Orrington is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,707 people and just one neighborhood, Orrington is the 95th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Orrington is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Orrington is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Orrington who work in management occupations (15.99%), office and administrative support (12.08%) and teaching (9.69%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Orrington 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, Orrington really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Orrington 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.
Being a small town, Orrington does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.