Union Bridge, MD


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Union Bridge is a tiny town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 971 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Union Bridge is the 227th largest community in Maryland. Union Bridge has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Unlike some towns, Union Bridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Union Bridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Union Bridge is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Union Bridge who work in office and administrative support (15.21%), sales jobs (12.30%), and teaching (10.74%).

One downside of living in Union Bridge, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.63 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small town, Union Bridge doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The education level of Union Bridge citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.19% of adults 25 and older in Union Bridge have a college degree.

The per capita income in Union Bridge in 2010 was $25,273, 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 $101,092 for a family of four. However, Union Bridge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Union Bridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.