Winthrop is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 5,987 people and just one neighborhood, Winthrop is the 51st largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Winthrop is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winthrop is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winthrop who work in management occupations (15.16%), office and administrative support (14.68%) and sales jobs (8.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Winthrop has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Winthrop a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Winthrop does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.