South Thomaston & Owls Head 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 3,178 people and just one neighborhood, South Thomaston & Owls Head is the 177th largest community in Maine.
Real Estate Prices
South Thomaston & Owls Head real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although South Thomaston & Owls Head house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, South Thomaston & Owls Head isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in South Thomaston & Owls Head are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, South Thomaston & Owls Head is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in South Thomaston & Owls Head who work in office and administrative support (12.97%), farm management occupations (11.08%) and sales jobs (10.20%).
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, South Thomaston & Owls Head is worth considering.
South Thomaston & Owls Head is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.72 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small town, South Thomaston & Owls Head doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.