Snow Hill 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 2,086 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Snow Hill is the 188th largest community in Maryland.
Snow Hill is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.16% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Snow Hill is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Snow Hill who work in office and administrative support (15.84%), sales jobs (11.55%), and food service (9.66%).
One of the nice things about Snow Hill is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Despite the fact that it is a small town, Snow Hill has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the town for affordable transportation.
The education level of Snow Hill citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.32% of adults 25 and older in Snow Hill have a college degree.
The per capita income in Snow Hill in 2010 was $20,663, which is low income relative to Maryland, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $82,652 for a family of four. However, Snow Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Snow Hill is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Snow Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Snow Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Snow Hill include German, English, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Snow Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.