Halethorpe, MD


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Halethorpe is a medium-sized town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 31,837 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Halethorpe is the 31st largest community in Maryland.

Unlike some towns, Halethorpe isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Halethorpe are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Halethorpe is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Halethorpe who work in office and administrative support (17.45%), sales jobs (9.75%), and management occupations (7.70%).

Also of interest is that Halethorpe has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Like elsewhere in America, most people in Halethorpe use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Halethorpe‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.

The citizens of Halethorpe are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.82% of adults in Halethorpe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Halethorpe in 2010 was $26,268, which is lower middle income relative to Maryland, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $105,072 for a family of four. However, Halethorpe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Halethorpe is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Halethorpe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Halethorpe residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Halethorpe include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Halethorpe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.