Starks - Mercer Area is a tiny town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,289 people and just one neighborhood, Starks - Mercer Area is the 226th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Starks - Mercer Area isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Starks - Mercer Area are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Starks - Mercer Area is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Starks - Mercer Area who work in office and administrative support (20.15%), management occupations (9.00%) and teaching (5.62%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Starks - Mercer Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Starks - Mercer Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Starks - Mercer Area, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.61 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Starks - Mercer Area doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.