Leeds is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,309 people and just one neighborhood, Leeds is the 139th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Leeds, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.88% of Leeds’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Leeds is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Leeds who work in office and administrative support (13.91%), sales jobs (7.24%) and healthcare suport services (5.92%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Leeds’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, Leeds is worth considering.
One downside of living in Leeds is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Leeds, the average commute to work is 33.42 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Leeds 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.