Davidsonville 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 14,416 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Davidsonville is the 69th largest community in Maryland.
Davidsonville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.70% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Davidsonville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Davidsonville who work in management occupations (16.31%), office and administrative support (11.02%), and sales jobs (9.61%).
Also of interest is that Davidsonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.35% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Davidsonville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Davidsonville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Davidsonville is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Davidsonville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.26 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Davidsonville are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.09% of adults in Davidsonville 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 Davidsonville in 2018 was $60,384, which is wealthy relative to Maryland and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $241,536 for a family of four.
Davidsonville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Davidsonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Davidsonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Davidsonville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Davidsonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.