Linthicum Heights is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 11,197 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Linthicum Heights is the 79th largest community in Maryland.
Housing costs in Linthicum Heights are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Maryland.
Linthicum Heights is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Linthicum Heights is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Linthicum Heights who work in office and administrative support (19.15%), management occupations (11.36%), and sales jobs (10.11%).
Also of interest is that Linthicum Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Linthicum Heights is worth considering.
The percentage of people in Linthicum Heights who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.08% of adults in Linthicum Heights have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Linthicum Heights in 2010 was $35,273, which is middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $141,092 for a family of four. However, Linthicum Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Linthicum Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Linthicum Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Linthicum Heights include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Linthicum Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.