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 90.73% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Myersville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Myersville who work in office and administrative support (14.62%), management occupations (14.42%), and teaching (9.47%).
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.
Because of many things, Myersville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Myersville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Myersville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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 36.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Myersville are among the most well-educated in the nation: 49.77% of adults in Myersville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Myersville in 2010 was $39,413, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $157,652 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 Laotian.