Keedysville is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 1,162 people and just one neighborhood, Keedysville is the 218th largest community in Maryland. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Keedysville, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Keedysville, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Keedysville’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Keedysville does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $93,250.
Occupations and Workforce
Keedysville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.05% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Keedysville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Keedysville who work in office and administrative support (18.18%), management occupations (13.56%) and teaching (9.71%).
Also of interest is that Keedysville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.29% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Keedysville 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, Keedysville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Keedysville 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 Keedysville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 37.13 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.