Stevensville, MD

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Living in Stevensville

Stevensville is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 6,930 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Stevensville is the 107th largest community in Maryland.

Housing costs in Stevensville 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.

Stevensville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.75% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Stevensville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stevensville who work in management occupations (16.54%), sales jobs (12.66%), and office and administrative support (8.94%).

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

Stevensville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Stevensville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Stevensville 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 Stevensville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.02 minutes every day commuting to work.

The education level of Stevensville citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.65% of adults in Stevensville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Stevensville in 2018 was $42,532, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $170,128 for a family of four.

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

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