Bethesda, MD offers a cozy, suburban feel with all of the excitement of a big city.
The excitement of the city attracts many young professionals with higher level degrees, which pushes Bethesda to the top of the list of most educated places in the U.S. year after year. According to the U.S. Census (2016), approximately 83% of residents have a Bachelor's degree or higher.
Bethesda is a mix of young professionals, growing families and long-time empty nester residents. In general, the residents tend to be highly educated professionals and lead active lifestyles. The suburban neighborhood feel, multitude of fun activities, and access to high quality education make Bethesda a highly sought-after place to raise a family.