Finksburg is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 11,351 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Finksburg is the 77th largest community in Maryland.
Housing costs in Finksburg are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Maryland.
Unlike some towns, Finksburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Finksburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Finksburg is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Finksburg who work in office and administrative support (13.12%), management occupations (12.97%), and sales jobs (12.93%).
Also of interest is that Finksburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Finksburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Finksburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Finksburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.17 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Finksburg is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.92% of adults in Finksburg have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Finksburg in 2010 was $40,167, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $160,668 for a family of four.
The people who call Finksburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Finksburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Finksburg include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Finksburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.