Hallowell is a very small city located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,343 people and just one neighborhood, Hallowell is the 137th largest community in Maine. Much of the housing stock in Hallowell was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
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%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.34% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.