Scotland is a very small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 1,699 people and just one neighborhood, Scotland is the 163rd largest community in Connecticut.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Scotland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Scotland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Scotland is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scotland who work in office and administrative support (17.09%), sales jobs (11.83%) and management occupations (8.54%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Scotland is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Scotland really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Scotland perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
As is often the case in a small town, Scotland doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.