Hallowell is a very small city located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,379 people and just one neighborhood, Hallowell is the 137th largest community in Maine. Hallowell has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Hallowell is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.37% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hallowell is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hallowell who work in teaching (14.41%), management occupations (11.86%) and office and administrative support (11.86%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.34% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small city, Hallowell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.