Windsor & Peru is a tiny town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 1,743 people and just one neighborhood, Windsor & Peru is the 308th largest community in Massachusetts.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Windsor & Peru is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Windsor & Peru is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windsor & Peru who work in management occupations (11.63%), office and administrative support (11.42%) and healthcare (8.88%).
Also of interest is that Windsor & Peru has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Windsor & Peru’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Windsor & Peru is worth considering.
One downside of living in Windsor & Peru, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.73 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Windsor & Peru does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.