Woodbine, MD

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Living in Woodbine

Woodbine is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 12,325 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodbine is the 76th largest community in Maryland.

Woodbine home prices are not only among the most expensive in Maryland, but Woodbine real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Woodbine is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.16% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Woodbine is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodbine who work in management occupations (18.49%), office and administrative support (10.70%), and computer science and math (8.17%).

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

A relatively large number of people in Woodbine telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.27% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Woodbine is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Woodbine really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Woodbine perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

One downside of living in Woodbine is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Woodbine, the average commute to work is 36.43 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Woodbine are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.21% of adults in Woodbine have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Woodbine in 2018 was $52,141, which is upper middle income relative to Maryland, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $208,564 for a family of four.

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

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

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