Woodstock - Greenwood Area is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 3,325 people and just one neighborhood, Woodstock - Greenwood Area is the 198th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Woodstock - Greenwood Area isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Woodstock - Greenwood Area are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woodstock - Greenwood Area is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodstock - Greenwood Area who work in office and administrative support (11.93%), food service (8.38%) and management occupations (7.67%).
A relatively large number of people in Woodstock - Greenwood Area telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.25% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
Another notable thing is that Woodstock - Greenwood Area is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter 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!) Woodstock - Greenwood Area 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. Woodstock - Greenwood Area has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Woodstock - Greenwood Area than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Woodstock - Greenwood Area may be for you.