Winterport is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,784 people and just one neighborhood, Winterport is the 93rd largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Winterport is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winterport is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Winterport who work in sales jobs (11.54%), food service (10.40%) and office and administrative support (10.04%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Winterport is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Winterport really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Winterport perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small town, Winterport does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.