Blue Hill & Surry 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 4,143 people and just one neighborhood, Blue Hill & Surry is the 126th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Blue Hill & Surry is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Blue Hill & Surry is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blue Hill & Surry who work in office and administrative support (11.09%), healthcare (9.07%) and management occupations (8.71%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Blue Hill & Surry’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Blue Hill & Surry is worth considering.
One of the nice things about Blue Hill & Surry 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.