Forest Heights is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 2,559 people and just one neighborhood, Forest Heights is the 180th largest community in Maryland.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Forest Heights isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Forest Heights are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Forest Heights is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Forest Heights who work in office and administrative support (18.21%), sales jobs (14.79%) and food service (8.72%).
Also of interest is that Forest Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Forest Heights, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.47 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
In Forest Heights, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Forest Heights is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.