Addison - Columbia Area is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,215 people and just one neighborhood, Addison - Columbia Area is the 213th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Addison - Columbia Area, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.02% of Addison - Columbia Area’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Addison - Columbia Area is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Addison - Columbia Area who work in farm management occupations (12.48%), management occupations (10.07%) and office and administrative support (9.29%).
In addition, many people in Addison - Columbia Area have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Addison - Columbia Area has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Addison - Columbia Area has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Addison - Columbia Area than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Addison - Columbia Area may be for you.
One of the nice things about Addison - Columbia Area is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.