Woolwich - Georgetown Area is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Maine. With a population of 4,534 people and just one neighborhood, Woolwich - Georgetown Area is the 114th largest community in Maine.
Real Estate Prices
Woolwich - Georgetown Area real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although Woolwich - Georgetown Area house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Woolwich - Georgetown Area isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Woolwich - Georgetown Area are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woolwich - Georgetown Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woolwich - Georgetown Area who work in sales jobs (10.20%), office and administrative support (9.21%) and teaching (8.98%).
Of important note, Woolwich - Georgetown Area is also a town of artists. Woolwich - Georgetown Area has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Woolwich - Georgetown Area’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.91% 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
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, Woolwich - Georgetown Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Woolwich - Georgetown Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Woolwich - Georgetown Area is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.