Chaplin is a very small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 2,262 people and just one neighborhood, Chaplin is the 156th largest community in Connecticut.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chaplin is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chaplin is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chaplin who work in office and administrative support (13.67%), teaching (8.20%) and management occupations (8.12%).
Also of interest is that Chaplin 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, Chaplin is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Chaplin 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, Chaplin has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Chaplin’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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, Chaplin has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Chaplin a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.