Sidney is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 4,251 people and just one neighborhood, Sidney is the 83rd largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Sidney is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sidney is a town of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sidney who work in office and administrative support (12.88%), management occupations (12.70%) and sales jobs (10.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Sidney 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, Sidney really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Sidney 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.
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, Sidney is worth considering.