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 350 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
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, Mardela Springs is worth considering.
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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Mardela Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.