Limestone is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,257 people and just one neighborhood, Limestone is the 140th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Limestone is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Limestone is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Limestone who work in office and administrative support (20.64%), business and financial occupations (8.26%) and sales jobs (8.05%).
Also of interest is that Limestone has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.59% 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
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Limestone spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.79 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Limestone is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.