Anson is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,463 people and just one neighborhood, Anson is the 135th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Anson is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.83% of the Anson workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Anson is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Anson who work in sales jobs (11.67%), office and administrative support (8.19%) and farm management occupations (7.74%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Anson is worth considering.
Anson is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.