Greene is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 4,358 people and just one neighborhood, Greene is the 76th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Greene is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greene is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greene who work in office and administrative support (19.14%), sales jobs (10.56%) and management occupations (7.95%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Greene is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Greene a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Greene has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Greene’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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, Greene has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Greene a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Greene 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.