Mount Vernon - Rome Area is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,213 people and just one neighborhood, Mount Vernon - Rome Area is the 172nd largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Mount Vernon - Rome Area isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mount Vernon - Rome Area are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Vernon - Rome Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Vernon - Rome Area who work in management occupations (10.71%), sales jobs (10.01%) and office and administrative support (9.24%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Mount Vernon - Rome Area is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Mount Vernon - Rome Area’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.
The overall crime rate in Mount Vernon - Rome Area is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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, Mount Vernon - Rome Area is worth considering.