Plympton is a very small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 2,873 people and just one neighborhood, Plympton is the 280th largest community in Massachusetts.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Plympton 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 Massachusetts.
Occupations and Workforce
Plympton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Plympton is a town of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Plympton who work in management occupations (16.40%), office and administrative support (15.01%) and sales jobs (8.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Plympton is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Plympton’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Plympton, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.76 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.