Emmitsburg Jobs

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    C.R. England - Emmitsburg, MD

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
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    Farmer's Insurance - Emmitsburg, MD

    Farmers Group, Inc. was founded in 1928, and has since grown to be the country’s third-largest home and auto carrier as well as the top special product carrier in the U.S. We are...

    from Farmer's Insurance - 14 days ago
  • Experienced Truck Drivers - New 4¢ per Mile Increase

    Roehl Transport - Emmitsburg, MD

    Need another $5k in YOUR pocket?Heck Yeah! You may already know us as a top paying company— now we are the top paying company! We boosted pay in our Primary Commercial Zone! We...

    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 9 days ago
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Emmitsburg, Maryland

Emmitsburg was founded in 1785 and is in Frederick County, Maryland, just south of the Mason-Dixon line separating Maryland from Pennsylvania. Emmitsburg was the site the Union had originally fortified to stop the Confederate invasion of the north in June of 1863. Half the town was burned to the ground in a mysterious fire on the night of June 23. Folklore has it that 'The Great Fire,' as it was known, was started by a Union sympathizer to prevent advancing Confederates from taking supplies from the town. However fate spared the town a battle - which took place 12 miles north of it in the adjoining town of Gettysburg. The town was briefly held by the retreating confederate on July 4th. Emmitsburg's population was 2,290 at the 2000 census. It is the home of Mount St. Mary's University. The National Fire Academy is also located in Emmitsburg on the former campus of St. Joseph's College - today known as the National Emergency Training Center. The current mayor of Emmitsburg is James...more

Emmitsburg Careers

Among the most common occupations in Emmitsburg are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Service occupations, 23%; and Sales and office occupations, 21%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Emmitsburg, Maryland work for companies, 18 percent work for the government and 2 percent are self-employed.

Emmitsburg Industries

The leading industries in Emmitsburg, Maryland are Educational, health and social services, 24%; Construction, 13%; and Manufacturing, 11%. Simply Hired's Emmitsburg job listings indicate that the following industries in Emmitsburg are hiring the most workers:

Emmitsburg Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Emmitsburg, Maryland is $27,906, and the median income of households in Emmitsburg was $38,710.

Average Salaries in Emmitsburg, MD

Emmitsburg, MD


According to our Emmitsburg Trends data, the number of Emmitsburg, Maryland jobs has decreased by 25% since August 2013.
Emmitsburg job trends

Emmitsburg Employment Statistics

Population of Emmitsburg
Total population 2,290
Male 43.41%
Female 56.59%
Median age 37.3
Emmitsburg Housing
Owner-occupied homes 56.1%
Median cost of a home $104,700
Median mortgage payment $713
Renter-occupied homes 43.9%
Vacant housing 5.9%
Median monthly rent $477
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $32,578
Median for all female full-time $23,235
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 13%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 20%
$50,000 to $74,999 22%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12%
High school graduate 38%
Some college, no degree 14%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 13%
Marital Status
Never married 33%
Currently married 48%
Separated 2%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 7%
White 99%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Emmitsburg Commute
Carpool 14.8%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 29 minutes