Vassalboro is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 4,306 people and just one neighborhood, Vassalboro is the 78th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Vassalboro is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vassalboro is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Vassalboro who work in office and administrative support (17.30%), sales jobs (9.32%) and management occupations (7.31%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Vassalboro 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, Vassalboro really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Vassalboro 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.
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!) Vassalboro 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. Vassalboro has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Vassalboro than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Vassalboro may be for you.