Owings Mills, Maryland is a town with a population of approximately 34,000. With an average age of just under 35, the city's population skews decidedly younger than most cities in Maryland. By a narrow 53%-47% margin, renters hold a slight majority over homeowners in Owings Mills despite an average rent of $1,479/month, which exceeds the state average by $132 a month.
Owings Mills residents have an average commute of about 37 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the prevailing means of commuting to work, selected by 45% of commuters, while public transportation is used by only 6% of the population. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
There are four primary industries in Owings Mills: healthcare, retail, public administration, and scientific. Combined, these industries make up 29% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 8% of the city's population works in sales, which ranks as the top field in the city. With an average annual income of around $86,000, Owings Mills workers earn about $7,000 less than their peers elsewhere in Maryland. However, Owings Mills compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345. Owings Mills has a high percentage of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 10% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctorate. In addition, 20% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.