Huntingtown is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 3,311 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Huntingtown is the 155th largest community in Maryland.
Huntingtown home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Huntingtown real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Huntingtown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Huntingtown is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Huntingtown who work in management occupations (18.66%), office and administrative support (17.90%), and teaching (8.11%).
Also of interest is that Huntingtown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Huntingtown is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Huntingtown really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Huntingtown perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Huntingtown, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 38.04 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Huntingtown is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.58% of adults in Huntingtown have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Huntingtown in 2010 was $37,152, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $148,608 for a family of four.
Huntingtown is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Huntingtown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Huntingtown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Huntingtown include English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Huntingtown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.