Searsport - Frankfort Area is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maine. With a population of 6,080 people and just one neighborhood, Searsport - Frankfort Area is the 176th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Searsport - Frankfort Area is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Searsport - Frankfort Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Searsport - Frankfort Area who work in office and administrative support (11.07%), teaching (10.40%) and sales jobs (9.94%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Searsport - Frankfort Area is worth considering.
One of the nice things about Searsport - Frankfort Area is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Searsport - Frankfort Area doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.