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 professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Parkville who work in office and administrative support (14.18%), management occupations (8.16%), and sales jobs (8.10%).
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.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Parkville use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Parkville‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
The population of Parkville overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Parkville, 24.35% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Parkville in 2010 was $27,955, 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 $111,820 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 Irish, Italian, English, and African.
The most common language spoken in Parkville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.