Fruitland is a very small city located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 5,215 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fruitland is the 128th largest community in Maryland.
Fruitland is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.66% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Fruitland is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fruitland who work in sales jobs (13.68%), office and administrative support (13.20%), and management occupations (11.73%).
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Fruitland, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Fruitland provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Being a small city, Fruitland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Fruitland is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.75% of adults in Fruitland have a college degree.
The per capita income in Fruitland in 2010 was $25,164, which is lower middle income relative to Maryland, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,656 for a family of four. However, Fruitland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fruitland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fruitland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fruitland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fruitland include German, Italian, Irish, and Czechoslovakian.
The most common language spoken in Fruitland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Korean.