Mardela Springs is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 348 people and just one neighborhood, Mardela Springs is the 256th largest community in Maryland. Much of the housing stock in Mardela Springs was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Mardela Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mardela Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mardela Springs is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Mardela Springs who work in food service (16.91%), office and administrative support (15.44%) and sales jobs (12.50%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Mardela Springs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mardela Springs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Mardela Springs is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
As is often the case in a small town, Mardela Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.