Forest Heights Jobs

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    C.R. England - Forest Heights, MD

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
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    Swift Transportation Co - Millersville, MD

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    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 48 minutes ago
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    U.S. Air Force - Sandy Spring, MD

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    from U.S. Air Force - 3 hours ago
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Forest Heights, Maryland

Forest Heights is a town in Prince George's County, Maryland, United States, with an African-American majority population, and part of the larger postal designation Oxon Hill, MD. The town straddles both sides of dual-lane Maryland Route 210 and includes two elementary schools. The population was 2,585 at the 2000 census, a decline from approximately 3,600 in 1960 when households had more children. A few homes were built in the 1930s, but most of the town developed in the 1940s and early 1950s, consisting of single-family homes with some streets of duplex homes. In those days many town residents worked at the adjacent U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, but virtually none do now. The Capital Beltway was opened in the early 1960s through the town, including the Woodrow Wilson Bridge crossing to the major city Alexandria, Virginia, which when fully widened in mid-2008 will provide relief from today's horrendous commuter traffic backups. Forest Heights is bordered on the North by the...more

Forest Heights Careers

Among the most common occupations in Forest Heights are Sales and office occupations, 29%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 14%. Approximately 59 percent of workers in Forest Heights, Maryland work for companies, 32 percent work for the government and 1 percent are self-employed.

Forest Heights Industries

The leading industries in Forest Heights, Maryland are Public administration, 16%; Educational, health and social services, 16%; and Transportation and warehousing, and utilities, 11%. Simply Hired's Forest Heights job listings indicate that the following industries in Forest Heights are hiring the most workers:

Forest Heights Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Forest Heights, Maryland is $35,489, and the median income of households in Forest Heights was $57,697.
 

Average Salaries in Forest Heights, MD

Forest Heights, MD

$35,000
 

According to our Forest Heights Trends data, the number of Forest Heights, Maryland jobs has increased by 260% since April 2013.
Forest Heights job trends

Forest Heights Employment Statistics

Population of Forest Heights
Total population 2,585
Male 47.04%
Female 52.96%
Median age 38.2
  
Forest Heights Housing
Owner-occupied homes 91.4%
Median cost of a home $114,900
Median mortgage payment $816
Renter-occupied homes 8.6%
Vacant housing 5.1%
Median monthly rent $1,094
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $35,705
Median for all female full-time $35,273
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2%
$15,000 to $24,999 7%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 22%
$50,000 to $74,999 28%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 10%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 1%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 28%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 9%
Graduate degree 5%
  
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 46%
Separated 3%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 12%
  
Race
White 14%
Black or African American 81%
Asian 3%
Other 2%
  
Forest Heights Commute
Carpool 13.8%
Public transportation 15.1%
Average travel time 34 minutes
  

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