Frostburg, a small town in Maryland, has a population of approximately 9,000. Young adults aged 15-24 make up a higher percentage of the population here (41%) than nationally (14%), meaning they will find plenty of opportunities, while young professionals are less well-represented. Overall, the town's residents, with an average age of just over 35, are younger than most cities in Maryland. Renters slightly outnumber homeowners in Frostburg by a small 55%-46% margin, driven in part by a relatively reasonable average rent that is $504/month lower than the state average. Over the course of a year, renters in Frostburg will save around $6,000 compared to the state average.
Among residents older than 25 in Frostburg, 5% have earned a Bachelor's degree and 7% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. There are three primary industries in Frostburg: education, healthcare, and entertainment. Combined, these industries make up 19% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in sales, as 5% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. Frostburg workers earn an average annual income of about $49K, about $44,000 less than the Maryland average. Frostburg's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.
With an average commute time of about 22 minutes, faster than most cities in Maryland, Frostburg residents are well aware that it isn't overly time-consuming to travel to work. Driving a car or truck is the most common way to get to work, opted for by 31% of commuters, while public transportation is not extensively used. Walking (6%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number is significantly higher than the national average.
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