhood, Delmar is the 162nd largest community in Maryland. Delmar has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Delmar, where the median household income is $48,158.
Occupations and Workforce
Delmar is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Delmar is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Delmar who work in sales jobs (18.66%), office and administrative support (12.03%) and food service (8.61%).
Of important note, Delmar is also a town of artists. Delmar has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Delmar’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle