Ashland - Masardis Area is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 1,967 people and just one neighborhood, Ashland - Masardis Area is the 197th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Ashland - Masardis Area is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.18% of the Ashland - Masardis Area workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Ashland - Masardis Area is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashland - Masardis Area who work in office and administrative support (12.38%), management occupations (8.98%) and sales jobs (6.24%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Ashland - Masardis Area is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ashland - Masardis Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ashland - Masardis Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Ashland - Masardis Area does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.