Limestone is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,240 people and just one neighborhood, Limestone is the 140th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Limestone isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Limestone are a mix of both white- and blue-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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.59% 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
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.79 minutes getting to work every day.
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.