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. Much of the housing stock in Woodstock was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Woodstock economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Woodstock, where the median household income is $116,750.00.
Woodstock is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 95.65% 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 (22.35%), sales jobs (17.69%), and office and administrative support (10.51%).
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", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
In Woodstock, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.99 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Woodstock, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Woodstock is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 60.94% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Woodstock in 2010 was $50,904, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $203,616 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, English, Italian, and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Woodstock's cultural character, accounting for 19.23% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Woodstock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Chinese.