Richmond is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,383 people and just one neighborhood, Richmond is the 105th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Richmond isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Richmond are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Richmond is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Richmond who work in office and administrative support (16.26%), sales jobs (10.62%) and teaching (9.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Richmond’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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!) Richmond 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. Richmond has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Richmond than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Richmond may be for you.
In Richmond, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.32 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.