Bowdoin & Bowdoinham is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 5,980 people and just one neighborhood, Bowdoin & Bowdoinham is the 116th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bowdoin & Bowdoinham is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bowdoin & Bowdoinham is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bowdoin & Bowdoinham who work in office and administrative support (12.01%), sales jobs (10.47%) and management occupations (9.81%).
Of important note, Bowdoin & Bowdoinham is also a town of artists. Bowdoin & Bowdoinham has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bowdoin & Bowdoinham’s character.
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!) Bowdoin & Bowdoinham 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. Bowdoin & Bowdoinham has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bowdoin & Bowdoinham than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bowdoin & Bowdoinham may be for you.
In Bowdoin & Bowdoinham, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Bowdoin & Bowdoinham 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.