Shaftsbury is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 3,531 people and just one neighborhood, Shaftsbury is the 40th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Shaftsbury is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Shaftsbury is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shaftsbury who work in office and administrative support (14.08%), management occupations (10.09%) and sales jobs (9.14%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Shaftsbury’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Shaftsbury has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Shaftsbury a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Shaftsbury doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.