Winslow, ME


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Living in Winslow

Winslow is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 7,551 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Winslow is the 36th largest community in Maine.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Winslow is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winslow is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winslow who work in office and administrative support (16.66%), sales jobs (9.66%), and teaching (7.61%).

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, Winslow has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Winslow a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

The citizens of Winslow are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.54% of adults in Winslow having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Winslow in 2010 was $24,050, which is middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,200 for a family of four. However, Winslow contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Winslow home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Winslow residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Winslow include English, French Canadian, Irish, and German.

The most common language spoken in Winslow is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Hindi.