Myersville is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 1,708 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Myersville is the 203rd largest community in Maryland.
Housing costs in Myersville are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Maryland.
Myersville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.76% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Myersville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Myersville who work in office and administrative support (13.35%), management occupations (13.15%), and business and financial occupations (12.15%).
Also of interest is that Myersville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Myersville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Myersville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Myersville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Myersville, the average commute to work is 36.27 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Myersville, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Myersville is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.14% 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 Myersville in 2010 was $39,153, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $156,612 for a family of four.
The people who call Myersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Myersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Myersville include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Myersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.