Millersville is a medium-sized coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 21,575 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Millersville is the 51st largest community in Maryland.
Millersville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Millersville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Millersville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.97% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Millersville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Millersville who work in management occupations (14.56%), office and administrative support (11.60%), and sales jobs (9.28%).
Also of interest is that Millersville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Millersville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Millersville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Millersville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Millersville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Millersville 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.
One downside of living in Millersville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Millersville, the average commute to work is 32.78 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Millersville use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Millersville‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Millersville, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Millersville is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.52% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Millersville in 2018 was $54,861, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $219,444 for a family of four.
Millersville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Millersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Millersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Millersville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Millersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.