North Beach is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 2,015 people and just one neighborhood, North Beach is the 194th largest community in Maryland.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in North Beach 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.
Occupations and Workforce
North Beach is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.28% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, North Beach is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Beach who work in office and administrative support (14.16%), sales jobs (11.02%) and management occupations (9.41%).
North Beach is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around North Beach, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that North Beach has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
North Beach 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 North Beach is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In North Beach, the average commute to work is 37.72 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.
In North Beach, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though North Beach is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.