Bolton is a very small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 4,952 people and just one neighborhood, Bolton is the 131st largest community in Connecticut.
Occupations and Workforce
Bolton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.36% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bolton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bolton who work in sales jobs (12.17%), management occupations (10.74%) and office and administrative support (9.70%).
Also of interest is that Bolton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Bolton is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Bolton a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Bolton has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Bolton’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small town, Bolton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.