Pittsfield is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 4,077 people and just one neighborhood, Pittsfield is the 81st largest community in Maine. Much of the housing stock in Pittsfield was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Pittsfield is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pittsfield is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pittsfield who work in office and administrative support (13.24%), sales jobs (13.19%) and teaching (7.39%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Pittsfield 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. Pittsfield has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pittsfield than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pittsfield may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Pittsfield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.