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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Jarrettsville is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jarrettsville who work in management occupations (16.31%), office and administrative support (13.86%), and sales jobs (11.27%).
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.
Jarrettsville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Jarrettsville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Jarrettsville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 40.18 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Jarrettsville is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Jarrettsville isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 96.60% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
Jarrettsville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Jarrettsville are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.17% of adults in Jarrettsville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jarrettsville in 2018 was $43,267, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $173,068 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jarrettsville include German, Polish, English, Italian, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Jarrettsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.