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.
Finksburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 sales jobs (13.86%), management occupations (13.85%), and office and administrative support (13.28%).
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.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Finksburg has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Finksburg has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Finksburg than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Finksburg may be for you.
One downside of living in Finksburg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Finksburg, the average commute to work is 32.66 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Finksburg are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.27% of adults in Finksburg have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Finksburg in 2010 was $39,556, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $158,224 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 Asian. 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 Tagalog.