Woodstock is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 7,648 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodstock is the 105th largest community in Maryland. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Woodstock, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Woodstock, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Woodstock’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Woodstock does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $116,069.00.
Woodstock is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 95.51% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Woodstock is a town of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodstock who work in management occupations (23.67%), sales jobs (17.54%), and office and administrative support (9.54%).
Also of interest is that Woodstock has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Woodstock is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
In Woodstock, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.47 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Woodstock. 57.51% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Woodstock in 2010 was $48,755, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $195,020 for a family of four.
Woodstock is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Woodstock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodstock residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Woodstock include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
In addition, Woodstock has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.70%).
The most common language spoken in Woodstock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Chinese.