Jonesboro - Jonesport Area is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,719 people and just one neighborhood, Jonesboro - Jonesport Area is the 236th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Jonesboro - Jonesport Area is a blue-collar town, with 40.56% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Jonesboro - Jonesport Area is a town of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jonesboro - Jonesport Area who work in farm management occupations (23.93%), office and administrative support (12.90%) and sales jobs (10.28%).
In addition, many people in Jonesboro - Jonesport Area have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Jonesboro - Jonesport Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Jonesboro - Jonesport Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Jonesboro - Jonesport Area is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.81 minutes getting to work every day.