Westfield - Mars Hill Area is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,674 people and just one neighborhood, Westfield - Mars Hill Area is the 187th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Westfield - Mars Hill Area is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Westfield - Mars Hill Area is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Westfield - Mars Hill Area who work in office and administrative support (16.13%), management occupations (12.38%) and sales jobs (8.25%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.62% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Westfield - Mars Hill Area’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Westfield - Mars Hill Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Westfield - Mars Hill Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.