A small town located in Maryland, Temple Hills has a population of just under 9,000. Children under 5 make up a larger portion of the population here (9%) than nationally (6%), making it a great place to raise a family, though young professionals outpace national averages as well. With an average age of just under 35, the town's residents skew notably younger than most cities in Maryland. Just 33% of residents own their homes in Temple Hills, as most rent. The average rent of $1,407 per month is roughly equal to the state average.
Averaging about 44 minutes, the commute time for Temple Hills residents is slower than the Maryland average of about 36 minutes. Many residents (38%) drive their car or truck to work, while public transportation is used by just 11% of the town. Not many residents commute to work on foot.
There are four primary industries in Temple Hills: public administration, healthcare, entertainment, and retail. Together, these industries account for 30% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the town. Temple Hills workers take home an average annual income of just over $77K, less than the state average. However, Temple Hills compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345. Compared to the state average, Temple Hills has a relatively high percentage of residents older than 25 with a high school degree or equivalent (20%). Additionally, 12% have a Bachelor's degree and 4% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree.