Hurlock is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 2,057 people and just one neighborhood, Hurlock is the 190th largest community in Maryland.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Hurlock, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.76% of Hurlock’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hurlock is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hurlock who work in office and administrative support (20.17%), management occupations (7.75%) and sales jobs (6.27%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Hurlock 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. Hurlock has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hurlock than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hurlock may be for you.
Hurlock is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
As is often the case in a small town, Hurlock doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.