Twain Harte is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 2,163 people and just one neighborhood, Twain Harte is the 616th largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Twain Harte are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Twain Harte is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.83% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Twain Harte is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Twain Harte who work in food service (15.69%), office and administrative support (15.59%) and maintenance occupations (14.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Twain Harte is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
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, Twain Harte has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Twain Harte 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, Twain Harte doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.