Parkville, MD

Parkville profile

Living in Parkville

Parkville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 31,570 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Parkville is the 33rd largest community in Maryland.

Parkville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Parkville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Parkville who work in office and administrative support (15.28%), sales jobs (8.86%), and healthcare (7.22%).

Also of interest is that Parkville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

For the size of the town, public transportation in Parkville is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Parkville, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.

The education level of Parkville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.29% of adults in Parkville have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Parkville in 2018 was $31,990, which is lower middle income relative to Maryland, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,960 for a family of four. However, Parkville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Parkville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Parkville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Parkville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Parkville include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Parkville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.