Wilton is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,999 people and just one neighborhood, Wilton is the 84th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Wilton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Wilton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wilton who work in office and administrative support (14.69%), healthcare (9.85%) and teaching (8.97%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.88% 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
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, Wilton is worth considering.
Wilton is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.