Parkman - Kingsbury Area is a tiny town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 1,805 people and just one neighborhood, Parkman - Kingsbury Area is the 238th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Parkman - Kingsbury Area is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.72% of the Parkman - Kingsbury Area workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Parkman - Kingsbury Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Parkman - Kingsbury Area who work in office and administrative support (12.87%), management occupations (8.33%) and teaching (8.04%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Parkman - Kingsbury 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, Parkman - Kingsbury Area’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.
Parkman - Kingsbury Area’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Parkman - Kingsbury Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Parkman - Kingsbury Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Parkman - Kingsbury Area does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.