Westminster is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 7,463 people and just one neighborhood, Westminster is the 212th largest community in Massachusetts.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Westminster isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Westminster are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Westminster is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westminster who work in office and administrative support (15.93%), management occupations (10.65%) and teaching (8.06%).
Also of interest is that Westminster has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Westminster 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, Westminster’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.