Windham is a medium-sized town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 17,816 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Windham is the 13th largest community in Maine.
Windham real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although Windham house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Windham is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Windham is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windham who work in office and administrative support (14.07%), management occupations (11.62%), and sales jobs (10.78%).
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!) Windham 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. Windham has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Windham than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Windham may be for you.
Being a small town, Windham does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Windham citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.30% of adults in Windham have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Windham in 2010 was $31,503, which is wealthy relative to Maine, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,012 for a family of four. However, Windham contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Windham home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windham residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Windham include English, French , Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Windham is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Serbo-Croatian.