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.
Unlike some towns, Stevensville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Stevensville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stevensville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stevensville who work in office and administrative support (16.96%), sales jobs (12.61%), and management occupations (9.96%).
Because of many things, Stevensville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Stevensville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Stevensville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Stevensville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Stevensville 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.
In Stevensville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.76 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Stevensville is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.21% of adults in Stevensville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Stevensville in 2010 was $38,468, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $153,872 for a family of four.
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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Stevensville include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Stevensville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.