Lonaconing is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 1,151 people and just one neighborhood, Lonaconing is the 216th largest community in Maryland. Lonaconing has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lonaconing is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lonaconing is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lonaconing who work in office and administrative support (20.93%), sales jobs (9.07%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (8.84%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Lonaconing’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small town, Lonaconing does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.