Avon - New Vineyard Area is a tiny town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,868 people and just one neighborhood, Avon - New Vineyard Area is the 229th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Avon - New Vineyard Area is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Avon - New Vineyard Area is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Avon - New Vineyard Area who work in management occupations (11.58%), office and administrative support (11.06%) and sales jobs (9.70%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.53% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Avon - New Vineyard Area is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
Avon - New Vineyard Area’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, Avon - New Vineyard Area is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Avon - New Vineyard Area doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.