Newburgh is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 1,531 people and just one neighborhood, Newburgh is the 180th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Newburgh is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Newburgh is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newburgh who work in office and administrative support (15.74%), healthcare (13.61%) and sales jobs (12.54%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Newburgh is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Newburgh really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Newburgh perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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, Newburgh is worth considering.
Newburgh 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.