Aspen Hill 61 Below average
Aspen Hill Livability #334 ranked city in Maryland#22,165 ranked city in the USARanks better than 24% of areas
A Aspen Hill Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Aspen Hill Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% higher than Maryland
Aspen Hill
13939% more expensive than the US average
12121% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Aspen Hill cost of living
D+ Aspen Hill Crime Total crime is 5% lower than Maryland
Total crime
2,3868% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 428% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-9%Year over year crime is down
Aspen Hill crime
C Aspen Hill Employment Household income is 6% higher than Maryland
Median household income
$80,57646% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$36,29722% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%22% higher than the US average
Aspen Hill employment
F Aspen Hill Housing Home value is 38% higher than Maryland
Median home value
$400,700117% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,57666% higher than the US average
Home ownership
64%1% higher than the US average
Aspen Hill real estate or Aspen Hill rentals
F Aspen Hill Schools HS graduation rate is 3% lower than Maryland
High school grad. rates
84%1% higher than the US average
School test scores
37%26% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Aspen Hill K-12 schools
A Aspen Hill User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in Aspen Hill
Overall user rating
80% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
100% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
65% 3 total surveys
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      Living in Aspen Hill, MD

      Located in the state of Maryland, Aspen Hill is a mid-sized city with a population of 52,028 inhabitants. Aspen Hill has a population density of 5,414 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. More than a quarter of the residents of Aspen Hill identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 29% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language.

      Whether you’re moving to a new town to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Aspen Hill could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Maryland if you know where to search. Using the livability score which includes data from categories like cost of living, weather, education, employment, you can easily compare the best places to live in Aspen Hill and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Aspen Hill to Maryland and the national average.

      Using data and statistics Aspen Hill has received a livability score of 56/100. This score is ranked in the 10th percentile when compared to all other cities. This score ranks well below the national average. With such a low livability score, it might be worth investigating a little further. Something also worth noting is that Aspen Hill ranks among some of the lowest scoring cities in the USA, with more than 90% of cities obtaining a higher score. If we probe a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that Aspen Hill has higher than average rankings for the following: amenities (A). Aspen Hill does not fare well for the following: cost of living (F), education (F) and housing (F). It might be wise to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Aspen Hill, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.

      Assuming that Aspen Hill meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Aspen Hill. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Aspen Hill are simply unattainable. The median home price for Aspen Hill homes is $400,700, which is 38% higher than the Maryland average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Aspen Hill, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 5, which is 31.6% higher than the Maryland average.

      Aspen Hill transportation information

      StatisticAspen HillMarylandNational
      Average one way commute37min32min26min
      Workers who drive to work66.9%73.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool12.2%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit16.0%8.9%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.9%2.4%2.8%
      Working from home3.3%4.4%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (2)2354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (9)8711

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      Source: The Aspen Hill, MD data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).