Jarrettsville is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 2,978 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jarrettsville is the 166th largest community in Maryland.
Jarrettsville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Jarrettsville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Jarrettsville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.77% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Jarrettsville is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jarrettsville who work in management occupations (20.43%), sales jobs (13.16%), and office and administrative support (9.45%).
Also of interest is that Jarrettsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Jarrettsville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Jarrettsville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Jarrettsville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Jarrettsville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Jarrettsville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Jarrettsville, the average commute to work is 39.55 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Jarrettsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Jarrettsville are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.02% of adults in Jarrettsville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Jarrettsville in 2010 was $36,921, which is middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $147,684 for a family of four.
The people who call Jarrettsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jarrettsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Jarrettsville include Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Jarrettsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.