Limington is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,759 people and just one neighborhood, Limington is the 97th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Limington isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Limington are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Limington is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Limington who work in office and administrative support (17.27%), sales jobs (12.78%) and teaching (9.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Limington is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Limington 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, Limington has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Limington’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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!) Limington 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. Limington has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Limington than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Limington may be for you.
One downside of living in Limington is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Limington, the average commute to work is 37.91 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Limington doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.