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 21,133 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 88.02% 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 (15.14%), office and administrative support (11.91%), and sales jobs (9.34%).
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.
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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.59 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
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.
The education level of Millersville ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Millersville, 48.18% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Millersville in 2010 was $46,146, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $184,584 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 Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Millersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.