Alfred is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,019 people and just one neighborhood, Alfred is the 118th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Alfred is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Alfred is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Alfred who work in office and administrative support (10.83%), sales jobs (9.88%) and food service (9.34%).
Also of interest is that Alfred has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Alfred has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Alfred a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.